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  Penalty proceedings – 270A
Sir, Are the penalty proceedings u/s 270A mandatory in nature? In every case where there is an addition made during assessment proceedings, will it result in initiation of penalty either by way of under reporting or mis reporting? Is the legal precedence established by the Hon'ble SC in various cases like that of Reliance Petro Products, Ashok Pai etc., no longer applicable?

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