mergers and acquisitions

Slump Sale: Merger Implications under Companies Act & Income Tax Act

Company Law - Explore the complexities of slump sales under Companies Act & Income Tax Act. Learn about sections, definitions, capital gains, resolutions, and more for a comprehensive understanding....

Corporate Restructuring: Strategies and Types

Company Law - Explore the world of corporate restructuring – a vital step to tackle financial crises and boost company performance. Learn types, characteristics, and reasons for restructuring....

Post-Restructuring Compliance Steps: NCLT-Approved M&A

Company Law - Navigate post-merger/demerger challenges! Learn NCLT-approved restructuring compliance steps, key issues in financial consolidation, stamp duty, ITR-A filing, and more....

Fast Track Mergers In India

Company Law - Explore streamlined process of fast-track mergers in India under Companies Act 2013. Eligibility, procedure, challenges, and recent amendments discussed for a clearer understanding....

Carry forward of capital losses in case of mergers & demergers: Case Analysis

Company Law - Explore recent legal precedents on carrying forward capital losses in mergers and demergers. Understand implications and conflicts in tax laws with insightful cases....

Webinar on M&A Tax in India (Merger & Acquisition)

Company Law - Join CA Gaurav Sukhija on Jan 24, 2024, for a 1-hour seminar delving into M&A Tax in India. Explore key objectives, modes, and implications for CFOs, CEOs, lawyers, and more....

Embracing Global Horizons: Indian Hotels Announces Monumental Acquisition of Pamodzi Hotels in a $15 Million Deal

Company Law - In a ground-breaking deal that underscores the continued expansion and resilience of the hospitality industry, Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), one of India's largest hospitality companies, has announced the acquisition of 100% stake in the South African-based Pamodzi Hotels PLC (presently a listed company in Zambia) for a handsome s...

FinMin likely to finalise proposed changes in takeover code on mergers and acquisitions

Company Law - Finance Ministry is likely to finalise the proposed changes in the takeover code on mergers and acquisitions after a meeting with industry and other stakeholders tomorrow. The Takeover Regulations Advisory Committee chaired by Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu will discuss the amendments in the code as proposed by the C Achuthan headed ...

Sebi unlikely to accept proposal to lift the size of mandatory open offer arising from mergers and acquisitions to 100

Company Law - The Securities and Exchange Board (Sebi) of India is unlikely to accept a proposal to lift the size of mandatory open offer arising from mergers and acquisitions to 100 per cent from 20 per cent. A panel set up by the Sebi had proposed changes to tak...

Government may simplify mergers and acquisitions process

Company Law - Merger procedures may soon become easier for India Inc. The Government is planning to come up with an ordinance to do away with the process of sanction by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for small-ticket mergers and acquisitions. The ordinance will also ensure that the CCI takes a decision on an M&A application within 180 days, ...

Transferee Company eligible to take credit of TDS Deducted in Transferor Company’s Hands Upon HC’s Amalgamation Scheme Approval

Popular Complex Advisory Pvt. Ltd. Vs ITO (ITAT Kolkata) - Read about the ITAT Kolkata case of Popular Complex Advisory Pvt. Ltd. vs. ITO involving TDS credit in amalgamation schemes approved by HC....

HC directs Refund of Pre-paid Taxes & Credit Migration of merged entities

Virtusa Consulting Services Private Limited Vs DCIT (Telangana High Court) - Explore case of Virtusa Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd. vs. DCIT in Telangana High Court, where petitioner seeks disposal of a rectification application and grant of refunds for pre-paid taxes....

Amalgamation disputes under Section 269SS: ITAT deletes Penalty u/s 271D

DCIT Vs Trans Asia Packaging Ltd (ITAT Delhi) - Landmark case of DCIT Vs Trans Asia Packaging Ltd, where ITAT Delhi provided clarity on transactions post amalgamation under Section 269SS of Income Tax Act...

Set off of Brought Forward Losses of Merged Division in Revised Return allowed by ITAT

ACIT Vs Padma Logistics & Khanij Pvt. Ltd (Madras High Court) - ACIT Vs Padma Logistics & Khanij Pvt. Ltd (Madras High Court) The issue under consideration is whether the set off of brought forward losses and unabsorbed depreciation of merged division in revised return is justified in law?  In present case, the assessee Company had filed the original return...

Position of Amalgamation of Indian LLP Under Companies Act 2013

Regional Director Vs Real Image LLP (NCLAT) - Regional Director Vs Real Image LLP (NCLAT) Our Today’s article is about the Basic question that if an Indian LLP wants to process for the Amalgamation into a Indian Company, whether it required to obtain the registration under section 366 In the case of Regional Director, Southern Region, & O...

RBI announces Draft Scheme of Amalgamation of PMC Bank with Unity Small Finance Bank

Press Release: 2021-2022/1231 - (22/11/2021) - Reserve Bank of India has today placed in public domain a draft scheme of amalgamation of The Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank with Unity Small Finance Bank Ltd. (USFB), a banking company incorporated in India under Companies Act, 2013, and having its Registered Office in New Delhi. USF...

Guidelines for Amalgamation of District Central Co-op Banks with State Co-op Bank

Notification No. RBI/2021-22/42 DOR.RUR.REC.No.17/19.51.007/2021-22 - (24/05/2021) - The proposal should be in compliance with the legal requirements, past orders/ rulings of the Courts, if any. The State Government shall verify that there are no Court Orders prohibiting or staying the proposal for amalgamation....

Deemed demerger of Company ceased to be public sector company

Notification No. 93/2016-Income Tax - (14/10/2016) - Reconstruction or splitting up of a company which ceased to be a public sector company as a result of transfer of its shares by Central Govt into separate companies, shall be deemed to be a demerger if following conditions are fulfilled...

Govt. proposes merger of NSEL with FTIL

NA - (01/01/1970) - The Central Government proposes to issue the following Order (presently in the Draft form) causing Amalgamation of National Spot Exchange Limited with its Holding Company Financial Technologies (India) Limited...

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Slump Sale: Merger Implications under Companies Act & Income Tax Act

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Webinar on M&A Tax in India (Merger & Acquisition)

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Corporate Restructuring: Strategies and Types

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Post-Restructuring Compliance Steps: NCLT-Approved M&A

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Fast Track Mergers In India

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Tax Issues in Business Reorganization: Analysis & Insights

Discover tax challenges in business reorganization, income tax analysis, case rulings, and expert insights on navigating complex issues for successful mergers and acquisitions....

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5-Stage Model of Merger and Acquisition Process

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How do corporate lawyers help in Transaction Advisory?

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