IT Department

  • 3-member committee formed to probe CPMT papers leak 24-06-2014 01:31 PM

    A three-member committee of the Uttar Pradesh government's IT department has been assigned to probe the Combined Pre-Medical Test (CPMT) papers leak, an official said on Tuesday. Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan has constituted the committee to be headed by Principal Secretary (IT) Jeevesh Nandan and has named Director General Medical...
  • Top executive of the Yash Birla group arrested for drug possession 12-01-2014 06:20 PM

    Mumbai: A top executive of of the Yash Birla group has been arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for allegedly purchasing and possessing cocaine, and remanded in their custody till January 16 by a local court. Anant Pathak (31), president of corporate affairs of the group, his bodyguard Dilip Palekar...
  • CBI, other bodies to take action against NSEL: Chidambaram 26-09-2013 03:00 PM

    The government on Thursday said the CBI, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs and the Forward Markets Commission will take action against the National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL), which was an unregulated entity and violated norms from day one. "The Mayaram panel report has suggested that the Central Bureau of Investigation...
  • IT department issues notice to Mahabodhi temple over its collections 24-09-2013 03:09 PM

    For the first time, the Income Tax department has issued notice to Bodh Gaya's Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism's holiest shrine, over its collections, officials on Tuesday said. "The IT department has issued notice to the management committee of the Mahabodhi temple and demanded that they submit details of temple's income and...
  • Last day of filing income tax returns today 05-08-2013 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: The last day of filing Income Tax returns is today. The earlier date of July 31 was extended by five days seeing the rush of tax-payers waiting to file their income tax returns. The e-filing of income tax returns has crossed the one crore mark with the maximum...
  • Graft charges may hit BJP chief Gadkari's 2nd term hopes 25-10-2012 08:11 PM

    New Delhi: As more details of the web of shell companies associated with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari's Purti Group emerged, the Income Tax department swung into action. Sources in the I-T department confirmed they were probing the source of funds of the 18 odd companies that are...
  • I-T not harassing Ramdev: CBDT chairperson 07-09-2012 03:24 AM

    New Delhi: The CBDT on Thursday rejected the charge that it was harassing Yoga guru Ramdev against whom it has slapped a Rs 58 crore notice for alleged violation of tax exemption provisions given to his trust. "As far as allegation of harassment of Baba Ramdev has been made by...
  • Ramdev alleges witch hunt by UPA government 29-08-2012 07:32 AM

    New Delhi: Yoga Guru Ramdev has accused the UPA government of witch hunt after it was announced that his trust Patanjali Yogpeeth's charitable status will be withdrawn. Ramdev claimed that he is being targetted because of his anti-corruption movement against the UPA. "Just because we speak against corruption and blackmoney,...
  • Kingfisher crisis: I-T dept serves notice to SBI 13-07-2012 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: In fresh trouble for the Kingfisher Airlines, the Income Tax department has stepped in to recover tax dues from banks, eyeing the proceeds from the sale of non-core assets of the carrier. According to I-T sources, a notice was sent by the department to the lead lender, State...
  • Is there more black money within India than outside? 11-07-2012 11:40 PM

    A sting operation by IBN Network and Cobrapost has revealed the rampant use of black money in the Indian film industry. ...
  • I-T department probe Pune franchise 23-05-2012 12:23 PM

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  • Ramdev trust challenge I-T notice 17-05-2012 08:32 PM

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev's trust have challenged the action of the Income Tax department to slap a tax demand of Rs 58 crore on their income through sales of ayurvedic medicines. "Since inception we have been doing charity in terms of providing medical relief and other such activities to...
  • Ponty Chadha reports Rs 175 cr 'undisclosed' income 14-05-2012 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Three months after the Income Tax department conducted searches on his businesses, liquor baron Ponty Chadha is said to have reported Rs 175 crore of 'undisclosed' income to the department. "The business group has admitted an undisclosed income of Rs 175 crore and further tax related proceedings are...
  • No large scale re-opening of I-T cases: Pranab 25-03-2012 06:42 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Sunday said it has no vindictive intention in retrospectively amending tax laws and has no plans to re-open a large number of old cases, while assuring India Inc that the I-T Department will not act like a "policeman". Interacting with industry leaders in New Delhi,...
  • Vijay Mallya to present clear picture of KFA today 20-03-2012 06:39 AM

