The CBDT has issued two notifications, both dated 29th March 2017, relating to the appointment of Assistant Commissioners of Income-tax and the promotion of Assistant Commissioners to the grade of Deputy Commissioners of Income-tax.
Vide the first notification, several IRS officers have been appointed in the grade of Assistant Commissioner of Income Tax (Junior Scale) in the Pay scale of Rs. 15,600 – 39,000/- (Plus Grade pay of Rs. 5,400/- in Pay Band-3) (Pre-revised) in a substantive capacity in the grade with effect from the date(s) indicated against each of them.
Vide the second notification, several Assistant Commissioners of Income Tax (Junior Scale) have been appointed to officiate as Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax (Senior Time Scale) in the Pay Scale of Rs. 15,600•39,0001- (Plus Grade Pay of Rs. 6,6001- in pay Band-3) (Pre-revised) with effect from 01.04.2017 or the date of assumption of charge, whichever is later.
We wish good luck to all the concerned officers.