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: articles on VAT and GST in India :: ACCOUNTING STANDARDS :: ARTICLES ON INPUT TAX CREDIT IN VAT :: ACCOUNTING STANDARD :: ICAI offer Get Windows 7,Office 2010 in Rs.799 Taxes :: empanelment :: VAT Audit :: TDS :: form 3cd :: VAT RATES :: TAX RATES - GOODS TAXABLE @ 4% :: due date for vat payment :: Central Excise rule to resale the machines to a new company :: cpt :: list of goods taxed at 4%
 
 
Direct Tax »
 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
 Here’s what Income Tax Department did leading up to demonetisation
 I-T department asks IDS declarants to pay tax by November 30

Muslim board opposes changes in RTE Act, tax code
April, 23rd 2012

The 22nd general body meeting of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) ended with a pledge to save the constitutional rights of Muslims. Speakers, first at different sessions at Haj House and later at a huge public meeting at Azad Maidan on Sunday, asserted that the board will force the government to amend the Right to Education Act (RTE), scrap the direct taxes code bill and bring changes in the wakf amendment bill 2010. The AIMPLB also rubbished reports that one of the organizers of the board's meeting, Khair-e-Ummat Trust, was a front for the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).

"Some provisions of the RTE Act will deny our right to establish and run religious and educational institutions. We will make it a mass movement unless this Act is amended," Abdur Rahim Qureishi, assistant general secretary of AIMPLB, said. Attacking the tax bill, Qureishi said that taxing places of worship was tantamount to interference in the religious affairs of all communities. "The Bill will affect not just mosques and dargahs, but places of worship of all religions and this is unacceptable," he added.

Denying that the Khair-e-Ummat Trust, a Dongri-based registered NGO, had any links with SIMI, the trust's secretary, Ibrahim Khalil Abedi, said that the news was "baseless and defamatory." Abedi was also the general secretary of the reception committee of the AIMPLB's convention in Mumbai. The AIMPLB's office in Mumbai is located at the Khair-e-Ummat Trust building. "This is part of the conspiracy to defame and denigrate a Muslim organization which provides scholarships and medical help to the poor," alleged Qureishi.

The board didn't discuss codification of Muslim personal laws, something many liberal Muslim groups have demanded for long. However, a member, Masoom Moradabadi, suggested that the board must work for reforms in Muslim society to prevent killing of daughters like innocent Afreen of Bangalore.

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav won praise from the board members as he has assured the AIMPLB president Mulana Rabe Hasan Nadvi that the proposed law in his state which deprives married women of their rights in fathers' agricultural property will exclude Muslims. Copies of Akhilesh's letter to Maulana Nadvi were also distributed among the 400-odd members from across the country.

 
 
Home | About Us | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us
Copyright 2016 CAinINDIA All Right Reserved.
Designed and Developed by Binarysoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Custom Software Development Outsourcing Custom Software Development Offshore Cus

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