Vishal Garg & Ors. Vs. Union of India & Anr. (Punjab & Haryana High Court), CWP- 19770 -2015, Dated- 15.09.2015
Update 29.09.2015- High Court Directed CBDT to Extend due date of ITR from existing 30.09.2015 to 31st October 2015. Court also provided future guidelines for issuing forms. Check Link- Tar Audit/ ITR date extended to 31st October 2015
Update on 28.09.2015- Hearing Concluded, Order will be delivered tomorrow (29.09.2015) at 10 AM.
Update on 24.09.2015- After lot of arguments and inability of CBDT counsel to reply to most of the question asked by the court and on his pray for time case been adjourned to Monday 28th September 2015.
Punjab and Haryana High Court Chandigarh has accepted the Writ Petition for seeking extension of date on 17.09.2015 and issued notice to CBDT for hearing on 21st September, 2015. During hearing Learned counsel for the petitioners, inter alia, submits that it was only after 2.8.2015 and 7.8.2015 when e-filing of the income tax return Forms No. 5 and 6 respectively were available for downloading by the assessees. In such circumstances, the last date fixed for e-filing of income tax return by the assessees, the date being 30.9.2015 is liable to be extended.
During Hearing on 21st September, 2015 Ms. Urvashi Dhugga, Advocate, appears on behalf of the respondents and prays for time to file reply. Court accepts the request of advocate appearing on behalf of respondent and given him to file reply by 23rd September 2015 and case been fixed for hearing to 24th September 2015.
We will update this page with further development in this case so keep checking this page for update on What Punjab & Haryana High Court Decides on the issue.
Keep Checking the below page for Status of various Petitions in High Courts for Extension of Tax Audit Due Date –
Official Links to Download Order till date issued by Punjab & Haryana High Court in the matter-
View Interim Order Dated- 17.09.2015
View Interim Order Dated- 21.09.2015
View Interim Order Dated- 24.09.2015
(Updated on 24.09.2015 at 17.00 PM)