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Govt notifies Promotion of IRS Officers

Order No. F. No. 18/22/2019-E0(SM.11) (31/10/2019)

Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved Empanelment of the following officers for promotion to the grade of Commissioner of Income Tax (CIT) in the Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax) in Level 14 of the Pay Matrix (Rs.144200-218200/-) for the panel years 2017-18 and 2018, w.e.f. the date of assumption of the charge of the...

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Income Tax Refund – Mystery

With the end of ITR Filing season, now the assessee has starts receiving their claimed refund from Income Tax Department. Individuals who have filed their ITR’s before 31st August, 2019 has almost received their refunds. Because, this time, to lower the interest burden on government treasury, Income Tax department has processed refund c...

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Section 68 additions justified on failure to prove identity of share applicants

Royal Rich Developers (P.) Ltd. Vs Pr. CIT (Bombay High Court)

Royal Rich Developers (P.) Ltd. Vs Pr. CIT (Bombay High Court) We notice that during the original assessment as well as the remand proceedings, the assessee was given ample opportunities to produce the share investors which the assessee failed to do. The Assessing Officer thereupon issued the summons to the share purchasers calling upon ...

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Income Tax Amendments for October 2019

Income Tax Notifications, Circulars, Order for the Month  of October 2019 a. Circular 1. Circular no. 29/2019 dated 2nd October 2019– Clarifications in respect of option exercised under section 115BAA (related to lower rate of 22%) inserted through The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019– related to allowability of brought ...

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Introduction to Form 15CA & Form 15CB

Form 15CA is a declaration of remitter used as a tool for collecting information in respect of payments which are chargeable to tax in the hands of recipient non-resident. This is starting of an effective information processing system which may be utilized by the Income tax Department to independently track the foreign remittances and the...

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Factors affecting Gratuity Benefits, Accounting & Taxation of Gratuity Benefits

Gratuity Benefits, Factors affecting Gratuity Benefits, Accounting requirement of Gratuity Benefits, Taxation benefits available to companies in pay as go option and Funding Option and Roll of a Gratuity Trust fund consultant in formation of an Approved Gratuity Trust. This article is an attempt to give more clarity about Gratuity Benefit...

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Compulsory Gratuity Benefit Insurance & Approved Gratuity Trust Formation Process

An Article on requirement of Compulsory Insurance for Gratuity Benefits and Process of Formation of Approved Gratuity Trust Gratuity being an important retirement benefit to employees in the Indian context, is relevant for all organizations (i.e. MNC’s, Schools and Other business entities) having more than 10 employees . Since an employ...

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Order refusing to issue refund is not appeallable u/s 246A but is subject to revision u/s 264

Aditya Marine Limited. Vs DCIT (International Taxation) (Bombay High Court)

If one contrasts section 264 of the Act with noticed that unlike section 246A of the Act which specifies sections of the Act from which an appeal would lie, section 264 of the Act provides for revision from `any order’ under the Act. This is another indication that the Commissioner of Income Tax has very wide powers to correct any order...

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Sec. 68 Addition cannot be made for mere non-compliance of notice by shareholders

DCIT Vs Bhaijee Commodities (P) Ltd. (ITAT Delhi)

AO required assessee-company to prove genuineness of share capital along with premium received by it. Assessee furnished various evidences in that regard. However, AO made addition under section 68 on the ground that in response to summons under section 131 shareholder companies had not appeared for personal deposition....

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Disallowance cannot be made solely on third party information- Section 68/69

CIT Vs Ms Odeon Builders Pvt. Ltd. (Supreme Court)

The entire disallowance in this case is based on third party information gathered by the Investigation Wing of the Department, which have not been independently subjected to further verification by the AO who has not provided the copy of such statements to the appellant, thus denying opportunity of cross examination to the appellant, who ...

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Latest Income Tax News

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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