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Clause 115 - Amendment of section 271J. - FINANCE BILL, 2023

FINANCE BILL, 2023
Chapter III
DIRECT TAXES - Income-tax
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Amendment of section 271J.

115. In section 271J of the Income-tax Act, for the words and brackets “the Commissioner (Appeals)” at both the places where they occur, the words and brackets “the Joint Commissioner (Appeals) or the Commissioner (Appeals)” shall be substituted.

 



 

Notes on Clauses:

Clause 115 of the Bill seeks to amend section 271J of the Income-tax Act relating to penalty for furnishing incorrect information in reports or certificates.

It is proposed to consequentially amend the said section to substitute the expression “the Commissioner (Appeals)” with “the Joint Commissioner (Appeals) or the Commissioner (Appeals)”.

This amendment will take effect from 1st April, 2023.