CBDT Circular No.5/2021  : Tax Audit form Clause 30C and 44 deferred GST & GAAR details

By | March 26, 2021
(Last Updated On: March 26, 2021)

The CBDT vide Circular numbers 06/2018, 09/2019 and 10/2020 had deferred the reporting of details under clause 30C (pertaining to GAAR) & clause 44 (pertaining to GST) of Form 3CD multiple times. In view of prevailing situation due to COVID-19 pandemic across the country, the board has decided that the reporting under clauses 30C & 44 of tax audit report shall be kept in abeyance till March 31, 2022

Circular No.5/2021

F. No. 370142/9/2018-TPL

Government of India

Ministry of Finance

Department of Revenue

Central Board of Direct Taxes

TPL Division ****

New Delhi, dated 25th March, 2021

Order under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961

Section 44AB of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘the Act’) read with rule 6G of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 (‘the Rules’) requires specified persons to furnish the Tax Audit Report along with the prescribed particulars in Form No. 3CD. The existing Form No. 3CD was amended vide notification no. GSR 666(E) dated 20th July, 2018 with effect from 20th August, 2018. However, the reporting under clause 30C and clause 44 of the Tax Audit Report was kept in abeyance till 31 st March, 2019 vide Circular No. 6/2018 dated 17.08.2018, which was subsequently extended to 31 st March, 2020 vide Circular No. 912019. Vide circular no. 10/2020 dated 24.04.2020, it was further extended to 31 st March, 2021. In view of the prevailing situation due to COVID-19 pandemi-c across the country, it has been decided by the Board that the reporting under clause 30C and clause 44 of the Tax Audit Report shall be kept in abeyance till 31 st March, 2022 .

 

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