Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Due-date for filing Income Tax Returns for A.Y. 2019-20 extended upto 31 August 2019 - CBDT

Due-date for filing Income Tax Returns for A.Y. 2019-20 extended upto 31 August 2019 - CBDT

F. No. 225/157/2019/ITA.II
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
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North-Block, ITA-II Division
New Delhi, the 23rd of July, 2019


Order under Section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961

The ‘due-date’ for filing income-tax returns for Assessment-Year 2019-20 is 31.07.2019 for certain categories of taxpayers. It has been reported that some of the taxpayers are facing difficulties in filing their income- tax returns due to various reasons including extension of due date for issue of Form 16 for the Assessment-Year 2019-20.

2. In this regard, the Central Board of Direct Taxes, in exercise of its powers conferred under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’), hereby extends the ‘due-date’, as prescribed under section 139(1) of the Act, for filing income-tax returns from 31st July, 2019 to 31st August, 2019 in cases of all taxpayers who are liable to file their income-tax returns by the said ‘due-date’.

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(Rajarajeswari R.)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

Copy to: -

1. PS to F.M./OSD to FM/PS to MOS(F)
2. PS to Finance/Revenue Secretary
3. Chairman (CBDT), All Members, CBDT
4. All Pr.CCsIT/CCsIT/Pr.DsGIT/DsGIT |
5. All Joint Secretaries/CsIT, CBDT
6. Directors/Deputy Secretaries/Under Secretaries of Central Board of Direct Taxes
7. ADG(Systems)-4 with a request to place the order on official income-tax website
8. CIT (M&TP), Official Spokesperson of CBDT with a request to publicise widely
9. Addl. CIT, Data Base Cell for placing it on irsofficers website
10. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, IP Estate, New Delhi
11. All Chambers of Commerce


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(Rajarajeswari R.)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

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Source PDF: https://www.incometaxindia.gov.in/news/order-for-extension-of-due-date-for%20filing-of-itrs-23-07-2019.pdf

CGHS contribution and ward entitlement in respect of retired BSNL/MTNL employees.

CGHS contribution and ward entitlement in respect of retired BSNL/MTNL employees.

No. 4-12(12)/2018-PAT-Part(l)
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Telecommunications
(PAT Section)
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New Delhi,dated 1st July, 2019

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject: CGHS facilities to the retired BSNL/MTNL employees who are in receipt of pension from Central Civil Estimates - Revised mapping for determining CGHS subscription and Ward entitlement.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Office Memorandum No. 4-12(11)/2012- PAT(Part) dated 31.08.2016 vide which CGHS facilities were extended to retired BSNL/MTNL employees who receive pension from Central Civil Estimates.

2. The rates of monthly CGHS subscription and entitlement of Wards in Private hospitals empanelled under CGHS have been revised with effect from 01-01-2017 by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare vide OM No. S.11011/11/2016-CGHS(P)/EHS dated 09.01.2017. This has necessitated corresponding revision in mapping of Pay & scales from IDA to CDA as circulated vide O.M. dated 31.08.2016.

3. Accordingly, Annexures to the said O.M. dated 31.8.2016 stand revised as enclosed w.e.f. 1.1.2017 to enable CGHS in deciding the rate of CGHS contribution and ward entitlement in respect of retired BSNL/MTNL employees who receive pension from Central Civil Estimates and avail CGHS facilities.

4. This issues with the approval of Member (Services).

Enclosures: As above

(Bulley Mishra)
Assistant Director General (PAT)



Annexure -A
(Enclosure to letter no. 4-12(12)/2018-PAT-Pa rt{l) dated 01. 07.2019)

 
CDA/IDA correspondence for deciding Monthly Contributions for availing CGHS facility

(Al) Case of BSNL retirees:


 

