Latest Expert Exchange Queries
sitemapHome | Registration | Job Portal for CA's | Expert Exchange | Currency Converter | Post Matrimonial Ads | Post Property Ads
 
 
News shortcuts: From the Courts | News Headlines | VAT (Value Added Tax) | Service Tax | Sales Tax | Placements & Empanelment | Various Acts & Rules | Latest Circulars | New Forms | Forex | Auditing | Direct Tax | Customs and Excise | ICAI | Corporate Law | Markets | Students | General | Indirect Tax | Mergers and Acquisitions | Continuing Prof. Edu. | Budget Extravaganza | Transfer Pricing
 
 
 
 
Popular Search: form 3cd :: ARTICLES ON INPUT TAX CREDIT IN VAT :: TDS :: TAX RATES - GOODS TAXABLE @ 4% :: VAT RATES :: due date for vat payment :: articles on VAT and GST in India :: ACCOUNTING STANDARD :: VAT Audit :: empanelment :: ACCOUNTING STANDARDS :: list of goods taxed at 4% :: ICAI offer Get Windows 7,Office 2010 in Rs.799 Taxes :: cpt :: Central Excise rule to resale the machines to a new company
 
 
Direct Tax »
 Senior IRS officer Rajendra Kumar appointed new CBDT member
 Income tax raids continue on premises of three Chennai businessmen
 Hopeful of meeting direct tax collection target for this financial year: CBDT
 Bengaluru tops in income tax probes after demonetisation
 Income Tax department rejects black money disclosures of over Rs 2 lakh crore
 CBDT urges people to protect bank accounts from 'unscrupulous elements'
 No change in gold seizure norms in proposed I-T Law amendments
 Direct tax collection will get a long-term boost, Franklin Templeton says
 I-T Act amendments upset calculations of cash hoarders
 Claim tax benefit on costs incurred to evict tenants
 The Integrated Goods And Services Tax Act, 2016

Women break the glass ceiling in CBDT
December, 15th 2014

With the Appointments Committee approving the appointment of four new members in the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)—including two lady officers—women have a fair representation in the six-membered apex body mandated to guide and decide on direct tax collection matters.

With Anita Kapur as the director general, CBDT, there are now three women in the entire board while one member’s post still lying vacant.

The four members appointed to the board are Rani Singh Nair, Surabhi Sinha, Atulesh Jindal and SM Nigam. The other member is Arun Kumar Jain.

The CBDT DG and the members HT contacted did not offer any comments.

With just two months left before the presentation of the NDA government’s first full Budget, a buttressed CBDT is now expected to work full steam to garner resources to finance the many social sector mega schemes announced by the government.

The board level vacancies had impacted tax collection because of which there has been a shortfall in tax collection.

The new CBDT appointments are also expected to better aid the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in its efforts to unearth and curb black money in India and abroad. The CBTD is the lead agency in the fight against black money.

With an aim of ushering in a better and non-adversarial tax regime, the CBDT on November 13—in a huge administrative exercise—had notified new jurisdictions and duties for its officers across its 18 zones. The effort was part of a cadre restructuring effort involving the addition of 20, 751 posts to the department representing a 27% increase from its earlier 57,793 posts.

For several years there has been a demand for additional manpower from the CBDT to handle the increasing workload with the rise in the number of assesses over the years.

In 2000-01, the number of tax assessees was 2.3 crore with a total revenue collection of Rs. 68,305 crore. In 2012-13, the number of assessees grew to 3.63 crore with a total revenue yield of Rs. 5,58,964 crore.

 
 
Home | About Us | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us
Copyright 2016 CAinINDIA All Right Reserved.
Designed and Developed by Binarysoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
SEO Company Search Engine Optimization Company US SEO Local SEO Company Website SEO Company Alabama SEO Company Alaska SEO Company Arizona SEO Company Arkansas SEO Company California SEO Company Colorado SEO Company Connecticut SEO Company Delawa

Transfer Pricing | International Taxation | Business Consulting | Corporate Compliance and Consulting | Assurance and Risk Advisory | Indirect Taxes | Direct Taxes | Transaction Advisory | Regular Compliance and Reporting | Tax Assessments | International Taxation Advisory | Capital Structuring | Withholding tax advisory | Expatriate Tax Reporting | Litigation | Badges | Club Badges | Seals | Military Insignias | Emblems | Family Crest | Software Development India | Software Development Company | SEO Company | Web Application Development | MLM Software | MLM Solutions