Publication of names of tax defaulters in Public Domain
Publication of names of tax defaulters cases where undisputed outstanding demand /tax exceeds Rs. l crore in all category of cases in Public Domain
CBDT to announce Tax defaulters of more than Rs.1 Crore in public domain
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
New Delhi, the 24th May,2016.
All Pr. Chief Commissioners of income Tax/CCsIT
All Pr. Director; General of Income Tax/ DGsIT
Subject- Publication of names of tax defaulters in Public Domain- regarding.
Reference is invited to Board’s letter F.No.404/02/2011-ITCC dated 26 9.2014 on the above subject. With the approval of the Competent Authority, it has been decided that the said letter be amended to, herein- after, include the following para, after para 4.3 ibid;
2. ” 4.4 From F.Y.2016-17 onwards, this exercise would be undertaken every year to identify defaulters as en 31st March in cases where undisputed outstanding demand /tax exceeds Rs. l crore in all category of cases specified in para 3 for publication of names by 31st July”.
3. This may be brought to the notice of all officers/ officials in your charge for information, necessary action and compliance.