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CBDT effects pan-India annual transfer of over 500 IRS officers

CBDT orders 111 inter-city transfers and 62 local transfers in the grade of Asst. CITs and local transfers

May 17,2016

HC: Quashes CBDT instruction curtailing refund issuance; Powers u/s 119 'hedged by limitations'

HC quashes CBDT Instruction No. 1/2015 dated January 13, 2015, rules that the instruction shall not berelied upon to

May 16,2016

HC: 'Income-diversion' principle inapplicable to shareholders directly receiving de-merger consideration; Applies 'look-at' test

Delhi HC reverses ITAT ruling, holds that 'part consideration' for demerger paid directly to transferor company's shareholders instead

May 16,2016

HC: Allows "non-discrimination" relief pre-Sec 40(a)(ia) insertion, for administrative fee payment under US treaty

Delhi HC upholds ITAT order, no Sec 40(a)(i) disallowance to assessee (an Indian company) for TDS default on

May 13,2016

SC: Dismisses SLP; Erroneous legal opinion defence unavailable for baseless claim, upholds penalty-levy

SC dismisses assessee’s SLP against Delhi HC judgement; HC had confirmed AO's action of levying Sec 271(1)(c) penalty

May 13,2016

Key takeaways from Taxsutra Hangout with 5 tax experts on India-Mauritius DTAA Protocol

In case you missed our exciting, action packed panel discussions yesterday on the India- Mauritius DTAA amendments with

May 12,2016

Key highlights of Protocol amending India-Mauritius DTAA

Amended India-Mauritius DTAA inserts new FTS article providing source based

May 12,2016

Text of Protocol amending India Mauritius DTAA

Text of Protocol amending India Mauritius DTAA


May 12,2016

SC: Recognises 'Deewar' between re-assessment & revision; Sec. 263 order not contingent on show-cause issuance

SC allows Revenue’s appeal  in Amitabh Bachchan case and reverses Bombay HC order for AY 2001-02 restoring revisional order passed by the

May 11,2016