Month: August 2014

The Finance (No. 2) Act 2014, as assented by the Hon’ble President on 6th August, 2014 and as published in the Official Gazette, is available for download

Shri. K. V. Chowdary, the newly appointed Chairman of the CBDT, has addressed a letter dated 01.08.2014 to the income-tax department in which he has pointed out that one of the immediate challenging task is reaching the ‘not so easy‘ target for Revenue collection without undue harassment and high handedness. He has emphasized that the department has to improve its image and become a “friendly, professional, non adversarial and competent organization focused on Revenue collection, tax payers services and ensuring strict compliance with direct tax laws