Update on 06.01.2022 at 11 PM Matter was listed today for hearing. Advocate (Dr.) Avinash Poddar along with Advocate Nipun Singhvi appeared in the matter and argued the matter. On hearing Dr. Poddar, Hon’ble Court was pleased to issued notice to Union and CBDT. Now the matter is scheduled to get listed for further hearing on 11.01.2022.
Update on 07.01.2022 at 6 AM Chartered Accountants Association (CAAS), Surat has filed a writ before Hon’ble Gujarat High Court through Dr. Avinash Poddar, Advocate asking for no penalty, interest or late fees until New Income Tax Portal becomes glitch-free, setting up Grievance Redressal Committee & honouring Citizens Charter. Hearing is today in Court No. 3 Sr. No. 17.
Earlier Tax Advocates Association Gujarat has made a Request for waiver of Late Fees under section 234 F of the Income Tax Act, 196 and extension of DUe Date for filing of audit report & audited Income Tax Return for A.Y. 2021-22. Read: Request for Section 234F Late Fees waiver & extension of TAR/ITR due dates
All Odisha Tax Advocates Association has also issued a notice to CBDT for refusing to extend the due date of filing returns of the assessees of Odisha for the Assessment Year: 2021-2022 after 31/12/2021 and imposing late filing fee under section 234F of the Income Tax Act, 1961 in spite of many technical glitches in the new portal of the Income Tax Department. Read:Legal Notice issued to CBDT for not extending ITR Due Date