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Encashment of bank guarantee doesn’t amount to payment of duty: Madras HC

HIGH COURT OF MADRAS Nizamabad Agro (P.) Ltd. v. Assistant Commissioner of Customs -EODC T.S. SIVAGNANAM, J. W.P. NO. 27525 OF 2016 AUGUST  30, 2016 S. Murugappan for the Petitioner. Rajkumar Jhabakh, Senior Standing Counsel for the Respondent. ORDER 1. Heard Mr.S.Murugappan, learned counsel appearing for the petitioner and Mr.Rajkumar Jhabakh, learned Senior Standing Counsel… Read More »

Now Bank Guarantee can be given in lieu of provisional attachment of property under Income tax act

Finance Bill 2016 Provision for bank guarantee under section 281B Under the existing provisions of section 281B the Assessing Officer may provisionally attach any property of the assessee  during the pendency of assessment or reassessment proceedings, for a period of six months with the prior approval of the income- tax authorities specified therein, if he is… Read More »