"04 July 2019" Archive

Last date to opt alternate GST composition scheme extended

NA (04/07/2019)

It was recommended that the last date for filing the said intimation may be extended. Accordingly, a corrigendum dated 01.07.2019 to Circular No. 97/16/2019-GST has been issued extending the last date for filing the intimation for availing this benefit from 30.04.2019 to 31.07.2019....

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Invitation to Submit Articles on Union Budget 2019

TAXGURU invites you to be a part of ‘BUDGET 2019 Knowledge Sharing Campaign‘. The campaign has been initiated with the intent of congregating an overview on The Union Budget 2019. This would enable professionals all over the country to understand what is expected of the said budget and will enlighten them about the changes mad...

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FAQs on Companies Act, 2013- ICAI e-book

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ON THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013 (Revised July, 2019 Edition) To keep the members abreast of the frequent developments and also to develop their understanding about the intricacies of various new provisions of the Companies Act, 2013, the Corporate Laws & Corporate Governance Committee (CL&CGC) of the Institut...

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Key Highlights of Economic Survey 2018-19

The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman tabled the Economic Survey 2018-19 in the Parliament today. The Key Highlights of Economic Survey 2018-19 are as follows:...

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Important Judgment on Credit Card Interest and interest for delay by builder

INEQUITABLE AGREEMENT My builder forced me to pay ‘Penal interest’. But, he does not pay any compensation for delayed completion. What to do? As per the agreement, if the Builder abandons the whole or part of the scheme, the builders liability is limited only to refund of the Amount paid by the allottee without interest […]...

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Speculation loss from share trading cannot be set off against F&O profits

Snowtex Investment Limited Vs Pr. CIT (Supreme Court)

Loss occurred to assessee as a result of its activity of trading in shares (a loss arising from the business of speculation) was not capable of being set off against the profits which it had earned against the business of futures and options since the latter did not constitute profits and gains of a speculative business....

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Assessment U/s. 153C invalid if AO fails to records satisfaction note of searched person

Shri Sushil Golecha Vs ACIT (ITAT Indore)

Initiation of assessment proceedings under section 153C in case of other person, i.e., assessee without  issuing proper satisfaction note by AO of the searched person in favour of AO having jurisdiction of such other person, the proceedings initiated u/s 153C  was void-ab-initio....

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3 year delay in Section12A registration application condoned by HC

CIT Vs Cochin Port Trust (Kerala High Court)

Delay of three years in filing of application for registration under section 12A was condonable as assessee which was enjoying exemption from income-tax from its inception was suddenly faced with the prospect of being made liable under the taxing statute and due to same, assessee had filed applications under Section 12AA with considerable...

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Clarification on BEN -2 FORM

Eform BEN-2 is required to be filed pursuant to Pursuant to Section 90(4) of the Companies Act, 2013 and Rule 4 of the Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Rules 2018, which are reproduced for your reference. Section 90(4): Every company shall file a return of significant beneficial owners of the company and changes therein with the ...

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Format of Authority Letter for Filing NFRA Form 1

Format of Authority Letter for Filing NFRA Form 1 To, Chairperson National Financial Reporting Authority 8th floor, Hindustan Times House Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi- 110001 I, <<Name>>, <<Designation>> hereby authorize following official to sign, fill and submit NFRA-1 on behalf of the organization. Name: Desig...

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