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ITAT: Executive search fees independent of trademark license fees, rejects FTS-taxability; Cites APA

Mumbai ITAT holds that Executive Search Services fees (‘ESF’) received by assessee (a Dutch company) not taxable as

Jun 06,2018

ITAT: No TDS on assessee's UK Branch payments towards advertisement/consultancy charges to NR

Mumbai ITAT rejects applicability of TDS u/s 195 on payment of advertisement expenses and professional and consultancy fees

Jun 05,2018

ITAT: Deletes Rs. 3200 cr. addition, Department erred in invoking ‘indirect transfer’ provision for resident

Mumbai ITAT deletes over Rs. 3,200 cr. capital gains addition made by AO invoking Explanation 5 to Sec.

Jun 04,2018

AAR: International Zinc Association's India LO not rendering 'specific services'; Surplus not taxable u/s 28(iii)

AAR rules that the Liaison office (‘LO’) of the Applicant (International Zinc Association, a Belgium based International Non-Profit Association) established

Jun 04,2018

ITAT: Builder’s land payment in cash meets business expediency test, deletes Sec 40A(3) disallowance

Jaipur ITAT deletes disallowance u/s 40A(3) with respect to cash payment made by assessee-firm (engaged in real estate

May 31,2018

AAR: US-parent Co's income from authorised Indian reseller for content delivery solutions not taxable

AAR holds that payment received by the Applicant (a US based technology company) from its India based group

May 29,2018

AAR: ​Rules on 'loan fee' taxability under French treaty; Debt claims existence crucial

AAR rules that the ‘front-end fee’ payable by a customer in India, for appraisal of loan application carried

May 29,2018

ITAT: Rejects 'receipts-basis' taxation for advances received by land-owner under development agreement

Pune ITAT  accepts assessee’s (land owner) plea that advance received from developer towards flat booking shall not be taxable

May 29,2018

ITAT: Land-sale with staff quarters, LTCG despite depreciation claimed; Cites Buyer’s land-development intent

Mumbai ITAT accepts assessee-company’s claim of treating the gains arising on sale of land along with staff quarters

May 28,2018

ITAT: Marketing fees paid to US subsidiary for soliciting business not liable to Sec 195 TDS

Kolkata ITAT rules that assessee (an Indian BPO company) not liable to deduct TDS u/s. 195 on payment of market support fees

May 25,2018