Tax Management India. Com
                            Law and Practice: A Digital eBook ...
TMI - Tax Management India. Com
Case Laws Acts / Rules Notifications Circulars Tariff/ ITC HSN Forms Manuals Short Notes News Articles Highlights
Case Laws
Home Case Index All Cases FEMA HC FEMA - HC This
Citation -
Order by


FEMA - High Court - Case Laws

Showing 81 to 100 of 373 Records

  • 2015 (2) TMI 217

    Waiver of pre deposit - Appeal dismissed for want of satisfying the predeposit requirement - Held that - though as per subsection( 1) of section 15, an appeal against an order of penalty or redemption charges should ordinarily be accompanied by payment of such amounts, it is within the power of the appellate authority to waive fully or in part such requirement either unconditionally or subject to conditions if it is found that such deposit would ....... + More

  • 2015 (2) TMI 174

    Violations of Sections 9 (1) (a), 19 (1) (d) as well as 29 (1) (b) read with Section 68 FERA - Held that - although the AO was passed on 15th October 1990, the order passed by the AT staying recovery of the penalty amount was not passed till 26th May 1995. Then again admittedly the stay order was not formally communicated to the parties. Although the ED appears to have not taken steps to recover the penalties during this entire period, it woke up....... + More

  • 2015 (2) TMI 124

    Validity of detention order - Forfeiture of property under SAFEMA - Detention notice not served - Violation of principle of natural justice - Held that - Shri Sarin was never served with the detention order, nor even made aware of it ever, during the time it was in force. The respondents were unable to show any material to say that they tried to serve it upon him, and that he could have in any manner known of its existence, in order to challenge ....... + More

  • 2015 (2) TMI 24

    Contravention of Sections 18(2) and 18(3) read with Section 68 of the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - Imposition of penalty - whether each of them to whom notices were issued, were during the relevant period in charge of and responsible to the said company for the conduct of the day-to-day business of the company . - Held that - ED has not been able to deny that the SCN was served on FIL and its directors, including the Appellant only at ....... + More

  • 2015 (1) TMI 1170

    Foreign exchange allocated against the license having not been utilized - Waiver of pre deposit - Imposition of penalty - Held that - Under the statutory scheme the appellants are under an obligation to file appeal simultaneously along with penalty amount unless and until dispensation is granted under Second proviso to Section 52 (2) on the application of the appellants after getting satisfied about the prima facie good case and undue hardship of....... + More

  • 2015 (1) TMI 1122

    Contravention of Section 8(3) and 8(4) read with Section 68 of FEMA read with para-7A, 20(i) of Exchange Control Manual, 1995 (ECM) - Held that - Impugned order of the appellate tribunal and the order-in-original suffer from serious infractions of the principles of natural justice and, even on merits, it appears that the appellants were able to provide sufficient material on record to raise a serious doubt about the alleged violation of FEMA. - I....... + More

  • 2015 (1) TMI 1074

    Violation of procedure contemplated in Rule 4 - Rejection of request of cross examination - Held that - On a bare reading of the show cause notice it is seen that a complaint was made under section 16(3) of FEMA for contravention of the provisions of FEMA. The adjudicating authority on a perusal of the complaint and after considering the cause assigned by the complainant in the said complaint, stated that it appears that there is contravention in....... + More

  • 2015 (1) TMI 1026

    Contravention of Sections 9(1)(b) and 9(1)(d) of FERA - penalty under Section 50 of the FERA - Held that - Retraction of the confessional statement containing admission of wrong-doings by the appellant came after more than ten years, at the stage of personal hearing only, and not before that. Had the appellant been subjected to threat, coercion or pressure as alleged by him rather belatedly, he would have retracted his confessional statement soon....... + More

  • 2015 (1) TMI 977

    Contravention of the provisions of Sections 8(1), Section 6(4) and Section 6(5) read with Section 7 of Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - Imposition of penalty - Sale of foreign currency at higher value - Held that - Two persons identified themselves as Hanif and Rajesh Mhatre of Hotel Zam Zam. Mhatre was carrying briefcase along with him. A search revealed that one Suleman Patel with the help of Ms. Pinky Jaisinghani and Sanjay Jadhwani wer....... + More

  • 2014 (11) TMI 1140

    Interest on refund - grievance of the petitioner is that although the amount has been refunded to the petitioner, he has not received interest on the demand drafts for a sum of ₹ 1.70 crores, which were seized by respondent No.1 on 19.05.2001 - Held that - In the event income tax has been deducted at source in respect of interest on a sum of ₹ 1.70 crores, it is obvious that the interest would have been credited to the account of the ....... + More

