F.No. 225/ 287 /2017/ITA.II
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
New Delhi, the 18th August, 2017
All Pr. Chief Commissioners of Income Tax,
Subject: Functioning of Regional Committees to deal with Tax Payer Grievances from High Pitched Assessments-reg.
Kindly refer to the above mentioned subject.
2. In April, 2017, Board had called for all India information regarding functioning of Regional Committees to deal with Tax Payer Grievances from High Pitched Assessments. Some of the charges had reported that the Committees had identified some cases as ‘High-Pitched’. It was also reported that some of the cases were pending for consideration before the Committees.
3. In this regard, a two page note has been desired by the Revenue Secretary in respect of each high-pitched assessment case identified by the committee under your charge. Separate notes are required for each such case and the same should contain details of additions made, providing opportunity of being heard, findings of the high pitched committee along with name and designation of the A.O. and Range head.
4. Further, since the submission of last report, if any other case has been found to be high pitched by the Committee, separate note on each case as above may also be furnished. The requisite information may kindly be sent to the Board on or before 22.08.2017 via e-mail/fax.
1. Web Manager, Data Base cell with a request to upload the letter on website ww.irsofficersonline.gov.in
2. Zonal Members, CBDT.