SI. No.
IDA Pay Scale in BSNL
Corresponding Pay Scale/ Grade Pay drawn in CDA Scale / Levels in the Pay Matrix for the purpose of deciding monthly CGHS contribution
Contribution (in Rs./ Month) as per MoH&FW OM dated09.01.2017
Before 01.01.2007 After 01.01.2007 As per 5th CPC As per 6th CPC As per 7th CPC
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
1 4000-120-5800 7760-13320 2550-55-2660-60-3200 1300/- Level 1 to Level 5 250/-
2 4060- 125 -5935 7840-14700 2610-60-3150-65-3540 1400/ -
3 4100- 125-5975 7900-14880 2650-65-3300 -70-4000 1650/ -
4 4250-130 -6200 8150-15340 2750-70-3800-75-4400 1800/-
5 4550- 140-6650 8700-16840 3050-75-3950-80-4590 1900/ -
6 4720- 150-6970 9020- 17430 3200-85-4900 2000/-
7 5700-160-8100 10900-20400 4000-100-6000 2400/-
8 6550-185-9325 12520-23440 4500- 125-7000 2800/-
9 7100-200-10100 13600-25420 5000-150-8000 4200/ - Level 6 450/-
10 7800-225 - 11175 14900-27850 5500- 175-9000 4200/ -
11- a 8570-245 -12245(for Non-Executive) 16370-3063016390-33830 6500- 200-10500 4200/-
12-a 9850-250-14600(for Executive) 16400-40500 6500-200- 10500 4200/-
11-b 8570-245-12245(for Non-Executive) 16370-3063016390-33 830 6500-200- 10500 4600/ - Level 7 toLevel 11 650/-
12 -b 9850-250-14600(for Executive) 16400-40500 6500-200-10500 4600/-
13 11875-300-17275 20600-46500 7500-250-12000 4800/-
14 13000-350-18250 24900-50500 8000-275-13500 5400/-
15 14500 -350-18 700 29100-54500 10000-325-15200 6600/-
16 16000-400-20800 32900-58000 12000-375 - 16500 7600/- Level 12 and above 1000/-
17 17500-400-22300 36600-62000 14300 -400-18300 8700/-
18 All scales above the scale ofRs.17500-400- 22300/- All scales above the scale of Rs. 36600-62000/- All scales above thescale of Rs .14300-400- 18300/- GP more than 8700/-

(A2) Case of MTNL retirees:


 

SI. No. IDA Pay Scale in MTNL Corresponding Pay Scale/ Grade Pay drawn in CDA Scale / Levels in the Pay Matrix for the purpose of deciding monthly CGHS contribution Contribution (in Rs./Month) as per MoH&FW OM dated 09.01.2017
Before 01.01.2007 After 01.01.2007 As per 5th CPC As per 6th CPC As per 7th CPC
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
1 4400-125-6275 7800-17000 2550-55-2660-60-3200 1300/- Level 1 to Level 5 250/-
2 4500- 140-6600 8400- 18350 2610-60-3150-65-3540 1400/ -
3 4600-150-6850 8900-19410 2650-65-3300 -70-4000 1650/-
4 4700-170-7250 9500-20710 2750-70-3800-75-4400 1800/-
5 5000- 185-7775 10500-22830 3050-75-3950-80-4590 1900/-
6 5200-210 -8350 11500-24970 3200-85-4900 2000/-
7 6700-220- 10000 12500-27170 4000-100-6000 2400/-
8 7150-225-10525 13500-29300 4500-125-7000 2800/-
9 7700-230- 11150 14500-31500 5000-150-8000 4200/- Level 6 450/-
10 8300-235 - 11825 16000-34650 5500-175-9000 4200/ -
11-a 8575-245 - 12250(for Non-Executive) 17500-37950 6500- 200-10500 4200/-
12-a 10750-300-16750(for Executive) 20600 -46500 6500-200-10500 4200/-
11-b 8575-245 -12250(for Non- Executive) 17500-37950 6500-200-10500 4600/- Level 7 to Level 11 650/-
12-b 10750-300-16750(for Executive) 20600-46500 6500-200-10500 4600/-
13 13000-350-18250 24900 -50500 7500-250-12000 4800/-
14 14500-350-18700 29100-54500 8000-275 -13500 5400/-
15 16000-400-20800 32900-58000 10000-325- 15200 6600/-
16 17500-400-22300 36600-62000 12000-375 - 16500 7600/- Level 12 and above 1000/-
17 18500-450-23900 43200-66000 14300-400 -18300 8700/-
18 A ll scales above the scale of Rs.18500-450-23900/- All scales above the scale of Rs. 43200-66000/- All scales above the scale of Rs. 14300-400 - 18300/ - GP more than 8700/-


