Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax vs Sovereign Pharma Pvt Ltd, ITAT Pune

Can the AO open re-assessment on the basis of facts and documents which are already available?

Case: Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax vs Sovereign Pharma Pvt Ltd, ITAT Pune Listen to the case summary Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax vs Sovereign Pharma Pvt Ltd, ITAT Pune here Background: The Assessing Officer (AO) reopened the assessment four years from the end of the relevant assessment year and issued the notice under u/s … Continue reading Can the AO open re-assessment on the basis of facts and documents which are already available?

DCIT vs Bhaijee Portfolio Pvt. Ltd.

Reassessment proceedings without approval is illegal

In the case of DCIT vs Bhaijee Portfolio Pvt. Ltd. the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal’s Delhi bench has held that the re-opening of an assessment without the approval of designated authority is not allowable under Income Tax Act. Revenue’s Arguments: The re-assessment proceeding was initiated by the Assessing Officer against the Assessee by recording reasons … Continue reading Reassessment proceedings without approval is illegal

Most Litigated Income Tax Issues (Procedural)

Knowledge is a beautiful thing. Not knowing may make you feel embarrassed amongst your peers, and knowing may even earn you the respect of your seniors. Now, thanks to the Riverus income tax research tool, all such knowledge is at finger tips, for everyone. Procedural aspects are relevant in the lifecycle of every case, irrespective … Continue reading Most Litigated Income Tax Issues (Procedural)