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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
(CENTRAL BOARD OF DIRECT TAXES)
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

27/2017, Dated: April 5, 2017

G.S.R. 331(E).-In exercise of the powers conferred by section 139A and section 285BA, read with section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Income-tax Rules, 1962, namely:-

1. (1) These rules may be called the Income –tax (Seventh Amendment) Rules, 2017.

(2) It shall be deemed to have come into force from the 1st March, 2017.

2. In the Income-tax Rules, 1962, in rule 114B, in the fourth proviso, for the figures, letters and words “28th day of February”, the figures, letters and words “30th day of June” shall be substituted.

[ F. No. 370142/32/2017-TPL]

Dr. T. S. MAPWAL,
Under Secy.

Note : (1) The principal rules were published vide notification number S.O. 969 (E), dated the 26th March, 1962 and last amended by Income-tax (Sixth Amendment) Rules, 2017 vide notification number G.S.R. 325(E), dated the 3rd April, 2017.

(2) By giving retrospective effect to the present notification, no one will be adversely affected. Uploaded by Dte. of Printing at Government of India Press, Ring Road, Mayapuri, New Delhi-110064 and Published

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN PART-II, SECTION 3 OF SUB-SECTION II OF THE GAZETTE OF INDIA]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
(CENTRAL BOARD OF DIRECT TAXES)
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

28/2017, Dated: April 5, 2017

S.O. 1057(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) of the proviso to section 269ST of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Government hereby notifies that the provision of section 269ST shall not apply to receipt by any person from an entity referred to in sub-clause (b) of clause (i) of the proviso to section 269ST.

2. The notification shall be deemed to have come into force with effect from 1st day of April, 2017.

[F.No.370142/10/2017-TPL]

DR. T.S. MAPWAL,
Under Secy.