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Penalty u/s 271(1)(c) cannot be levied if more than one legal view is possible

M/s. Nortel Networks India Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (ITAT Delhi)

M/s. Nortel Networks India Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (ITAT Delhi) In the instant case, the assessee has offered Explanation as why the transaction of loss of security was claimed as business loss. This Explanation has not found to be false by the Assessing Officer. Further, the assessee substantiated the Explanation by way of filing relevant [&he...

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CBDT notifies Cost Inflation Index for Financial Year 2019-20

Notification No. 63/2019- Income Tax (12/09/2019)

CBDT notifies Cost Inflation Index for Financial Year 2019-20 vide Notification No. 63/2019 dated 12th September, 2019. Cost Inflation Index for Financial Year 2019-20 at 289. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF DIRECT TAXES) Notification No. 63/2019- Income Tax New Delhi, the 12th September, 2019 (INCOME-TAX) S....

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Requirement of Accounting & Funding Arrangement for Gratuity Benefits

This article is an attempt to give clarity about requirement of Accounting and Funding Arrangement for Gratuity Benefits. Gratuity shall be payable to an employee on the termination of his employment after he has rendered continuous service for not less than five years, -...

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TDS on Commission to foreign agents having No PE in India for services rendered outside India

Vimta Labs Limited Vs DCIT (ITAT Hyderabad)

ITAT held that the business receipts of the foreign residents are not taxable in India since the agents have no PE in India and therefore, the assessee was not required to make TDS u/s 195 of the Act. Therefore, the assessee’s appeals for all the three A.Ys are allowed....

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Delay due to improper legal advice should be condoned

DCIT Vs Atlas Copco (India) Limited (ITAT Pune)

DCIT Vs Atlas Copco (India) Limited (ITAT Pune) The assessee has raised a legal ground challenging the validity of assessment order passed u/s.143(3) r.w.s. 144C of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (hereinafter also called `the Act’). The moot point is as to whether such a long delay deserves condonation. At this stage, it is relevant to [&hell...

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Extend Tax Audit and related ITR Filing Due Dates

AGFTC & ITBA has made a representation to Smt Nirmala Sitharaman on Hardships to the income tax payers due to delay in providing e-filing platform and frequent amendments in return preparation Utilities and Requested for extending due date for submitting Tax Audit Reports/related Income Tax returns for financial year ended on 31.03.2019 d...

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Directions for giving effect to Income Tax E-assessment Scheme, 2019

Notification No. 62/2019- Income Tax (12/09/2019)

[Notification No. 62/2019 For giving effect to the E-assessment Scheme, 2019 the Central Government hereby makes the following directions ...

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CBDT notifies Income Tax E-assessment Scheme, 2019

Notification No. 61/2019- Income Tax (12/09/2019)

The assessment under E-assessment Scheme, 2019 shall be made as per the following procedure, namely (i) the National e-Assessment Centre shall serve a notice on the assessee under sub-section (2) of section 143, specifying the issues for selection of his case for assessment;...

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Synthesized text of the MLI and the India Serbia DTAA

SYNTHESISED TEXT OF THE MULTILATERAL CONVENTION TO IMPLEMENT TAX TREATY RELATED MEASURES TO PREVENT BASE EROSION AND PROFIT SHIFTING AND THE CONVENTION BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDIA AND THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBLE TAXATION WITH RESPECT TO TAXES ON INCOME AND ON CAPITAL (a...

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Additional depreciation cannot be denied to an entity engaged in business of generation and distribution of power

Pr. CIT Vs NTPC Sail Power Co. Pvt. Ltd. (Delhi High Court)

Pr. CIT Vs NTPC Sail Power Co. Pvt. Ltd. (Delhi High Court) Electricity is capable of abstraction, transmission, transfer, delivery, possession, consumption and use like any other movable property. Following the same logic, to deny the benefit of additional depreciation to a generating entity on the basis that electricity is not an ‘...

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Income tax is the part of your income which you are required to pay to the Indian government for funding various infrastructural developments, pay salaries to those who are employed by the central or the state governments, etc. All the taxes which are imposed are based on law, and the law which governs provisions about taxes on income is the Income Tax Act, 1961.

Income tax needs to be paid by each and every individual, Hindu Undivided Family, Association of Persons, Body of Individuals, companies, corporate firms, local authorities and every artificial juridical person generating any income based on the income tax slab rates.

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