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Cabinet approves amendments to Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

In order to provide relief to money lenders, i.e., banks and financial institutions, the Union Cabinet has given green signal on long awaited amendments to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code. This amendment puts red bull’s eye on timelines and maximize the value of an insolvent entity from the resolution plan as a going concern....

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Desist addressing as ‘My Lord’ & ‘Your Lordship’: Rajasthan HC

To honour the mandate of equality enshrined in the Construction of India, the full Court in its meeting dated 14.07.2019 has unanimously resolved to request the counsels and those who appear before the Court to desist from addressing the Hon'ble Judges as 'My Lord' and 'Your Lordship' ....

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Procedural & technical issues on IDS, 2016 clarified

Clarification on certain procedural and technical issues regarding the Income Disclosure Scheme, 2016 (IDS) under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 read with section 195 of the IDS -reg. F.No.225/ 282/ 2017/ITA.II Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue Central Board of Direct Taxes (ITA. II) North Block, New D...

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No proposal to extend last date for filing Income Tax Returns: Govt

Extension of last date for filing IT returns Government has recently changed Form 16 and Form 24 Q to bring more disclosures. In order to enable pre-filling of return of income of salaried taxpayers, the Government has amended Form No. 16 (certificate for tax deduction) and Form No. 24Q (quarterly statement of tax deducted) vide […...

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Cabinet approves Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019

Cabinet approves the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 201, Bill to be introduced in ensuing session of Parliament The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019.  It will replace the banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Ordinance, 2019. The b...

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Initiatives to enhance technology back bone of Income Tax Department

The Government is continuously taking several initiatives to enhance the technology back bone of the Income Tax Department (ITD). ITD is having a dedicated directorate called ‘Directorate of System’ which handles the technology aspects of the various functions of the Department. A brief highlight of the technological developments whic...

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ITR 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 for AY 2019-20 are available for e-Filing

Excel / Java Utility for ITR 1, ITR 2, ITR 3, ITR 4, ITR 5, ITR 6 & ITR 7 for AY 2019-20 / FY 2018-19 are available for e-Filing. Update on 08/07/2019 All Income Tax Return Preparation Software for AY 2019-20 are now available for e-Filing. Update on 04.06.2019 ITR 7 For persons including […]...

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Tax proposals to promote investments in start-ups / sunrise industries

Several tax proposals aim to promote investments in start-ups and sunrise industries in the country​​​​​​​ Lower 25% corporate tax rate is to be applicable to those with annual turnover upto Rs.400 crore  instead of the current limit of Rs.250 crore  Increase in surcharge by 3% for those with taxable income between 2-5 cro...

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Interchangeability of PAN and Aadhaar to file tax return proposed

Lower rate of 25 % Corporate Tax extended to companies with Annual Turnover up to  Rs. 400 crore from earlier cap of upto Rs 250 crore  Interchangeability of PAN and Aadhaar to file tax return proposed 2 % TDS on cash withdrawal exceeding Rs. 1 crore in a year from a bank account to encourage […]...

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No scrutiny of Start-ups related to valuations of share premiums 

Start-ups and their investors filing requisite declarations not to be subjected to any scrutiny regarding valuations of share premiums  E-verification mechanism proposed for establishing identity of the investor and source of his funds TV programme proposed exclusively for Start-ups within the DD bouquet of channels Government to launch ...

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