Litigation Tracker

SC to examine carbon-credits' income taxability; Admits Revenue's SLP against AP-HC ruling

SC admits Revenue's SLP against Andhra Pradesh HC judgement in the case of My Home Power Ltd. wherein HC had

Apr 15,2016

Bombay HC to examine applicability of CBDT circular denying deduction for ‘freebies’ to doctors

Bombay HC admits Revenue’s appeal challenging ITAT order, Panaji ITAT had rejected Revenue’s reliance on CBDT Circular No. 5/2012 while

Mar 31,2016

SC: Dismisses CBDT's SLP against Delhi HC admission of writ challenging refund instruction

SC dismisses CBDT’s SLP against Delhi HC interim order, HC had admitted assessee’s writ challenging CBDT Instruction No. 1/2015 dated January

Mar 18,2016

SC to rule on CIT’s Sec 263 power pre-1989 amendment once substantiated as “live -issue”

CBDT requests information from Pr. CCITs regarding pending matters similar to Mitsui & Co. Ltd. case before SC on the

Mar 10,2016

HC admits writ against CBDT Instruction prohibiting refund processing in pending scrutiny cases

Delhi HC admits Tata Teleservices' writ challenging CBDT Instruction No. 1/2015 dated January 13, 2015 and Revenue’s order denying issuance of refunds

Feb 04,2016

HC - ‘Compounding fees’ levy u/s 279 challenged under writ; Petitioner claims CBDT Guidelines unconstitutional

Petitioner (an India based IT company) files writ before Bombay HC challenging order u/s 279(2) levying compounding fees in response

Feb 03,2016

Panaji ITAT makes Special Bench reference on appeal maintainability against CIT(A)’s stay-petition rejection

Panaji ITAT refers matter to ITAT President for constitution of Special Bench on maintainability of appeal against CIT(A)’s rejection of

Jan 20,2016

SC: Admits SLP against Bom-HC order upholding non-taxability of Maersk’s communication system reimbursement

SC admits Revenue’s SLP against Bombay HC judgement in case of A.P. Moller Maersk A/S. (assessee, a Danish shipping company);

Dec 15,2015

SC: Stays prosecution against Reliance for TDS default, considers voluntary payment

SC stays Bombay HC finding regarding launching of prosecution against Reliance Industries Ltd. (‘assessee’); HC had upheld levy of penalty

Dec 08,2015

Recipient’s residential status’ relevant in Sec 40(a)(i) vs Sec 172 conflict, argues assessee before Full-Bench

Bombay HC Full Bench hears assessee’s (Indian company) arguments pursuant to division bench’s reference on the ground “whether while dealing

Dec 03,2015