Tag: ITAT Delhi

Penalty u/s 271(1)(c) for mistake of not disclosing Long Term Capital Gain LTCG on the land part comprised in the block of Factory Building sold

In a recent judgment, ITAT Delhi has set aside penalty u/s 271(1)(c) and remanded the matter to CIT(A) for mistake of assessee not disclosing Long Term Capital Gain LTCG on the land comprised in the block of Factory Building sold. Case Law Details: ITA No. 5939/Del./2013 : Asstt. Year : 2009-10 …

UPS entitled to higher rate depreciation @ 60% being accessories and peripherals forming integral part of computer system

In a recent judgment, ITAT Delhi has allowed depreciation on UPS at the higher rate of 60% allowable at computers following Delhi High Court judgment that  computer accessories and peripherals such as, printers, scanners and server etc. form an integral part of the computer system and cannot be used without the …

Reopening/Reassessment u/s 147/148 on retrospective amendment bad as there is no failure on the part of assessee to disclose fully/truly all material facts

In a recent judgment, ITAT Delhi has stated that a concluded assessment can not be reopening u/s 147/148 based on a retrospective amendment in Law as there could not be any failure on the part of the assessee to disclose fully and truly all material facts. Case Law Details: ITA Nos. …

Writing “Yes, I am Satisfied” by Addl. CIT establishes that he has not recorded proper satisfaction/approval, before issue of notice u/s 148

No sooner than a week after, holding that merely writing “yes” or “approved” and affixing signature by CIT) was not the required satisfaction (ITA No. 5311/Del/2013 dated 07/04/2016), ITAT delhi Bench has again held that writing “Yes, I am Satisfied”  by Addl. CIT  establishes that he has not recorded proper …

KPO Services provider could not be a comparable for benchmarking international transactions entered into by an entity rendering BPO services

In a recent judgment, ITAT Delhi has held that Knowledge Process Outsourcing Services (KPO Services) provider could not be be considered as a comparable for benchmarking international transactions entered into by an entity rendering business process outsourcing (BPO) services including collections/call centre services and other back office support services for …

CIT Revision u/s 263- the word ‘erroneous’ includes the failure to make an inquiry when circumstances would make such it prudent

In a recent judgment, ITAT held that  the word ‘erroneous’ in section 263 includes the failure to make an inquiry when circumstances would make such an enquiry prudent. Also order passed without applying the principles of natural justice or without application of mind are fall in the same category.  …

Delhi ITAT granted stay beyond 365 days holding that delay was not attributable to assessee and his conduct was bonafide and reasonable

In a recent judgment, ITAT Delhi following Pepsi Foods (P) Ltd case  has granted stay beyond 365 days in a re-fixed appeal for clarification, holding that the  delay was not attributable to the assessee. Case Law Details: S.A.-211/Del/2016 (In ITA No.-1681/Del/2015) AY: 2010-11 D.E.Shaw India Advisory Services Pvt.Ltd vs. DCIT …