Allahabad High Court while hearing a petition filed by M/S Up Pipe Fitting Supplier has taken a serious note of the willful disobedience of submitting reply by the Central & State Governments & gave time to file a short counter-affidavit on the condition of depositing Rs 5,000 as cost within three days.
Allahabad High Court while hearing a petition filed by Katiyar Cold Storage Private Limited asked the Secretary of the Union Finance Ministry about action taken against the officers of the Income Tax Department for issuing illegal and arbitrary notices under section 148 of the Income Tax Act, 1961
The Delhi High Court has sought the response of the Centre and the Income Tax Department on a plea filed by businessman Robert Vadra, challenging the showcause notice issued to him by the ‘Principal Commissioner of Income Tax’ under Section 10(1) of the Black Money Act 2015.
The non-disclosure came to light during a joint search conducted by officials from the Income Tax Department and the Enforcement Directorate on December 1, 2015 in connection with the case of Advantage Strategic Consulting Pvt Ltd.
The reforms are meant to benefit sincere taxpayers, ensure their fair and polite treatment, and ease their compliance burden. Yet, tax harassment and trial notices are the order of the day, leading to distrust