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I-T dept must not operate in isolation: CBDT chairman J B Mohapatra

'There is always a time and context when an amendment is brought in', said J B Mohapatra

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I-T Department | CBDT chairman | Retrospective Tax

Dilasha Seth  |  New Delhi 



J B Mohapatra
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman J B Mohapatra | Illustration: Binay Sinha

If the withdrawal of the retrospective (retro) taxation brings in greater investment and business into the country, collections will be higher, says Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman J B Mohapatra. In conversation with Dilasha Seth, he says litigations entail huge costs for the government and precious energy gets expended fighting them. Edited excerpts:

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First Published: Thu, August 26 2021. 06:03 IST

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