Madam Cama Marg, Hutatma Rajguru Chowk
Mantralaya, Mumbai 400 032, dated the 19th November 2016.
MAHARASHTRA SETTLEMENT OF ARREARS IN DISPUTES ACT, 2016.
No. SAD 1516/CR 155/Taxation-1.—In exercise of the powers conferred by proviso to subsection (1) of section 4 and sub-section (1) of section 13 of the Maharashtra Settlement of Arrears in Disputes Act, 2016 (Mah. XVI of 2016) and of all other powers enabling it in this behalf, the Government of Maharashtra is hereby make the following rules, namely :—
1. Short Title.—These rules may be called the Maharashtra Settlement of Arrears in Disputes Rules, 2016.
2. Date for payment and submission of proof of payment.—
(1) The fifty per cent. of the requisite amount payable under the Act shall be paid on or before the 30th November 2016 and remaining fifty per cent. amount shall be paid on or before the 31st December 2016.
(2) In the event, when, the aforesaid payment is made on or before the 30th November 2016, or, as the case may be on or before the 31st December 2016, then the proof of payment shall be deemed to have been submitted on the date on which the said payment is made.
Provided that, the benefits accorded under this rule shall not be available, if applicant, has failed, to submit application in Form-1 for Settlement of Arrears in Disputes and withdraw the appeal pending before the appellate authority or Tribunal or, as the case may be, before the Court on or before the 30th November 2016.
By order and in the name of the Governor of Maharashtra,
R. D. BHAGAT,
Deputy Secretary to Government.