Text of Rajasthan High Court Order dated 20/09/2017 is as follows :-
1. We have heard counsel for the petitioners Mr. Sanjay Jhanwar with Mr. Prakul Khurana, Mr. Rahul Lakhwani, Ms. Aditi Lodha and Ms. Archana as well as counsel for the respondents Mr. R.D. Rastogi, ASG with Mr. Anand Sharma & Mr. C.S. Sinha, Mr. R.B. Mathur with Ms. Meenal Ghiya, Mr. Siddharth Ranka and Mr. Kinshuk Jain.
2. Looking to the averments which are made in the petition and the reply which has been filed, it appears that the system is not working upto the level and the same is required to be corrected & updated to meet requirements.
3. In that view of the matter, we pass the following directions to come out with the immediate solution:-
(i) Whosoever try to log-in to the system, if the same is not responding, assessee or Chartered Accountant/ or Tax Practitioner will inform immediately by email to the District Information Officer of the concerned District, appointed by Central/State Government.
(ii) Address of the each District Head will be provided. Mr. R.B. Mathur will provide the address of the State Officer and Mr. Sharma and Mr. Ranka will supply address of the Officer of the Central Government.
(iii) Those who inform so by email, their problem will be resolved expeditiously.
4. In the meantime, no coercive action (penal interest, late fees and prosecution) against any of the client of the petitioners members who are referred in the petition and are informing by email, will be protected. The Composition Scheme is extended upto 30.9.2017, therefore, desirous assessee can apply.
4.1 In that view of the matter, those who could not apply under composition scheme upto 16.8.2017, their applications will be accepted and if their case does not fall under composition log-in, they will send it by email and their applications will be accepted w.e.f. 1.7.2017.
List on 5.10.2017.