Litigation Tracker

Google, IT Dept. lock horns over tech giant's plea for bench transfer

Google India's prayer seeking constitution of Special Bench 'outside' Bengaluru, on taxability of adwords programme (in respect of  AYs 2013-14 to

Jan 11,2018

SC: Admits Congress party’s SLP against Sec. 13A exemption denial for flouting audit report conditionality

SC admits Indian National Congress’s (‘INC’, assessee) SLP against Delhi HC judgment; HC had denied tax exemption u/s. 13A to Congress

Jan 08,2018

ITAT grants 3 months stay extension to Google subject to Rs. 175 cr. payment

Bengaluru ITAT directs Google India (‘assessee’) to deposit  Rs. 175 crores on or before December 15th in respect of the

Dec 13,2017

HC: Admits Builder's challenge on vires of stamp duty value based taxation u/s. 43CA

Delhi HC admits Ansal Housing & Construction Ltd.’s (‘assessee’) writ challenging vires of Sec. 43CA (which deems stamp duty valuation

Dec 12,2017

HC balances equities, grants partial respite to Google over stay plea, bank a/c attachment

Karnataka HC disposes off writ petition filed by Google India, directs tech giant to maintain in its bank account 20%

Nov 28,2017

SC stays Bhushan Steel judgment on capital vs. revenue nature of sales tax subsidy

SC stays operation of Delhi HC judgment in Bhushan Steels and Strips Ltd on taxation of sales tax subsidy as revenue

Nov 24,2017

Karnataka HC admits Google India’s appeal challenging royalty taxation for ‘Adwords program'

Karnataka HC admits Google India’s appeal against Bengaluru ITAT ruling; ITAT had held that payment made by Google India to

Nov 17,2017

Delhi HC reserves judgement on constitutional challenge to ICDS

Delhi HC reserves judgement on challenge to Constitutional validity  of Income Computation and Disclosure Standards (‘ICDS’);Chamber of Tax Consultants (‘petitioner’) had

Oct 17,2017

SC to begin final hearing in software royalty matter on January 16, 2018

SC lists the software taxation matter for January 16, 2018, in a batch of over 50 cases; SC to determine

Oct 10,2017

HC stays penalty imposition on Electronic Banking routed loan; Assessee claims 'retrospective' relief

Taxpayer approaches Delhi HC against the levy of penalty for accepting loan by way of electronic transfer; Delhi HC issues

Sep 29,2017