CBDT notifies Assistant Commissioner of Income-tax (e-Verification), Delhi, to act as prescribed Income-tax Authority for the purpose of Section 143(2) of Income Tax Act, 1961 read with rule 12E of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 vide Notification No. 65/2019- Income Tax dated 13th September, 2019.
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
(CENTRAL BOARD OF DIRECT TAXES)
New Delhi, the 13th September, 2019
S.O. 3279(E).—In pursuance of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) and (2) of section 120 and sub-section (2) of Section 143 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961) (hereinafter referred to as said Act), read with rule 12E of the Income-tax Rules, 1962, the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby authorises that the Assistant Commissioner of Income-tax (e-Verification), having headquarter at Delhi, to act as prescribed Income-tax Authority for the purpose of sub-section (2) of section 143 of the said Act, in respect of returns furnished under section 139 or in response to a notice under sub-section (1) of section 142 of the said Act during the financial year commencing on 1st day of April, 2018 for the purposes of issuance of notice under sub-section (2) of section 143 of the said Act.
2. This notification shall come into force from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
PRAJNA PARAMITA, Director