Month: March 2011

Promotion, Posting & Transfer Of Chief Commissioners of Income-tax & DGs

Vide Order dated 54 of 2001 dated 31.3.2011, the CBDT has announced the promotion of Commissioners & Directors of Income-tax as Chief Commissioners and the posting & transfer of the Chief Commissioners & Director Generals of Income-tax

DRP Revised Constitution w.e.f. 1.4.2011

In partial modification of Order No. 1/FT & TR 2011 dated 12.01.2011, the Central Board of Direct Taxes has revised the constitution of the Dispute Resolution Panels w.e.f. 1.4.2011

Transfer of Hon’ble Member (March 2011 – II)

Transfer of Hon’ble Member (March 2011 – II)

Promotion Of IRS Officers As Joint Commissioners of Income-tax

Vide Order No. 53 of 2011 dated 30.3.2011 295 IRS Officers have been promoted as Joint Commissioners of Income-tax on an ad-hoc basis

Finance Ministry’s Letter: Tax Evaders’ Names Are “Secret”

The Minister of State for Finance has issued a letter dated 22.3.2011 stating that the names of Indian having bank accounts in Liechtenstein cannot be disclosed owing to the India-Germany DTAA which requires the information to be treated as “secret”.

Transfer & Posting Orders of Additional/Joint CITs & Deputy/Assistant CITs

The CBDT has issued Order Nos. 48 of 2011 and 49 of 2011 dated 25.3.2011 making All-India Postings & Transfers of Additional / Joint Commissioners and Deputy / Assistant Commissioners

DRP Revised Jurisdiction w.e.f. 24.03.2011

Vide Order No. 2/FT&TR/2011 dated 24th March 2011, the CBDT has revised the territorial jurisdiction of the Dispute Resolution Panels across the Country. See also: DRP Constitution w.e.f 12.01.2011

Transfer of Hon’ble Members (March 2011)

Transfer of Hon’ble Members (March 2011)

CBDT Chief Slams CCITs For “Casual & Cavaliar Attitude” To Refunds

Such a casual & cavalier response of senior-most functionaries in the field is disheartening for the Board, which is doing its best for the welfare of the entire cadre

Bombay High Court’s Tax Bench w.e.f. 07.03.2011

The sitting list and assignment of Judicial Work on the Original side of the Bombay High Court on and from Monday, the 7th March 2011 until further orders will be as under


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