Annexure-B
(DoT OM No. 4-12(12)/2018-PAT-Part(1) dated 21.06.2019)

 
Entitlement of wards in private hospitals empanelled under CGHS for MTNL/ BSNL Retirees who receive pension from Central Civil Estimates and avail CGHS facilities

 
(1) For the employees retired prior to 01-01-2007:

 

SI.No. Basic pay in IDA pay scale at t he time of retirement Corresponding basic pay in corresponding Levels in CDA as per 7th CPC Ward entitlement
BSNL MTNL
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
1 Up to Rs. 11,875/- Up toRs .13,000/- Up to Rs.47,600/ - General Ward
2 Rs.11,876/-toRs.15,475/ - Rs.13,001/- to Rs .17,200/ - Rs. 47,601/-To Rs.63,100/- Semi- private ward
3 Rs.15,476/ - and above. Rs. 17,201/ - and above Rs.63,101/ - and above Private ward

(2) For the employees retired after 01-01-2007


 

SI.No. Basic pay in IDA pay scale at the time of retirement Corresponding basic pay in corresponding Levels in CDA as per 7th CPC Ward entitlement
BSNL:Retired between 01-01-2007 to09-06-2013 BSNL:Retired on or after10-06-2013 MTNL
(1) (2A) (2B) (3) (4) (5)
1 Up to Rs.26,060/ - Up to Rs.27,510/- Up toRs. 28,530/- Up toRs.47,600/ - General Ward
2 Rs.26,070/-to Rs.33,960/- Rs.27,520/-to Rs.35,850/- Rs.28,540/-toRs.37,750/- Rs. 47,601/-To Rs.63,100/- Semi-private ward
3 Rs .33,970/- and above . Rs.35,860/ -and above. Rs.37,760/- and above Rs.63,101/- and above Private ward

Source: DoT

Fraudulent e-mail/SMS/phone calls asking for Personal/Bank account details – reg Railway board’s advice

Fraudulent e-mail/SMS/phone calls asking for Personal/Bank account details – reg Railway board's advice

भारत सरकार GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
रेल मंत्रालय MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
रेलवे बोर्ड (RAILWAY BOARD)
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C I R C U L A R

Sub: Fraudulent e-mail/SMS/ phone calls asking for Personal/Bank account details.

It has brought to notice that some fraudulent e-mail/SMS/phone calls are being received on the Mobile numbers of Railway officials asking them to furnish their Personal details/Bank Account details through a link provided by the caller or otherwise for facilitating them to register their names for receiving their monthly Salary/Pay slips on their mobile phones instead of AIMS portal.

It may be noted that Cash branches or Administrative branches of Railway Board do not make/send any such e-mail/SMS/phone calls to the officials for furnishing their Personal/Bank Account details. All Officers/Staff of Railway Board are advised not to respond to any such fraudulent e-mail/SMS/phone calls.


(B. Majumdar)
Joint Secretary
Railway Board

No.2019/Cash-1/1/Misc.
New Delhi, dt. 12 .07.2019

To

All Officers and Branches of Railway Board at Rail Bhawan, at Metro Bhawan/ Pragati Maidan and Dayabasti, New Delhi.

Copy to:-

(i) Programmer/RBCC for uploading this circular on Indian Railway website.

(ii) G (Accom.) Branch/Railway Board to display this circular on the notice Boards.

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[http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard/uploads/directorate/secretary_branches/downloads/Fraudulant_Phone_Calls_1207190001.pdf]

Monday, 22 July 2019

Life Certificate: Senior pensioners aged 80 years and above may submit Life Certificate in w.e.f. 1st October every year.

