NAPRO INDUSTRIES, v. ITO 3(1),

MA 127/MUM/2013 | 2006-2007
Pronouncement Date: 25-10-2013 | Result: Allowed

Appeal Details

RSA Number 12719924 RSA 2013
Assessee PAN AAAFN1500C
Bench Mumbai
Appeal Number MA 127/MUM/2013
Duration Of Justice 6 month(s) 22 day(s)
Appellant NAPRO INDUSTRIES,
Respondent ITO 3(1),
Appeal Type Miscellaneous Application
Pronouncement Date 25-10-2013
Appeal Filed By Assessee
Order Result Allowed
Bench Allotted B
Tribunal Order Date 25-10-2013
Date Of Final Hearing 25-10-2013
Next Hearing Date 25-10-2013
Assessment Year 2006-2007
Appeal Filed On 03-04-2013
Judgment Text
IN THE INCOME TAX APPELLATE TRIBUNAL B BENCH MUMBAI BEFORE S/SHRI B.R.MITTAL (JM) AND D. KARUNAKARA RAO (AM) . . . MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION NO.127/MUM/2013 ( ARISING OUT OF I.T.A. NO.6673/MUM/2010 ( / ASSESSMENT YEAR:2006-07) NEPRO INDUSTRIES 582 KAMAL KUNJ J.J.ROAD MATUNGA MUMBAI-400019 / VS. INCOME TAX OFFICER - 3(1) MUMBAI ( $ / APPLICANT) .. ( % $ / RESPONDENT) ./ ./PAN/GIR NO. : AAAFN1500C $ / APPLICANT BY : SHRI JITENDRA JAIN % $ ) /RESPONDENT : SHRI NEERJA PRADHAN ) / DATE OF HEARING : 25.10.2013 ) /DATE OF PRONOUNCEMENT : 25.10.2013 / O R D E R PER B.R.MITTAL JM: BY THIS MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION U/S.254(2) OF THE ACT THE ASSESSEE HAS PRAYED TO RECALL EX-PARTE ORDER DATED 13.10.2011 PASSED BY THE TRIBUNAL IN I.T.A. NO.6673/MUM/2010 FOR ASSESSMENT YEAR 2006-07. 2. IN THE MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION IT IS STATED T HAT THE CONSULTANT WAS UNABLE TO APPEAR ON THE SAID DATE DUE TO MARRIAGE OF HIS NIEC E AT AHMEDABAD AND PARTNER SHRI CHETAN C SHAH WAS TO APPEAR FOR A SHORT ADJOURNMENT . HOWEVER IN THE MORNING OF 13.10.2011 THE AGED MOTHER OF SHRI CHETAN SHAH WAS ADMITTED IN THE HOSPITAL IN SERIOUS CONDITION AND HENCE HE WAS FORCED TO ASK HI S PEON TO APPEAR BEFORE THE COURT REQUESTING FOR ANOTHER ADJOURNMENT. THEREFORE LD. AR SUBMITTED THAT NON-ATTENDANCE WAS FOR GENUINE REASONS BEYOND THE CONTROL OF THE A PPLICANT-APPELLANT AND PRAYED FOR RE-CALL OF EX-PARTE ORDER PASSED BY THE TRIBUNAL. LD. DR HAS NOT DISPUTED ABOVE CONTENTS OF THE APPLICATION. MA NO.127/MUM/2013 2 3. ON CONSIDERATION OF THE FACTS OF THE CASE WE AR E SATISFIED THAT NON-ATTENDANCE ON BEHALF OF THE ASSESSEE ON THE DATE FIXED FOR I.E 13.10.2011 WAS DUE TO A BONAFIDE AND REASONABLE CAUSE. IN THE INTEREST OF JUSTICE WE RE-CALL OUR EX-PARTE ORDER DATED 13.10.2011 AND DIRECT THE REGISTRY TO FIX THE APPEA L FOR HEARING ON THE 18.11.2013. SINCE THE ABOVE DATE WAS INDICATED IN THE PRESENCE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE PARTIES IT WAS MADE CLEAR THAT NO NOTICE OF HEARING OF THE ABO VE DATE WOULD BE ISSUED TO THE PARTIES. 4. IN THE RESULT MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATION FILED B Y ASSESSEE IS ALLOWED. ORDER PRONOUNCED IN THE PRESENCE OF LD. REPRESENTA TIVE OF THE PARTIES TODAY I.E. ON 25.10.2013. ) 0 1 25TH OCTOBER 2013 ) SD SD ( . / D. KARUNAKARA RAO) ( . . /B.R.MITTAL) / ACCOUNTANT MEMBER / JUDICIAL MEMBER MUMBAI . . ./ SRL SR. PS / COPY OF THE ORDER FORWARDED TO : 1. $ / THE APPELLANT 2. % $ / THE RESPONDENT. 3. 6 ( ) / THE CIT(A)- CONCERNED 4. 6 / CIT CONCERNED 5. 7 %9 9 / DR ITAT MUMBAI CONCERNED 6. / GUARD FILE. / BY ORDER TRUE COPY (ASSTT. REGISTRAR) 9 /ITAT MUMBAI