Tag: Department of Revenue

Direct Taxes: Income Tax Depatment’s working comes under scrutiny

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Government of India is finding itself in a right corner due to lack of performance by field officers in collection of direct taxes during the current fiscal ending March 31, 2016. The heat is on Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and it’s Chairman Atulesh Jindal, who took over in February

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Senior appointments in Government of India

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following appointments: Badri Narain Sharma, 1AS (RJ:1985), Additional Secretary, Ministry of Power as Additional’ Secretary, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance in place of Rashmi Verma, IAS (BH:1982) on her elevation as Secretary, Ministry of Textiles. Anjali Anand Srivastava, IAAS (1982), presently

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Top level Customs and Excise department promotions leave many frustrated, pressure mounts on FM to intervene

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi:  In its zeal to send a message that the Government is working across the administrative set up in the Customs & Central Excise department, the Department of Revenue under the Union Finance Ministry has finally promoted 63 officers in Commissioner grade to the grade of Principal Commissioner notified in 2013 but

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CBI registers case in the huge Antrix-Devas scam

Lalit Shastri The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against K.R. Sridharamurthi (former MD of ANTRIX), Ram Vishwanathan of USA based Forge Advisors LLC, MG Chandrasekhar, a former ISRO official and chairman of Devas and Devas Multimedia Pvt Ltd of Bangalore in the huge Antrix-Devas S-band Transponders scam. The 2005 agreement between

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Applications are invited for the post of Member ATFP

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 16: Department of Revenue under the Ministry of Finance has sought applications for appointment to the post of Member Appellate Tribunal for Forfeited Property (ATFP) at New Delhi. ATFP is an appellate authority constituted to hear appeals against the orders passed by the competent authority under SAFEMA (FOP) and NDPS

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