Smt. Swarna Rekha Saini, Jaipur, Jaipur v. ITO Ward-4(2), Jaipur, Ward-4(2), Jaipur

ITA 472/JPR/2019 | 2009-2010
Pronouncement Date: 12-03-2021 | Result: Dismissed

Appeal Details

RSA Number 47223114 RSA 2019
Assessee PAN ADGPS5972G
Bench Jaipur
Appeal Number ITA 472/JPR/2019
Duration Of Justice 1 year(s) 11 month(s) 7 day(s)
Appellant Smt. Swarna Rekha Saini, Jaipur, Jaipur
Respondent ITO Ward-4(2), Jaipur, Ward-4(2), Jaipur
Appeal Type Income Tax Appeal
Pronouncement Date 12-03-2021
Appeal Filed By Assessee
Order Result Dismissed
Bench Allotted SMC
Tribunal Order Date 12-03-2021
Last Hearing Date 11-03-2020
First Hearing Date 10-07-2020
Assessment Year 2009-2010
Appeal Filed On 04-04-2019
Judgment Text
VK;DJ VIHYH; VF/KDJ.K] T;IQJ U;K;IHB] T;IQJ IN THE INCOME TAX APPELLATE TRIBUNAL JAIPUR BENCHES B JAIPUR JH LANHI XLKA ] U;KF;D LNL; OA JH FOE FLAG ;KNO] YS[KK LNL; DS LE{K BEFORE SHRI SANDEEP GOSAIN JM & SHRI VIKRAM SINGH YADAV AM VK;DJ VIHY LA -@ ITA NO. 472/JP/2019 FU/KZKJ.K O'KZ@ ASSESSMENT YEAR : 2009-10 SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI G-4 LAPURIYA GAGAN APARTMENT SECTOR-2 VIDHYADHAR NAGAR JAIPUR-302032. CUKE VS. I.T.O. WARD 4(2) JAIPUR. LFKK;H YS[KK LA -@THVKBZVKJ LA-@ PAN/GIR NO.: ADGPS 5972 G VIHYKFKHZ@ APPELLANT IZR;FKHZ@ RESPONDENT FU/KZKFJRH DH VKSJ LS @ ASSESSEE BY: SHRI MANISH AGARWAL (CA) JKTLO DH VKSJ LS @ REVENUE BY: SMT. MONISHA CHOUDHARY (ADDL.CIT) LQUOKBZ DH RKJH[K@ DATE OF HEARING : 12/03/2021 MN?KKS 'K.KK DH RKJH[K @ DATE OF PRONOUNCEMENT : 12/03/2021 VKNS'K@ ORDER PER: SANDEEP GOSAIN J.M. THIS APPEAL HAS BEEN FILED BY THE ASSESSEE AGAINST THE ORDER OF THE LD. CIT(A) AJMER DATED 29/01/2019 FOR THE A.Y. 2009-10. 2. THE HEARING OF THE APPEAL WAS CONCLUDED THROUGH VIDEO CONFERENCE IN VIEW OF THE PREVAILING SITUATION OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC. 3. RIVAL CONTENTIONS HAVE BEEN HEARD AND RECORD PERUSED. FROM PERUSAL OF RECORD WE OBSERVED THAT IN FORM NO. 3 ISSUED BY THE DESIGNATED AUTHORITY OF THE DEPARTMENT HAS MENTIONED THE FACT THAT THE APPEAL HAS BEEN FILED BEYOND THE PRESCRIBED TIME PERIOD OF FILING OF APPEAL. NO EVIDENCE FOR CONDONATION OF SUCH DELAY BY THE APPELLATE AUTHORITY IS ON RECORD. FORM-3 IS ITA 472/JP/2019_ SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI VS ITO 2 ISSUED CONDITIONALLY SUBJECT TO THE APPLICANT OBTAINING ORDER OF CONDONATION OF DELAY FROM THE RELEVANT APPELLATE AUTHORITY. IN THIS REGARD THE LD. COUNSEL FOR THE ASSESSEE FURNISHED AN APPLICATION FOR WITHDRAWAL OF THIS APPEAL AS WELL AS MENTIONING THE FACT THAT THERE WAS NO DELAY IN FILING OF THIS APPEAL BEFORE THE ITAT. THE CONTENTION MADE IN THE SAID APPLICATION READS AS UNDER: KINDLY REFER TO THE CAPTIONED APPEAL FIXED FOR HEARING BEFORE THE HONBLE BENCH ON 12/03/2021. IN THE MATTER IT IS SUBMITTED THAT FORM 3 IS ISSUED BY THE PR. CIT IN RESPONSE TO APPLICATION IN FORM 1&2 UNDER VIVAD TO VISHWAS SCHEME FILED BY THE ASSESSEE. COPY OF FORM 3 ENCLOSED. IT IS FURTHER SUBMITTED BEFORE YOUR HONOUR HAT IN FORM 3 IT IS MENTIONED THAT THE CAPTIONED APPEAL IS FILED BEYOND TIME LIMIT SPECIFIED UNDER INCOME TAX ACT AND IT IS FURTHER STATED THAT FORM 5 SHALL BE ISSUED SUBJECT TO CONDONATION OF DELAY IN FILING APPEAL BY APPELLATE AUTHORITY. IN THIS REGARD IT IS SUBMITTED THAT ORDER PASSED BY ID. CIT(A) (AGAINST WHICH THE CAPTIONED APPEAL WAS TILED) WAS SERVED ON ASSESSEE ON 04.02.2019 AGAINST WHICH APPEAL WAS FILED ON 04.04.2019. YOUR HONOUR WOULD APPRECIATE THAT APPEAL WAS FILED ON 59 TH DAY FROM THE RECEIPT OF ORDER OF ID. CIT(A) CALCULATION OF