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Cyprus Notified as a notified Jurisdictional Area by Indian Govt

Cyprus Notified as a notified Jurisdictional Area Under Section 94a of the Income-Tax Act, 1961 Section 94A was introduced in the Income-tax Act, 1961, through the Finance Act, 2011, in respect of transactions with persons located in notified jurisdictional area … Continue reading

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Permission required for PCT Applications filed by residents in India: DHC

In an important ruling effecting PCT applications in India, the Delhi High Court ruled that an international application (PCT Application) filed by an Indian national with Indian Patent Office is not an application made in India unless appropriate permission under … Continue reading

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India initiates consultations with USA on countervailing duties imposed by latter on steel products

India requested consultations with the US under the dispute settlement system concerning the latter’s countervailing duties on certain Hot Rolled Carbon Steel Flat products from India. The request for consultations formally initiates a dispute in the World Trade Organization. Consultations … Continue reading

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Vodafone Serves Notice Against Indian Government Under International Bilateral Investment Treaty

Vodafone has today served the Indian government with a Notice of Dispute (“Notice”) regarding proposals in the Indian Finance Bill 2012 that violate the international legal protections granted to Vodafone and other international investors in India. The Notice, served by … Continue reading

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India Ratifies the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters

India Ratifies the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters and becomes the First Non-OECD, Non-Council of Europe Country to become A Party to the Convention India had signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax … Continue reading

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