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Principles for determination of POEM of a Company formulated: Govt.

The Finance Act, 2015 has amended, with effect from April 1, 2016, the provisions of Income-tax Act relating to determination of residence of a company.  In accordance with the amended provisions a company would be said to be resident in … Continue reading

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Foreign law can be governing law between domestic parties: MHC

The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently allowed choosing of foreign law as the governing law in an arbitration between two Indian entities. The Court said where parties by mutual agreement agreed to resolve their dispute by arbitration and chose a … Continue reading

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Telecom Consumers Protection (Eighth Amendment) Regulations, 2015 released: TRAI

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued the “Telecom Consumers Protection (Eighth Amendment) Regulations, 2015” to protect the interest of consumers using wireless data service. TRAI has been receiving several complaints from consumers regarding non-availability of information relating to … Continue reading

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Payment made from one NRI to another outside India; Section 195 of IT Act will not apply as held in Vodafone International Holdings B.V. by the Supreme Court: ITAT Mumbai

In may be one of the first rulings after the recent amendment to Section 9(1)(vi) of Income Tax Act (“Act”) by Finance Act, 2012 with effect from April 1, 1976, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (Mumbai) held that the payment paid … 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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