Month: July 2009

As per order of the Hon’ble President, ITAT dated 10.07.09, the above case will be heard by a Special bench comprising of Shri G.E. Veerabhadrappa, V.P. (DZ), Shri C.L. Sethi, JM and Shri K.D. Ranjan, AM to hear and dispose of the questions on the following points:


1. “Whether, the said Notification (Notification No. GSR 389E dated 03.06.2009) applies to the Members who have retired prior to the date of publication of the Notification?


The substantial question of law arises in the present appeal is regarding the correct interpretation of section 32 and other sections of the Income tax Act, 1961 and whether in the fats and circumstances of the case and in law, the Hon’ble Tribunal is right in holding that the depreciation is allowable on the National Stock Exchange membership card held by the assessee if the card was acquired after 1-4-1998

The following two Orders are available: Source:

Hon’ble Shri. Tilak Raj Sood, Accountant Member, presently posted at Chennai, has been transferred to the Mumbai Bench with effect from 13.7.2009

Under sub-section (10) of section 80-IB an undertaking developing and building housing projects is allowed a deduction of 100% of its profits derived from such projects if it commenced the project on or after 1.10.1998 and completes the construction within four years from the financial year in which the housing project is approved by the local authority.

If you are a tax professional, you must sign up for our free newsletter. Why? Because we keep you informed about the latest developments in the world of tax. We focus only on the most important must-read judgements & articles that will impact your day-to-day professional work. You can see a chronological listing of all our postings on twitter & facebook

IMPORTANT: After signing up & clicking on the confirmation mail, send a test/ blank mail to Why? Because it is the easiest way to add our email address to your address/ contacts book and ensure that our Newsletter does not get sent to the Spam/ Junk folder