ITAT Kolkata

Retrospective amendment in section 9(1)(vi) cannot override India-Ireland DTAA

Ixia Technologies International Ltd. Vs ACIT(IT) (ITAT Kolkata)

Ixia Technologies International Ltd. Vs ACIT(IT) (ITAT Kolkata) Since assessee`s case is covered by beneficial provisions of the India-Ireland DTAA, hence the retrospective amendment made in the provisions of section 9(1)(vi) of the Act, which provides that royalty would include consideration for transfer of all or any rights in respect o...

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Addition cannot be made by merely relying on 26AS

Mercury Car Rentals Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata)

Mercury Car Rentals Pvt. Ltd. Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata) During the course of assessment proceeding, the AO observed that assessee failed to reconcile interest income to the extent of Rs.67,939/- with its books of accounts and therefore added back the said amount as undisclosed interest income of the appellant as shown in the Form 26AS. [&hel...

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Long-term capital loss on listed shares eligible for set-off against taxable income

M/s. United Investments Vs ACIT (ITAT Kolkata)

M/s. United Investments Vs ACIT (ITAT Kolkata) In this case the assessee had incurred loss on sale of shares after paying STT & these shares were held on investment a/c for period more than 12 months. The assessee claimed that the loss incurred was to be assessed under the head ‘capital gains’ and its set […]...

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No addition u/s 68 for bogus LTCG without substantial evidence

L. K. Prahladka, HUF Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Since assessee had brought all the relevant material to substantiate its claim that transactions of the purchase and sale of shares were genuine and AO had brought nothing controverting material to deny the same, therefore, the long term capital gain (LTCG) on sale of shares of M/s. KAFL claimed as exempt by assessee could not be treated ...

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LTCG from penny stocks cannot be treated as bogus if documentation is in order and no fault found by AO

Chandra Prakash Jhunjhunwala Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata)

Chandra Prakash Jhunjhunwala Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata) FULL TEXT OF THE ITAT JUDGEMENT The captioned appeal filed by the Assessee, pertaining to assessment year 2014-15, is directed against the order passed by the Commissioner of Income Tax (Appeal)-21, Kolkata, which in turn arises out of an assessment order passed by the Assessing Officer ...

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Document which is already on file of AO cannot be treated as additional evidence

DCIT Vs Ashok Walia (ITAT Kolkata)

DCIT Vs Ashok Walia (ITAT Kolkata) As far the second limb of Assessing Officer’s grievance, i.e. against the admission of additional evidence by way of admitting a copy of acknowledgment of the return dated 31.07.2008, we find that this contention is also devoid of legally sustainable merits. A document which is already on the file [&he...

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Penalty cannot be levied for mere filing of Form No. 3CB instead of Form 3CA

M/s. PMC Rubber Chemicals India Pvt. Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Kolkata)

M/s. PMC Rubber Chemicals India Pvt. Ltd. Vs ACIT (ITAT Kolkata) We note that the assessee has filed form no. 3CD and 3CB and the same has not been disputed therefore the tax audit report was on record and hence the penalty should not be levied. However the Assessing Officer disputed that instead of form […]...

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Section 54F Exemption cannot be denied if assessee invests entire consideration in construction of residential house

Vijay Mahipal v. ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

Vijay Mahipal v. ITO (ITAT Kolkata) If the assessee invests the entire consideration in construction of the residential house within three years from the date of transfer he cannot be denied deduction u/s 54F of the Act on the ground that he did not deposit the said amount in capital gain account scheme before the […]...

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Uniform Allowance to staff not Taxable under Fringe Benefits

Mumtaz Hotels Limited Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata)

Mumtaz Hotels Limited Vs DCIT (ITAT Kolkata) CIT(A) opined that the said clothes were not protective ones and they are not uniforms and not compulsory uniform under the statute. We find that the employees’ uniforms have traditionally been used as a functional necessity. It is noted from the record that the assessee assumed the financial...

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Reassessment based on usurpation of jurisdiction on non-existing jurisdiction is invalid

Dipti Mehta Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata)

When income which was the foundation on which he based his belief of escapement of income was absent /disappeared then AO’s very usurpation of jurisdiction was on non-existing jurisdictional fact which rendered his usurpation of jurisdiction to reopen the assessment legally untenable and so null in the eyes of law and therefore, the rea...

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