Tag archive for ‘CBDT’
By Manish Sen On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

CBDT to attach DIN to each communication from Oct 1

New Delhi: The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has taken a step to “ensure greater transparency and accountability in tax administration”, according to a press release on Wednesday. Pramod Chandra More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 8th, 2019

Relief for startups: CBDT lays out procedure for pending angel tax assessment cases

New Delhi: Giving a relief to startups, the government has laid out a procedure to address pending angel tax assessments under which action would be taken only after approval of a supervisory officer. The Central More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, August 1st, 2019

Giriraj Prasad Gupta takes over as new CGA

New Delhi: Giriraj Prasad Gupta, a 1983-batch Indian Civil Accounts Service (ICAS) officer, took over as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) with effect from August 1, 2019. Anthony Lianzuala Gupta succeeds More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, July 26th, 2019

CBDT gives 2 months extension to I-T Dept to finalise assessment in DeMo cases

New Delhi: The CBDT on Friday said that it has extended the taxman’s deadline by another two months till September to complete the final assessment of about 87,000 entities across the country who made suspicious More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Govt extends ITR filing deadline till Aug 31

New Delhi: The government today extended the last date for filing income tax returns for assessment year 2018-19 by a month to August 31. Government today extended the last date for filing income tax returns for More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Railways to conduct recruitment drive for paramedical categories

New Delhi: The railways will conduct the largest recruitment drive for paramedical categories, including staff nurse and dietitians beginning Friday, the ministry said. The Computer Based Test (CBT) will be held More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

No change in ITR forms, only utility software updated: CBDT

New Delhi: No change has been made in income-tax return (ITR) forms, only the utility software has been updated, the CBDT said Tuesday, quashing reports circulating on social media about “large-scale changes” More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, July 7th, 2019

I-T will ‘suo motu’ allot PAN to those only furnishing Aadhaar: CBDT chairman

New Delhi: The taxman will “suo motu” allot a fresh PAN to a person who files I-T returns with only Aadhaar as part of a new arrangement to link the two databases, the CBDT chief said after the Budget More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, June 24th, 2019

CBDT chief pulls up I-T officials for ‘lackadaisical attitude’ in resolving taxpayers grievances

New Delhi: Concerned over the “lackadaisical attitude” of I-T Department officers in dealing with taxpayers’ grievances, the CBDT chief has shot off a stern letter asking the taxman to ensure timely More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Halwa ceremony at Finance Ministry marks printing of Budget-2019 documents

New Delhi: The traditional ‘Halwa ceremony’ was held at the Finance Ministry in the North Block here on Saturday, which marks the beginning of printing of Budget documents. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman More...