Dy. Commissioner of Income Tax , Circle-16(2), Hyderabad v. Pravardhan Seeds Private Limited , Hyderabad

ITA 727/Hyd/2019 | 2012-2013
Pronouncement Date: 15-11-2019 | Result: Dismissed

Appeal Details

RSA Number 72722514 RSA 2019
Assessee PAN AAFCP0118A
Bench Hyderabad
Appeal Number ITA 727/Hyd/2019
Duration Of Justice 6 month(s) 6 day(s)
Appellant Dy. Commissioner of Income Tax , Circle-16(2), Hyderabad
Respondent Pravardhan Seeds Private Limited , Hyderabad
Appeal Type Income Tax Appeal
Pronouncement Date 15-11-2019
Appeal Filed By Department
Order Result Dismissed
Bench Allotted DB-B
Tribunal Order Date 15-11-2019
Last Hearing Date 30-09-2019
First Hearing Date 30-09-2019
Assessment Year 2012-2013
Appeal Filed On 09-05-2019
Judgment Text
IN THE INCOME TAX APPELLATE TRIBUNAL HYDERABAD BENCH B HYDERABAD BEFORE SMT. P. MADHAVI DEVI JUDICIAL MEMBER AND SHRI A. MOHAN ALANKAMONY ACCOUNTANT MEMBER ITA NO. 727 /HYD/20 19 ASSESSMENT YEAR: 20 12 - 13 DY. COMMISSIONER OF INCOME TAX CIRCLE - 16(2) 2 ND FLOOR B BLOCK IT TOWERS A . C . GUARDS MASAB TANK HYDERABAD. VS. M/S. PRAVARDHAN SEEDS PRIVATE LIMITED 8 - 2 - 277/45 ROAD NO.3 UBI COLONY BANJARA HILLS HYDERABAD - 500033. PAN: AAFCP 0118 A (APPELLANT) (RESPONDENT) ASSESSEE BY: SRI V. SIVA KUMAR AR REVENUE BY: SRI Y.V.S.T. SAI CIT - DR DATE OF HEARING: 30/09/2019 DATE OF PRONOUNCEMENT: 15 /1 1 /2019 ORDER PER A. MOHAN ALANKAMONY AM.: THIS APPEAL IS FILED BY THE REVENUE AGAINST THE ORDER OF THE LD. CIT(A) - 4 HYDERABAD IN APPEAL NO.4/10164/17 - 18/DCIT CIR - 16(2)/CIT(A) - 4/HYD/2018 - 19 DATED 15/02/2019 PASSED U/S. 143(3) R.W.S 263 AND U/S. 250(6) OF THE ACT FOR THE ASSESSMENT YEAR 2012 - 13. 2. THE ASSESSEE HAS RAISED TWO GROUNDS IN ITS APPEAL HOWEVER T HE CRUX OF THE ISSUE IS THAT T HE LD. CIT (A) HAS ERRED BY ALLOWING THE APPEAL OF THE ASSESSEE BY HOLDING THAT THE ORDER OF THE LD. AO U/S. 143(3) R.W.S 2 263 OF THE ACT DOES NOT SURVIVE AS THE TRIBUNAL HAD QUASHED THE ORDER PASSED BY THE LD. PR. CIT U/S. 263 OF THE ACT. 3. AT THE OUTSET THE LD. AR SUBMITTED THAT THE LD. PR. CIT ON PERUSAL OF THE ASSESSMENT ORDER IN THE CASE OF THE ASSESSEE FOR THE AY 2012 - 13 HAD OBSERVED THAT AN AMOUNT OF RS. 4 19 34 572/ - HAS BEEN ERRONEOUSLY ALLOWED AS AGRICULTURAL INCOME BY THE LD. AO WHICH IS EXEMPT FROM THE ACT U/S. 10(1) OF THE ACT BECAUSE THE LD. PR. CIT WAS OF THE VIEW THAT THE ASSESSEE COMPANY HAD DEPARTED FROM THE BASIC AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS AND HAD INDULGED IN PRODUCTION OF PARENT SEEDS. THEREFORE THE LD. PR. CIT SET - ASIDE THE ORDER OF THE LD. AO AND REMITTED THE MATTER BACK TO THE FILE OF THE LD. AO . THEREAFTER THE LD. AO PASSED ORDER U/S. 143(3) R.W.S 263 OF THE ACT ON 23/10/2017 BY REJECTING THE ENTIRE INCOME OF RS. 4 19 34 572/ - AS AGRICULTURAL INCOME. IT WAS FURTHER SUBMITTED THAT ON APPEAL THE LD. CIT (A) SET - ASIDE THE ORDER OF THE LD. AO PASSED U/S. 143(3) R. W.S 263 OF THE ACT DATED 23/10/2017 AND RESTORED THE ORDER OF THE LD. AO DATED 30/3/2015 BECAUSE THE TRIBUNAL VIDE ITS ORDER IN ITA NO. 667/HYD/2017 DATED 30/1/2019 HAD SET - ASIDE THE ORDER OF THE LD. PR. CIT PASSED U/S. 263 OF THE ACT. IT WAS THEREFORE A RGUED THE APPEAL OF THE REVENUE DOES NOT SURVIVE. THE LD. DR COULD NOT CONTROVERT TO THE SUBMISSION S OF THE LD. AR. 4. WE HAVE HEARD THE RIVAL SUBMISSIONS AND CAREFULLY PERUSED THE MATERIALS ON RECORD AND WE FIND MERIT IN THE SUBMISSION S OF THE LD. AR. 3 FROM THE FACTS OF THE CASE IT IS APPARENT THAT THE TRIBUNAL HAD QUASHED THE ORDER OF THE PR. CIT PASSED U/S. 263 OF THE ACT. THEREFORE THE ORDER PASSED BY THE LD. AO U/S. 143(3) R.W.S 263 OF THE ACT DOES NOT SURVIVE. ACCORDINGLY THE LD. CIT (A) HAD AL LOWED THE APPEAL OF THE ASSESSEE AND RESTORED THE ORDER OF THE LD. AO DATED 30/3/2015. IN THIS SITUATION WE DO NOT FIND ANY INFIRMITY IN THE ORDER PASSED BY THE LD. CIT (A) . HENCE THE APPEAL OF THE REVENUE DOES NOT SURVIVE. 5. IN THE RESULT APPEAL OF T HE REVENUE IS DISMISSED. PRONOUNCED IN THE OPEN COURT ON 15 TH NOVEMBER 2019. SD/ - SD/ - (P. MADHAVI DEVI) ( A. MOHAN ALANKAMONY ) JUDICIAL MEMBER ACCOUNTANT MEMBER HYDERABAD DATED: 15 TH NOVEMBER 2019 OKK COPY TO: - 1) M/S. PRAVARDHAN SEEDS PRIVATE LIMITED 8 - 2 - 277/45 ROAD NO.3 UBI COLONY BANJARA HILLS HYDERABAD - 500033. 2) DY. COMMISSIONER OF INCOME TAX CIRCLE - 16(2) 2 ND FLOOR B BLOCK IT TOWERS AC GUARDS MASAB TANK HYDERABAD. 3) THE CIT(A) - 4 HYDERABAD 4) THE PR. CIT - 4 HYDERABAD 5) THE DR ITAT HYDERABAD 6) GUARD FILE