Penalty u/s 271(1)© of the Income Tax Act is initiated by assessing officer , usually when he makes addition while computing total income in an assessment proceeding u/s 143(3) .The proceeding u/s 271(1)© is challenged more than the assessment by A.O because while the additions are done on technical grounds , many time , the A.O also initiates the penalty very casually and almost as an after effect of his addition to the income of the assessee. This article attempts to provide latest 10 case laws from Supreme Court and High Courts on various issues related to penalty proceeding u/s 271(1)© of the Income Tax Act
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CBDT has clarified that the date of filing tax return to 17th October 2016 vide its order u/s 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’) dated 9th September, 2016 is also for obtaining the tax audit report under section 44AB . Read the explanatory circular below F. No. 225/195/2016-ITA II Government of India Ministry of […]
CBDT has extended the due date for filing tax return on ground of clash of dates with last date for declaration under the Income Declaration Scheme 2016 . It its circular dt 9th September 2016 , reasons cited by the CBDT to remove the inconvenience – “In order to remove inconvenience and to facilitate ease of […]
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The tax deduction u/s 80DDB of the Income Tax Act provides relief to tax payers who are individual or HUF and resident in India for any medical expenditure on the medical treatment of himself or herself or members of HUF who is suffering from specified disease like cancer or aids or other specified ailments.Unlike section...
The harsh reality of deducting tax on buying the property under section 194-IA of IT Act effective from the 1st day of June, 2013, , has percolated down to every stakeholder-buyer and the builders. Readers will note that earlier , this website had brought out an explanatory video on tds on purchase of property ....
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