    New Delhi: Kighfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya is expected to meet the DGCA on Tuesday to try and salvage what remains of his ailing airline. Mallya will be presenting his plans on how to revive the company. There is a high chance that the airline's licence could be cancelled. The...
  • Vodafone judgement fallout: I-T reviews 2G probe 26-02-2012 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: In an apparent fallout of the Supreme Court's order in the Vodafone case, the Income Tax department has started a review of its probe in the 2G spectrum scam which relied heavily on the premise of capital gains generated in overseas deals by telecom firms. The Department, which...
  • Vodafone case: Centre moves SC seeking review 17-02-2012 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking review of its verdict holding that the Indian Income Tax Department does not have jurisdiction to levy Rs 11,000 crore as tax on the overseas deal between Vodafone International Holdings and Hutchison Group. The court had on January 20...
  • Wary about secret bank accouts, IT asks for oath 08-01-2012 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: In order to guard against possible leakage of names figuring in the secret bank accounts lists it has received from foreign shores, the CBDT has ordered the IT department to obtain a signed undertaking from any government entity or department who demands the data for their own probe....
  • Madhu Koda asked to pay Rs 1,200 cr tax 03-01-2012 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda has been slapped a Rs 1,200 crore recovery notice by the Income Tax department. The assessment wing of the I-T department found that Koda amassed assets worth of Rs 3,300 crore. Koda has been asked to pay up the amount within a...
  • I-T dept to publish, expose names of defaulters 30-05-2011 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Tax defaulters beware! With tax recovery to the tune of more than Rs 1 lakh crore held up for lack of information about the whereabouts of defaulters, the Income Tax(I-T) department is working on plans to publish their names in newspapers. The problem has been further compounded with...
  • 2G: I-T to file status report in SC on Tuesday 01-05-2011 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department will file its first status report on investigation into tax evasion in the 2G spectrum allocation scam on Tuesday in the Supreme Court. The department, according to sources, has reportedly traced instances of tax evasion in allocation of the new Unified Access Services (UAS)...
  • Give Radia tapes tanscript to CBI, ED: SC 27-04-2011 10:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme court on Wednesday directed the Income Tax department to provide a transcript of tapped conversations of corporate lobbyist Nira Radia with corporate honchos, politicians and bureaucrats to CBI and ED which are probing 2G scam case. A bench of justices GS Singhvi and AK Ganguly passed...
  • Boss, our IT is horrible, IT guy tells Obama 20-04-2011 11:58 AM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama's Indian-American IT guy is in full agreement with his boss that the White House is "like 30 years" behind the times when it comes to technology. "Federal IT is horrible - that's why we've made it a priority to aggressively crack down on wasteful IT...
  • I-T searches at Lilavati hospital 11-04-2011 10:04 AM

    Searches are also on at two companies that loaned 14 crore rupees to the Lilavati Trust in 2002. ...
  • Hasan Ali most protected after Kasab in jail 07-04-2011 06:42 PM

    Mumbai: Hasan Ali Khan, the Pune-based stud farm owner arrested on massive money laundering charges, is the second most secure inmate of the Arthur Road jail after Ajmal Kasab, lodged like the Pakistani gunman on death row in the high-security 'Anda cell'. Khan has been lodged in the egg-shaped cell...
  • Government to release Rs 150 coin soon 22-02-2011 09:24 PM

    New Delhi: For the first time in the country's minting history, government will issue coins of Rs 150, marking the number of years of taxation in India. The special coins, to be released by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee before his Budget speech, will also be brought out in Rs 5...
  • CWG officials come under ED, IT scanner 19-10-2010 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: The probe into corruption in the Commonwealth Games is becoming dramatic day by day, with the Enforcement Directorate and IT department likely to issue summons to some senior Commonwealth Games Organising Committee officials. The CAG on Monday decided to complete a comprehensive audit of the projects within 90...