Justice P. P. Bhatt, the Hon’ble President of the ITAT, has issued an Office Order dated 30th March 2020 on the subject of filing of appeals and cross-objections before all Benches of the ITAT
INCOME TAX APPELLATE TRIBUNAL
Pratishtha Bhawan, 3rd & 4th Floors,
101, M.K. Marg, Mumbai – 400020
Date : 30th March, 2020
In continuation of earlier Office Order of the lncome Tax Appellate Tribunal of even number dated 20th March, 2020 postponing the filing of the appeals and cross-objections before all Benches of the ITAT up to 1st April, 2020, and in view of the complete lockdown of three weeks up to 14th April, 2020 declared by the Government of lndia to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, as also the binding judgement of Hon’ble Supreme Court in Suo Motu Writ Petition (Civil) No(s).312020 dated 23rd March, 2020 extending the period of limitation in filing the appeals prescribed under the general law or Special Laws
(both Central and/or State) in all such proceedings, whether condonable or not, with effect from 15th March, 2O2O till further order/s in respect of the Courts/Tribunals across the country, it has been decided to further postpone the filing of appeals and cross-objections before all Benches of the ITAT till further orders.
2. Considering the gravity of the present situation, all concerned are requested to cooperate.
JUSTTCE P.P. BHATT