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All India Federation of Tax Practitioners (AIFTP) has organized a two-day Virtual National Tax Conference on 17th and 18th February, 2021 for an in-depth discussion on the Finance Bill, 2021 and its implications, more than1,000 participants enrolled as delegates for the Virtual National Tax Conference

The Finance Bill 2021 And Allied Documents are available for download

Mr. Malladi Srinivasa Rao, Tax Practitioner, has been unanimously elected as National President of the All India Federation of Tax Practitioners (AIFTP) for the year 2021

The Central Board for Direct taxes (CBDT) vide Notification No. 3 of 2021 dated January 12, 2021, has notified the “Faceless Penalty Scheme” for conducting penalty proceedings under the Income-tax Act, 1961 (Act) in a faceless manner. The said scheme is alignment with the Faceless Assessment Scheme and the Faceless Appeal Scheme

As directed by the Gujarat High Court in The All India Gujarat Federation of Tax Consultants Vs. Union of India, the CBDT has passed an order under section 119 of the Act dated 11th January 2021 on the the issue of extension of due dates for filing of Audit Report under section 44AB of the Income tax Act.

According to CNBCTV18, the Finance Ministry has received many representations to extend deadlines for GSTR 9A & 9C for FY 2018 -19 & FY2019-20 & ITR for AY 20-21 & income tax audit which expires on Dec 31. The Ministry is likely to extend deadlines by 1-2 months, it is claimed

The Income-tax Department has set up a dedicated email for taxpayers to register feedback pertaining to the Faceless Assessment Scheme, 2019. Taxpayers have been requested to furnish their feedback/ grievance on the said email id. It is assured that the emails will be closely monitored by a team of officials at the National e-Assessment Centre

Updated: 16th December 2020: itatonline.org had requested a panel of experts to answers to queries arising on Vivad Se Viswas Scheme to assist the tax consultants and tax payers. The forum received more than 300 queries which have been answered by the panel of experts consisting of Dr. K. Shivaram, Senior Advocate, CA. Rajan Vora and CA Pradeep Kapasi. For the benefit of the Tax professionals and tax payers, the important queries and answers in a tabular from.

The said publication is edited by Dr. K. Shivaram, Senior Advocate, and authored by Mr. Ajay R.Singh, Advocate, Bombay High Court who is one of the leading Tax Counsel in the field of Direct Taxes who has more than 20 years of experience

The CBDT has vide Circular No. 21/2020 dated 4th December 2020 provided clarifications to several important queries which were raised by tax professionals and taxpayers. The clarifications are in the form of answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) on issues and will prove to be immensely useful for all taxpayers desirous of settling their pending income tax litigation