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Bombay High Court’s Tax Bench Constitution w.e.f 04.01.2017

The Constitution of the Bombay High Court’s Tax Bench w.e.f 04.01.2017 is as follows:

The Hon’ble Shri Justice S.C. DHARMADHIKARI


The Hon’ble Shri Justice B.P. COLABAWALLA

Commercial Appellate

Division Bench

(Court Room No.31)

For admission, final hearing and order matters therein:

(A) Writ Petitions challenging Vires of Direct / Indirect Tax Laws.

(B) Writ Petitions, Appeals, References and applications in Maharashtra VAT, Sales Tax, Foreign Trade (Regulation and Development) Act,1992 including FERA, FEMA.

(C) All Appeals, References and Applications under Indirect Taxes under Central Acts.

(D) All Writ Petitions in Indirect Tax matters under Central Acts and State Acts (including Excise Duty, Customs duty and Service tax).

(E) Writ Petitions relating to Labour and Service (including Municipal Corporations, Municipal Councils and Panchayats).

(F) All Writ Petitions of even years (except those assigned to other Courts).

(G) All Appeals under Section 13 of Commercial Courts, Commercial Division and Commercial Appellate Division of High Courts Act, 2015, except Appeals against Order under Section 10 of the Act,

(H) Specially assigned matters.



The Hon’ble Shri Justice M.S. SANKLECHA


The Hon’ble Shri Justice A.K. MENON

(Court Room No. 6)

For admission, final hearing and order matters therein:

(A) WritPetitions, Appeals and references, under Direct Tax Laws and Municipal Tax Laws.

(B) Chartered Accountant References

(C) Property taxes and other Municipal Panchayat
taxes in area of Municipal Corporation, (except vires challenge),

(D) Specially assigned matters.



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