TAX DUES

  • SC rejects PIL seeking recovery of Rs 21,000 crore from Vodafone July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking direction to Centre to recover Rs 21,000 crore from UK telecom major Vodafone has been refused by the Supreme Court. While refusing to take up the petition, the apex court allowed the petitioner to file a fresh plea. Former Additional Solicitor General Bishwajit...
  • 'Illiterate' Rakhi Sawant owes IT department Rs 72 lakh dues April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rakhi Sawant, who has jumped into poll fray while claiming to be an "illiterate" person with assets of Rs 15 crore, has outstanding loans worth about Rs 2.5 crore and an additional Rs 72.5 lakh tax liability. There is also a pending criminal case of 'breach of trust' and...
  • Binani Cement suspends operations at two plants March 13, 2014

    Demanding relaxation from the Rajasthan government for mode of payment of tax dues to the tune of Rs 154.51 crore, Binani Cement has suspended operations at its two plants in the state in Sirohi and Sikar districts. The state government had last month attached the steel-maker's 26 bank accounts under VAT...
  • Amitabh agrees to pay tax dues worth Rs 1.66 cr January 9, 2013

    Mumbai: A day after the Supreme Court asked actor Amitabh Bachchan to respond to a petition from the Income Tax department, the actor said on Wednesday that he is ready to pay the taxes due. The Income Tax Department had claimed that the superstar owed to it Rs 1.66 crore...
  • Three bank accounts of Essar Oil frozen July 9, 2012

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government on Monday froze three bank accounts of Essar Oil Ltd (EOL) in Jamnagar following Gujarat High Court directives to expedite recovery of over Rs 8,000 crore in sales tax dues. "Three bank accounts of EOL have been frozen in Jamnagar district as part of the due...
  • Pay dues within 8 months: IT Dept to Kingfisher February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Rejecting the revised appeal by Kingfisher Airlines to allow 18 months to clear dues, the Income Tax Department on Friday sought Rs 3540 crore as upfront payment and asked the airline to pay the balance dues in 8 months. Unhappy with Kingfisher's offer to make payments over 18 months...
  • Kejriwal letter to PM insult to his office: Cong November 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Reacting sharply to Arvind Kejriwal's letter along with a cheque to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress on Thursday described it as "insulting" to the top office and said the former revenue officer should have written to his immediate senior officer on this issue. "Kejriwal writting his letter to Prime...
  • Kejriwal returns dues to Govt, writes to PM November 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday returned over Rs 9 lakh in dues to settle the issue of his resignation from the IRS, insisting that he was doing so in protest and it does not mean he has accepted any mistake. Kejriwal sent a cheque of Rs 9,27,787 along with a...