  • 2014 (10) TMI 527

    Revocation of appellant s Passport - penalty on the appellant under Section 13 of FEMA for having contravened the provisions of Section 37 of FEMA read with Section 131(1) and 272A(1) of the Income-tax Act, 1961. - Held that - officers under the Income-tax Act have the same powers as are vested in a court under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 to try a suit in respect of inter alia discovery and inspection, enforcing the attendance of any person....... + More

  • 2014 (10) TMI 404

    Contravention of Sections 9 (1) (b), 9 (1) (c) and 9 (1) (d) read with Section 64 (2) of the Foreign Exchange Regulations Act, 1973 - Remission of amount from abroad - Held that - ED itself is not clear whether the declaration made by Mr. Sri Chawla in Bangkok could be termed as a statement under Section 40 of FERA. It is not shown that the procedure envisaged under FERA was followed while recording the said declaration. In any event, Mr. Sri Cha....... + More

  • 2014 (9) TMI 1085

    Guilty of the offence under Sections 6(4), 6(5) 8(1), 9(1)(a) and 9(1)(f)(i) of Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - fine imposed - Held that - In the first place, it is not clear why, after recording the statements under Section 40 of FERA of the appellant and Mr. Mendiratta in May 1995, the ED waited till the last date of the sunset period, i.e., 30th May, 2002 for issuing the Memorandum. The second feature is that the only relied upon docum....... + More

  • 2014 (8) TMI 1105

    Complaint filed under Section 16(3) FEMA - Writ of mandamus to forbear the respondent from proceeding further with the adjudication in pursuance of a show cause notice, without complying with a particular Rule - Held that - The scheme of Section 4 actually provides opportunities at the every stage to the noticee. The forming of an opinion at the stage of show cause notice and receipt of reply, as provided in sub-rule (3) of Rule 4, is almost akin....... + More

  • 2014 (8) TMI 607

    Contravention of Section 8 (3) read with Section 8 (4) and Section 68 of the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - Penalty upon Director of company - Appellant states that he was a part time, non-executive director of MXL but neither in-charge of nor responsible for the conduct of its day-to-day affairs. MXL commenced its business in the year 1983-84 and had been importing goods/raw materials for its business requirements. MXL was amalgamated w....... + More

  • 2014 (7) TMI 1151

    Rejection of application seeking compounding of offence punishable under Section 23(1) read with 4(1) of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010 - Held that - a perusal of the impugned order shows that no reason for declining the application for compounding has been given and he has no objection if the matter is remanded back to the competent authority on this issue. - in view of the principle of audi-alterem partem, the CBI could not have been....... + More

  • 2014 (7) TMI 727

    Condonation of delay - delay of 179 days - it is submitted that, collective decision was required to be taken in the government departments at various levels, therefore, valuable time was consumed - Held that - under Section 35 of FEMA, appeal against the decision or order of the Appellate Tribunal would lie before the High Court provided the appeal is filed within a period of 60 days, extendable by a further period not exceeding 60 days if the H....... + More

  • 2014 (6) TMI 577

    Hawala transactions - Partial explanation of payment made through hawala channels - During investigation appellant invoked right against self incrimination under Article 20(3) - Imposition of penalty - Held that - Impugned AO of the SD, ED and the impugned order of the AT proceeded on the basis that the Appellant could not have validly invoked the right against self-incrimination under Article 20 (3) of the Constitution since he was not accused i....... + More

  • 2014 (5) TMI 863

    Contravention of Section 9 (1) (d) of Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - Payment made on behalf of foreign national without prior approval of RBI - Held that - There can be no doubt that a retracted statement under Section 40 FERA, cannot form the sole basis for determining whether the maker of such a statement is guilty of contravening any of the provisions of FERA. It shall have to be corroborated by other independent evidence. In determin....... + More

  • 2014 (5) TMI 824

    Violation of Section 8 (1) of the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973 - allegation that appellant has exported the goods only for availing export benefits - levy of penalty - Held that - From the inquiries purportedly made by CGI, Dubai, as reflected in the correspondence between it and the DRI, the consignment was probably not cleared by APL since there were legal problems regarding the copyright raised by the Dubai Customs. Interestingly, in ....... + More

Discussion Forum
what is new what is new

|| Home || About us || Feedback || Contact us || Disclaimer || Terms of Use || Privacy Policy || TMI Database || Members ||

© [A unit of MS Knowledge Processing Pvt. Ltd.] All rights reserved.