Blackmoney in polls: I-T to deploy spl teams on EC directives

 The Income Tax department will deploy special teams and minutely scrutinise bank accounts during the forthcoming Assembly polls in four states after the Election Commission (EC) recently issued fresh guidelines for ensuring financial transparency during polls.

BJP MP Giriraj Singh`s house robbed; 4 arrested, 1.14 crore cash seized

Four persons were on Tuesday arrested in connection with a burglary in BJP MP Giriraj Singh`s house in Patna and Rs 1.14 crore cash, 600 US dollars, gold and silver jewellery and six luxury watches purportedly stolen were also recovered from them.

No inquiry pending against Gadkari: IT Department

The Income Tax department has said that there is no inquiry or investigation presently pending with it against former BJP President Nitin Gadkari.

Madhu Koda`s house searched by IT

Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda`s residence was today searched by a team of Income Tax officials in West Singhbhum district head-quarters town of Chaibasa.

I-T dept website to get a face-lift, invites suggestions

The Income Tax department is set to overhaul its official website for better taxpayer interface and has invited suggestions from public in order to make the portal more user friendly.

No tax evasion angle to probe in Radia tapes: I-T to SC

The Income Tax department has found no instance of tax evasion after going through the entire range of intercepted conversations of corporate lobbyist Niira Radia on directions of the Supreme Court in connection with the 2G case.

HC to hear PIL on IPL match-fixing `in chamber` next week

A division bench of Bombay High Court on Wednesday decided to hear a public interest litigation seeking a joint probe by central agencies, such as Income Tax department, Enforcement Directorate and CBI, into the alleged nexus of cricket players and bookies in the judges` chamber.

IT dept to monitor movement of black money during Rajasthan polls

Income Tax department has formed verifications cells in all 33 districts of Rajasthan to monitor movement of black money during the upcoming Assembly election in the state.

CBI asks I-T dept to look into assets of Mulayam`s son, wife

After closing the disproportionate assets probe against Mulayam Singh Yadav, CBI has asked Income Tax department to probe into alleged benami properties acquired by the Samajwadi Party leader`s wife in the name of her son Prateek.

Vivek Oberoi is the new tax defaulter of Bollywood!

After film maker Ram Gopal Varma getting grilled by the Income Tax department for alleged tax evasion a few weeks ago, it is now the turn of film actor Vivek Oberoi.

Court sentences taxman to 2 yrs RI for forgery in I-T returns

A special CBI court in Guwahati has sentenced an Income Tax department official and another person to two years of rigorous imprisonment.

Two former officials of IT dept awarded 2 yrs RI

A CBI court on Thursday sentenced two former officials of the Income Tax department to two years rigorous imprisonment in a graft case.

Parthiv is not taking up any peon`s post in IT dept: Father

Parthiv Patel`s father Ajay Patel has vehemently denied media reports that his son is willing to take up the post of Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) with the state Income Tax department.

Rajasthan: Income Tax dept raids business firm

The income tax department has seized assets worth Rs 8.37 crore in raids conducted at the premises of a business group and its associates dealing in real estate and jewellery business.

IPL spot-fixing: I-T begins probe in hawala, illegal cash

In more trouble for the arrested cricketers and bookies in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, the IT department has begun a probe into alleged hawala and illegal cash transactions.

I-T probing people involved in defence deals

The Income Tax department has put under scanner defence deals after it began probing transactions related to arms businessman Abhishek Verma.

`Shocked` I-T apex body demands apology from Gadkari

Demanding apology from Nitin Gadkari for alleged threat to Income Tax officials, their apex body on Sunday claimed the remarks were aimed at hindering a free and fair probe into Purti group.

Maharashtra Congress seeks probe, action on Gadkari`s remarks

Congress in Maharashtra on Thursday demanded "administrative inquiry and action" into Nitin Gadkari`s threat to Income Tax Department officials.

Gadkari’s Purti Group under I-T scanner, again

The Income Tax Department on Tuesday conducted on-field enquiry at nine locations of BJP president Nitin Gadkari’s Purti Group related companies.

Gadkari seeks more time from I-T department for appearance

Nitin Gadkari, who was asked by the I-T department to appear before it, has sought more time to present his case.