WHICH IS AS UNDER: NAME OF MONTH DAYS FROM CIT(A) ORDER FEBRUARY 24 (AS ORDER WAS SERVE D ON 4 TH FEBRUARY MARCH 24+31=55 APRIL 4 (AS APPEAL FILED ON 4 TH APRIL) TOTAL 49 IN VIEW OF ABOVE IT IS SUBMITTED THAT THERE IS NO DELAY IN FILING OF APPEAL WHICH IS ALSO EVIDENT FROM THE FACT THAT ASSESSEE HAS NOT ITA 472/JP/2019_ SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI VS ITO 3 RECEIVED ANY NOTICE REGARDING DELAY IN FILING OF APPEAL FROM THE OFFICE OF ASSISTANT REGISTRAR IN THIS REGARD. IT IS THEREFORE HUMBLY REQUESTED BEFORE YOUR HONOURS TO PLEASE ALLOW THE ASSESSEE TO WITHDRAW PRESENT APPEAL AND . FURTHER PRAYED THAT NECESSARY OBSERVATIONS BE MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE DELAY STATED BY PR. CIT IN . FORM NO. 3. YOURS FAITHFULLY (MANISH AGARWAL) A/R 5. THE LD DR HAS RAISED NO OBJECTION IF THE APPEAL OF THE ASSESSEE IS ALLOWED TO BE WITHDRAWN BUT SUBMITTED THAT IN FORM NO. 3 ISSUED BY THE DESIGNATED AUTHORITY IT HAS BEEN MENTIONED THAT THERE WAS DELAY IN FILING THE PRESENT APPEAL. 5. HAVING CONSIDERED THE RIVAL CONTENTIONS AND CAREFULLY PERUSED THE MATERIAL PLACED ON RECORD. FROM PERUSAL OF THE RECORD WE OBSERVE THAT THE LD. CIT(A) HAD PASSED HIS APPELLATE ORDER ON 29/01/2019 AND AS PER THE ASSESSEE COPY OF THE ORDER WAS SERVED TO THE ASSESSEE ON 4 TH FEBRUARY 2019 AND THE PRESENT APPEAL HAS BEEN FILED BY THE ASSESSEE BEFORE THIS BENCH ON 04/04/2019. THE DETAILS OF DAYS OF RECEIVING OF THE ORDER FROM THE LD. CIT(A) AND FILING APPEAL BEFORE THE ITAT ARE AS UNDER: NAME OF MONTH DAYS FROM CIT(A) ORDER FEBRUARY 24 (AS ORDER WAS SERVED ON 4 TH FEBRUARY MARCH 24+31=55 APRIL 4 (AS APPEAL FILED ON 4 TH APRIL) TOTAL 59 ITA 472/JP/2019_ SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI VS ITO 4 IT IS A LEGAL JURISPRUDENCE THAT THE ORDER OF THE LD. CIT(A) CAN BE CHALLENGED BEFORE THE ITAT BY FILING APPEAL WITHIN 60 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF RECEIPT OF THE ORDER AND IN VIEW OF THE ABOVE CHART IT CAN BE SAID THAT THE ASSESSEE HAS FILED THE PRESENT APPEAL BEFORE THE ITAT ON 59 TH DAY ON THE DATE OF RECEIPT OF THE ORDER FROM THE LD. CIT(A). CONSIDERING THE FACT THAT THE PRESENT APPEAL HAS BEEN FILED BEFORE THE ITAT WITHIN 60 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF RECEIPT OF ORDER FROM THE LD. CIT(A) THEREFORE WE ARE OF THE VIEW THAT THERE IS NO DELAY IN FILING OF PRESENT APPEAL BEFORE THE ITAT AND DUE TO WHICH NO APPLICATION FOR CONDONATION OF DELAY IS REQUIRED TO BE FILED BEFORE THE BENCH FOR CONDONING THE DELAY. 6. SINCE THE ASSESSEE HAS ALREADY APPROACHED THE DEPARTMENT TO SETTLE THE MATTER UNDER VIVAD SE VISHWAS SCHEME THEREFORE WE PERMIT THE ASSESSEE TO WITHDRAW THIS APPEAL. ACCORDINGLY THE APPEAL OF THE ASSESSEE IS DISMISSED AS WITHDRAWN. 7. IN THE RESULT THIS APPEAL OF THE ASSESSEE IS DISMISSED. ORDER PRONOUNCED IN THE OPEN COURT ON 12 TH MARCH 2021. SD/- SD/- FOE FLAG ;KNO LANHI XLKA (VIKRAM SINGH YADAV) (SANDEEP GOSAIN) YS[KK LNL;@ ACCOUNTANT MEMBER U;KF;D LNL;@ JUDICIAL MEMBER TK;IQJ@ JAIPUR FNUKAD@ DATED:- 12/03/2021 *RANJAN ITA 472/JP/2019_ SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI VS ITO 5 VKNS'K DH IZFRFYFI VXZSFKR @ COPY OF THE ORDER FORWARDED TO: 1. VIHYKFKHZ @ THE APPELLANT- SMT. SWARNA REKHA SAINI JAIPUR. 2. IZR;FKHZ @ THE RESPONDENT- THE I.T.O. WARD 4(2) JAIPUR. 3. VK;DJ VK;QDR @ CIT 4. VK;DJ VK;QDRVIHY @ THE CIT(A) 5. FOHKKXH; IZFRFUF/K] VK;DJ VIHYH; VF/KDJ.K] T;IQJ @ DR ITAT JAIPUR 6. XKMZ QKBZY @ GUARD FILE (ITA NO. 472/JP/2019) VKNS'KKUQLKJ @ BY ORDER LGK;D IATHDKJ @ ASST. REGISTRAR