Daily Archives: October 30, 2015

Guidance Note on Reporting on Fraud under Section 143(12) of the Companies Act, 2013

Auditing and Assurance Standards Board Guidance Note on Reporting on Fraud under Section 143(12) of the Companies Act, 2013 The Auditing and Assurance Standards Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has today issued the Guidance Note on Reporting on Fraud under Section 143(12) of the Companies Act, 2013. For the benefit of… Read More »

Packaged,readymade, off the shelf software are liable only to VAT

 High Court of Karnataka Finance Department of Karnataka Department vs IBM India Private Limited, STRP No. 215/2011  18th September 2015, Following aspects in respect of sale and development of customized software has been held with regard to their taxability: 1.The packaged, readymade, off the shelf software are pure goods liable only to VAT. 2. The… Read More »

Framework for Revitalising Distressed Assets in the Economy

Early Recognition of Financial Distress, Prompt Steps for Resolution and Fair Recovery for Lenders: Framework for Revitalising Distressed Assets in the Economy – Review of the Guidelines on Joint Lenders’ Forum (JLF) and Corrective Action Plan (CAP) RBI/2015-16/214 DNBR.CC.PD.No. 070/03.10.01/2015-16 October 29, 2015 To All Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) Madam/ Sir, Early Recognition of Financial… Read More »

Short Selling allowed by RBI between CSGL account holder (custodian) and its gilt account holder (GAH)

RBI/2015-16/217 FMRD.DIRD.5/14.03.007/2015-16 October 29, 2015 All market participants Dear Sir/Madam Secondary Market Transactions in Government Securities – Short Selling This has reference to circular IDMD.No.03/11.01.01(B)/2005-06 dated February 28, 2006, as updated vide circulars IDMD.No/11.01.01(B)/2006-07 dated January 31, 2007, IDMD.DOD.No.3165 /11.01.01(B)/ 2007-08 dated January 1, 2008, IDMD.PCD.14/14.03.07/2011-12 dated December 28, 2011, IDMD.PCD.21 /14.03.07/2011-12 dated June 21,… Read More »

Change in name on account of marriage or otherwise

Amendment to Prevention of Money Laundering (Maintenance of Records) Rules, 2005 – Submitting ‘Officially Valid Documents’ – Change in name on account of marriage or otherwise RBI/2015-16/213 DBR. AML.BC. No. 46/14.01.001/2015-16 October 29, 2015 The Chairpersons/ CEOs of all Scheduled Commercial Banks/ Regional Rural Banks/ Local Area Banks/ All India Financial Institutions/ all NBFCs/ All… Read More »

FAQ on Options on USD INR Spot Rate

What are Currency Options? Currency Options are contracts that grant the buyer of the option the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell underlying currency at a specified exchange rate during a specified period of time. For this right, the buyer pays premium to the seller of the option. What is the need… Read More »