"24 July 2017" Archive

Non-residents allowed to claim Income Tax Refund in Foreign Bank A/c

Income-tax Return Forms for the Assessment Year 2017-18 were notified on 30th March, 2017. A number of representations were received from the non-residents that they are facing difficulties in getting refund as they do not have bank account in India and there is no column in the notified form of return of income for reporting details of f...

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Salient features of system of issuing e-patent certificates

The Government has launched the system of issuing e-patent certificates after grant of patent, by issuing a public notice on 3-7-2017.The salient features are enumerated below:-...

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Introducing Future Wealth Gain insurance plan from Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance

Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance has launched Future Wealth Gain, a unit-linked endowment plan which comes in two variants - Wealth Plus and Wealth Plus Care. Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance is one of the leading private life insurers in the country. ...

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UPI – The new Era of Digital Payments

Think of a situation where you are out for a dinner party with your friends and realize that you are out of cash or have lost or forgotten your wallet at home. It might be even more embarrassing and awkward if you are in the company of few unknown faces....

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Capital Gain Tax applicable on Transfers made by corporate entities under family arrangement /settlement

B.A.Mohota Textiles Traders Pvt. Ltd. Vs The Deputy Commissioner of Income-tax (Bombay High Court)

This appeal under Section 260A of the Income Tax Act, 1961 (Act) challenges the order date 23.4.2002 of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Nagpur (Tribunal) relating to Assessment Year 1995- 96....

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No Interest on Late TDS Payment due to System / Connectivity issues at Bankers’ End

Asstt. Commissioner of Income Tax Vs M/s. Nokia Siemens Networks (P) Ltd. (ITAT Delhi)

In ACIT Vs. M/s. Nokia Siemens Networks (P) Ltd, the Delhi ITAT held that assessee cannot be treated as Assessee- in- Default for Late payment of TDS due to system and connectivity issues at the bankers’ end....

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Whether reassessment proceedings can be initiated on basis of CIT(A)’s directions

Raghunath Devchand Patil Vs Asst. Commissioner of Income Tax (Gujarat High Court)

It is the case on behalf of the petitioner that the assessment for A.Y 2008-2009 is sought to be reopen beyond the period of six years, solely on the directions issued by the learned CIT [A], which has been subsequently set-aside by the learned Tribunal. It is submitted that otherwise, the re-assessment proceedings beyond six years is not...

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No Action Can Be Taken against Tobacco Manufactures under FSSAI Act as it’s not a food product

Jayavilas Tobacco Traders LLP Vs The Designated Officer (Madras High Court)

The only submission made by the learned counsel for the petitioners is that the sale of tobacco would not attract the provisions of the enactment. He further submits that as per Rule 2.3.4 of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations Act, 2011, tobacco shall not be used as ingredients in […]...

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ITAT Confirms Penalty for not attending SCN related to Undisclosed Swiss Bank A/C

Manish Periwal Vs DCIT (ITAT Delhi)

The facts about the Bank Accounts and other circumstances are in the exclusive knowledge of the assessee and non co-operation leads to derailment of It is the duty of every assessee to duly respond to statutory notices failing which the law provides imposition of penalty u/s 271(1)(b) of Rs. 10,000/- each default. In this case, assesse’...

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CBDT Chairman’s Certificate of Appreciation on independence Day

F.No. HRD/PM/425/2/2013-14(Pt.-i)/2261 (24/07/2017)

Kindly refer to this officer letter F.No.HRD/PM1425/2/2017-18/ dated 06.07.2017. Kindly find enclosed herewith the Scheme of Award of Chairmans Certificate of Appreciation on the occasion of the Independence Day....

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