Articles about IT Department

#NewsBytesExplainer: New draft amendments to IT Rules, 2021

09 Jun 2022

India
#NewsBytesExplainer: New draft amendments to IT Rules, 2021

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has published a fresh draft of amendments to the Information Technology Rules, 2021.

#KeralaGoldSmuggling: Ex-UAE Consulate employee 'main accused'; CMO links allegedly found

07 Jul 2020

India
#KeralaGoldSmuggling: Ex-UAE Consulate employee 'main accused'; CMO links allegedly found

The customs officials at the Thiruvananthapuram international airport seized 30kgs of gold worth Rs. 15 crore during an operation on Sunday.

How to update address and other details in PAN card

25 Jul 2019

Business
How to update address and other details in PAN card

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, 10-digit alphanumeric identity allotted to all taxpayers in India by the Income Tax department.

#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

23 Jul 2019

Business
#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

Once you are done with the filing and verification of your I-T returns, you can easily keep track of the refund status.

#FinancialBytes: Filing income-tax returns? Here are some mistakes to avoid

20 Jun 2019

Business
#FinancialBytes: Filing income-tax returns? Here are some mistakes to avoid

Filing income tax returns (ITRs) on time every year is very important. However, the process of filing ITRs can be quite daunting for many individuals.

Tax evasion: IT Department raids 100 places in TN, AP

25 Oct 2018

India
Tax evasion: IT Department raids 100 places in TN, AP

The Income Tax Department on Thursday launched multiple raids at over 100 locations in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh as part of a tax evasion probe against mining and mineral export companies.

Delhi government warns officials against uploading Aadhaar, mobile numbers online

30 Sep 2018

Delhi
Delhi government warns officials against uploading Aadhaar, mobile numbers online

The Delhi government has asked all Heads of Departments not to upload documents containing "sensitive" personal information like Aadhaar and mobile numbers on the websites of their respective departments.

Company Director sent to jail for Rs. 50L TDS default

30 Aug 2018

India
Company Director sent to jail for Rs. 50L TDS default

A Delhi court has sentenced the Director of a real estate firm to six months' rigorous imprisonment for allegedly failing to deposit over Rs. 50L TDS (tax deducted at source) in time to Income Tax Department.

Karnataka witnessed non-PAN transactions worth Rs. 2,710 crore post demonetization

21 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka witnessed non-PAN transactions worth Rs. 2,710 crore post demonetization

Post demonetization, numerous jewellers, petrol bunk owners, real-estate developers and contractors from Karnataka deposited more than Rs. 2.5lakh in their bank accounts till 30th December, 2016.

No cash withdrawal limits from March 13: RBI

08 Feb 2017

India
No cash withdrawal limits from March 13: RBI

The RBI announced that all cash withdrawal limits on bank accounts would be lifted from March 13. Cash withdrawal limits for savings accounts has been raised to Rs.50,000 until 20 February.

25% ATMs running dry in India

08 Feb 2017

India
25% ATMs running dry in India

Bank officials said that due to large scale withdrawals at the start of the month, over 25% of the ATMs in the country are without cash.

Limits on ATM cash withdrawals to cease 1st February onwards

30 Jan 2017

India
Limits on ATM cash withdrawals to cease 1st February onwards

According to a statement issued by the RBI, cash withdrawal limits placed on withdrawals from Current accounts/Cash credit accounts/Overdraft accounts stand withdrawn with immediate effect.

Old note exchange possible again?

26 Jan 2017

India
Old note exchange possible again?

Government sources stated that citizens will be given another opportunity to exchange the demonetized 500 and 1000 notes. However, this time the exchange will be only for limited amounts of cash.

IT Dept expands list of transactions under scanner

20 Jan 2017

India
IT Dept expands list of transactions under scanner

The IT Department has expanded the list of financial transactions under scrutiny, now including deposits up to Rs.2.5 lakh made during the demonetization period.

I&B ministry to restructure inter-ministerial panel

09 Nov 2016

India
I&B ministry to restructure inter-ministerial panel

Sources said that the Information and Broadcast Ministry has decided to restructure the inter-ministerial panel that oversees violations in broadcast media.

Center holds NDTV ban

08 Nov 2016

India
Center holds NDTV ban

The Centre has decided to review its decision of imposing a one-day ban on NDTV, after receiving criticism from several quarters.

NDTV moves SC over ban order

07 Nov 2016

India
NDTV moves SC over ban order

NDTV has moved the Supreme Court over the government's recent one-day ban imposed on the channel.

News channel in Assam ordered to shut for 24 hours

06 Nov 2016

India
News channel in Assam ordered to shut for 24 hours

News Time Assam, a television news channel based in Assam was ordered by the Union Government to go off air for one day.

NDTV ban not dictatorial; UPA gave 21 such orders: Modi-Government

05 Nov 2016

India
NDTV ban not dictatorial; UPA gave 21 such orders: Modi-Government

Modi-government justified the penalty doled out for the "huge indiscretion and violation of rules" saying instead of a 30-day ban only 1-day ban had been handed out to NDTV.

Editors Guild decries NDTV ban

04 Nov 2016

India
Editors Guild decries NDTV ban

The Editors Guild of India criticized the government's decision to take NDTV India off the air for one day over their coverage of the Pathankot attacks.

NDTV India to go off-air over Pathankot coverage

03 Nov 2016

India
NDTV India to go off-air over Pathankot coverage

In the first instance of a broadcaster being brought to book for coverage of terror attacks, the Information and Broadcast Ministry may ask NDTV India to go off-air for a day over their coverage of the Pathankot attack.

Income Tax department fines NDTV Rs.525 crore for false transactions

16 Aug 2016

India
Income Tax department fines NDTV Rs.525 crore for false transactions

India's IT Department fined media and journalism giant New Delhi Television (NDTV) with a penalty amount of Rs.525 crore for tax evasion.