Month: January 2011

Shri. R. V. Easwar, the Hon’ble President of the Tribunal, speaks with candour on the sensitive topic of ethics with regard to the tax payer, his advisers as well as the judiciary. While he cautions assessees and tax professionals to beware of the “demon of greed”, he strongly advises the Members of the Tribunal to “scrupulously avoid misdemeanor or deviant behaviour”. The Learned Judge issues the gentle but firm reminder that ethical behaviour amongst the three stake-holders – the assessees, the Bar & the Bench – should never be compromised