Section 234A

Power of Commissioner to Reduce or Waive Income Tax Penalty

Income Tax - In the tutorial on Penalties Under the Income-tax Act, we discussed various penalties imposable under the Income-tax Act in respect of various defaults. Apart from enacting penalty provisions...

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Prosecutions and Punishment under Income-Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - Apart from penalty for various defaults, the Income-tax Act also contains provisions for launching prosecution proceedings against the taxpayers for various offences. In this part you can gain knowledge about the various provisions relating to prosecution which can be launched under the Income-tax Act....

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All about Income Tax Offences liable to prosecution

Income Tax - Section 132 empowers the tax authorities to initiate search proceedings at the premises of the taxpayer. During the course of search the tax authorities are also empowered to seize money, bullion, jewellery or other valuable article or thing found from the taxpayer. ...

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Penalties under the Income-Tax Act, 1961

Income Tax - Under the Income-tax Act, penalties are levied for various defaults committed by the taxpayer. Some of the penalties are mandatory and a few are at the discretion of the tax authorities. In this part, you can gain knowledge about the provisions relating to various penalties leviable under the Income-tax Act....

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All about Interest Payable U/s. 234A, 234B & 234C of I.T. Act,1961

Income Tax - Under the Income-tax Act, 1961 different interests is been levied for various kinds of delays/defaults. In this article we will discuss the Manner of computation of interest under as per Rule 119A of Income Tax Rules and provisions of section 234A, 234B and 234C dealing with interest levied for (i) delay in filing the return of income; ...

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Belated Release of ITRs and burden of Interest U/s. 234 B

Income Tax - At the end of May the Income Tax Return forms are released for the Assessment Year 2015-16 and same been held back by finance minister due to complicated nature of Return Forms. It was further informed by the CBDT that department will release new simplified ITR forms with return filing utility by 3rd week of June 2015....

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Interest U/s. 234A cannot be levied on Assessment considering return filed U/s. 139(1)

G. Narasiman Vs. ITO (ITAT Chennai) - G. Narasiman Vs. ITO (ITAT Chennai) Belated return filed under section 139(4) could not be revised under section 139(5). Therefore, revised return filed by assessee was invalid and to frame assessment by considering such return as return filed under section 139(1) was in conflict with charging inter...

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Interest u/s 234B / 234C payable on failure to pay advance tax on AMT/MAT

M/s GIE Jewels Vs. Income Tax officer (ITAT Jaipur) - A bench comprising Vijay Pal Rao (JM) and Vikram Singh Yadav (AM) of Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) recently declared that Interest u/s 234B of the Income Tax Act can be levied on ground of non-payment of advance tax in respect of Alternative Minimum Tax. ...

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Appeal can be filed against Levy of Interest u/s 234A,234B and 234C

Principal Commissioner of Income Tax, Faridabad Vs Shri Krishan Gopal (HUF) (Punjab & Haryana High Court) - The Hon'ble Punjab & Haryan High Court in the case of Shri Krishan Gopal HUF held that the levy of interest u/s 234A , B & C is part and parcel of the of assessment process and it is open to an assessee to dispute the levy in appeal provided he challenge the very levy rather than claiming any waiver...

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If Assessee paid tax u/s. 140A, interest u/s. 234A to be demanded only on short tax payment

Bharatbhai B. Shah Vs Income Tax Officer & 2 (Gujarat High Court) - In the present case, the assessee deposited a sum of Rs.10 lacs under section 140A of the Act. In addition thereto, the assessee had also suffered tax deduction at source to the tune of Rs. 25,533/-. Eventually, the Assessing Officer, assessed the tax liability of the assessee at total of Rs. 15,08,...

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If Assessee already paid tax then interest can not be recovered further u/s. 234A, 234B or 234C

CIT Vs Emilio Ruiz Berdejo (Bombay High Court) - In the instant case, the deductee has already discharged tax liability with interest payable under Section 201(1)(a) of the Act. As such no further interest can be claimed by the revenue from the respondents either under Section 234A or 234B or 234C of the Act. The view taken by the Tribunal for the...

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No Section 234A Interest on SA tax paid before due date of filing ROI

Circular No. 2/2015-Income Tax - (10/02/2015) - CIRCULAR NO. 2/2015 The Board has decided that no interest under section 234A of the Act is chargeable on the amount of self-assessment tax paid by the assessee before the due date of filing of return of income....

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Recent Posts in "Section 234A"

Interest U/s. 234A cannot be levied on Assessment considering return filed U/s. 139(1)

G. Narasiman Vs. ITO (ITAT Chennai)

G. Narasiman Vs. ITO (ITAT Chennai) Belated return filed under section 139(4) could not be revised under section 139(5). Therefore, revised return filed by assessee was invalid and to frame assessment by considering such return as return filed under section 139(1) was in conflict with charging interest under section 234A for delay in fili...

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Interest u/s 234B / 234C payable on failure to pay advance tax on AMT/MAT

M/s GIE Jewels Vs. Income Tax officer (ITAT Jaipur)

A bench comprising Vijay Pal Rao (JM) and Vikram Singh Yadav (AM) of Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) recently declared that Interest u/s 234B of the Income Tax Act can be levied on ground of non-payment of advance tax in respect of Alternative Minimum Tax. ...

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Power of Commissioner to Reduce or Waive Income Tax Penalty

In the tutorial on Penalties Under the Income-tax Act, we discussed various penalties imposable under the Income-tax Act in respect of various defaults. Apart from enacting penalty provisions...

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Prosecutions and Punishment under Income-Tax Act, 1961

Apart from penalty for various defaults, the Income-tax Act also contains provisions for launching prosecution proceedings against the taxpayers for various offences. In this part you can gain knowledge about the various provisions relating to prosecution which can be launched under the Income-tax Act....

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All about Income Tax Offences liable to prosecution

Section 132 empowers the tax authorities to initiate search proceedings at the premises of the taxpayer. During the course of search the tax authorities are also empowered to seize money, bullion, jewellery or other valuable article or thing found from the taxpayer. ...

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Penalties under the Income-Tax Act, 1961

Under the Income-tax Act, penalties are levied for various defaults committed by the taxpayer. Some of the penalties are mandatory and a few are at the discretion of the tax authorities. In this part, you can gain knowledge about the provisions relating to various penalties leviable under the Income-tax Act....

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All about Interest Payable U/s. 234A, 234B & 234C of I.T. Act,1961

Under the Income-tax Act, 1961 different interests is been levied for various kinds of delays/defaults. In this article we will discuss the Manner of computation of interest under as per Rule 119A of Income Tax Rules and provisions of section 234A, 234B and 234C dealing with interest levied for (i) delay in filing the return of income; ...

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Proposed Income Tax Rule 39A takes us 30 year back: CTC

The financial information sought for in form 39A is an invasion of privacy. A lot of financial information is price sensitive for a listed entity and filing of such information would cause governance issues. The assessee would be providing information which has neither released to a Stock Exchange nor is in public domain and there is no g...

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Penalties & Prosecutions Under Income tax Act, 1961

Penalties and Prosecutions Default in complying with provisions of or with conditions prescribed under the Income-tax Act would attract certain penalty and in critical cases prosecutions as well. The document will provide you information about the punishable offences, prosecutions and the quantum of penalties that can be imposed under the...

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Pivotal Calculation of Interest u/s 234A of Income Tax Act, 1961

In this article we will discuss pivotal calculation of interest u/s 234A for delay in furnishing or non-furnishing return of income u/s 139(1) of Income Tax Act, 1961...

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