Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Retrospective taxation


Sitharaman rules out excise cut on petrol, diesel: 'Burdened by UPA oil bonds'

August 16, 2021 8:39 pm

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also said that rules regarding the scrapping of all tax demands made using the 2012 retrospective tax legislations will be framed soon.

CII meet: Fixing mistakes of past, retrospective tax move will build trust, says PM Modi

August 12, 2021 7:27 am

The Prime Minister’s remarks came after both Houses of Parliament cleared amendments to the Income-Tax Act and Finance Act, 2012 to ensure that no demand shall be raised in connection with retrospective tax for any indirect transfer of Indian assets if the transaction had been undertaken before May 28, 2012.

17 cases on tax table, Centre reaches out to companies for closure

August 12, 2021 7:04 am

These negotiations could be wrapped up within the next month, sources said, adding that any formal statement by either the Government or the companies would be issued only after that.

The repeal of the retrospective tax shows Modi government means business on reforms

August 12, 2021 8:39 am

Surjit S Bhalla writes: The end to the retro tax is also a pointer to more capital reforms to come.

Retro tax repeal: Sovereign right to tax intact post-2012, but mist clears for cos

August 09, 2021 5:38 am

Experts said this removal of the retrospective aspect now also provides clarity for deals between companies of countries where these are not covered under any tax treaty benefits.

Merkel to pitch for level playing field for German firms during India visit

September 22, 2015 1:56 am

Germany will discuss the concerns of its industry on stability and clarity of policies.

Remove all disincentives to doing business: Damodaran panel report

September 16, 2013 1:12 am

The commitee has also suggested simpler drafting of rules to avoid room for interpretations and faster resolution of disputes through arbitration mechanism and consent settlements.