Life Certificate: Senior pensioners aged 80 years and above may submit Life Certificate in w.e.f. 1st October every year.
w.e.f 1st October every year instead of November which would be valid till 30th November of the subsequent year. The remaining pensioners below the age of 80 years may continue to give their Life Certificate in November as per existing provisions of CPAO Scheme booklet.

No. 1/20/2018-P&PW (E)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare

3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhavan.,
Khan Market, New Delhi-110003
Dated: 18.7.2019

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject:- Submission of Life Certificate.

It has been the experience of this Department that the Senior Pensioners i.e. the pensioners 80 years and above are facing a lot of difficulties standing in queues while giving the Life Certificates in November. It has been under the consideration of the Government to provide some relief to such pensioners.

2. It has therefore, been decided by the Government, that Senior Pensioners aged 80 years and above be allowed to give their Life Certificate w.e.f 1st October every year instead of November which would be valid till 30th November of the subsequent year.

The remaining pensioners below the age of 80 years may continue to give their Life Certificate in November as per existing provisions of CPAO Scheme booklet.

This has the approval of competent authority.

(Sanjoy Shankar)
Under Secretary to Govt. of India


submission-of-life-certificate-in-october

Source: http://doppw.gov.in/sites/default/files/ppwE_22072019.pdf

KVS Order: Opening of new KV at Kandukur Town, District Prakasam (Andhra Pradesh)

KVS Order: Opening of new KV at Kandukur Town, District Prakasam (Andhra Pradesh)

केन्द्रीय विद्यालय संगठन
KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA SANGATHAN
18, संस्थागत क्षेत्र, शहीद जीत सिंह मार्ग,
नई दिल्ली - 110 016.
18, Institutional Area, Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg
New Delhi 110 016
F.11026-3/2019-KVS(Admn.-I)/Vol-II/326
Date: 22.07.2019

OFFICE-ORDER

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan vide office-order of even number dated 08.03.2019, conveyed the approval of Government of India, for establishing 50 new Kendriya Vidyalayas under Civil Sector with the stipulation that the sponsoring authority concerned is required to transfer the identified and demarcated land and also to give possession of the same to KVS prior to opening of the new Kendriya Vidyalaya. Kendriya Vidyalaya at Kandukur Town, District Prakasam (Andhra Pradesh) is one of the 50 new Kendriya Vidyalayas sanctioned.

Since the land in the matter of this Kendriya Vidyalaya has been transferred by the Sponsoring Authority in favour of Kendriya Vidyalaya concerned, sanction of the Commissioner, KVS is hereby conveyed to start a new Kendriya Vidyalaya under Civil Sector with immediate effect, at the following location:-
S.No. Name of Kendriya Vidyalaya Kendriya Vidyalaya  will be made functional at:
1 Kandukur Town, District Prakasam
(Andhra Pradesh)
 Clo Park Street, Zilla Parishad High School  (Boys) back Side, Kandukur, District Prakasam (Andhra Pradesh) - 523105

The above Vidyalaya will start functioning from class I to V (single section in each class) during the academic year 2019-20 and thereafter will grow consequently based on feasibility.

The admission process may be completed within 30 days from the date of issue of this order.


(Dr. Sachi Kant)
Joint Commissioner (Pers.)
Distribution:-
  1. PS to HRM-cum-Chairman, KVS.
  2. Sr. PPS to Secretary (SE&L), MHRD-cum-Deputy Chairperson, KVS.
  3. Sr. PPS to Joint Secretary (EE), MHRD-cum-Vice-Chairman, KVS.
  4. PS to Commissioner, KVS.
  5. PS to Additional Commissioner (Admn. / Acad.), KVS
  6. Joint Commissioner (Training), KVS Hqrs with Vrequest to issue staff sanction order as per rule.
  7. The Deputy Commissioner, KVS, Regional Office, Hyderabad with the request to liaison with the sponsoring authority and make the KV functional. He is also requested to inform the name of Parliamentary Constituency in which this school falls, for record of this office.
  8. The Principal Secretary, (Education), Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.
  9. The Collector & District Magistrate, Dist. Prakasam for information.
  10. The Superintending Engineer, KVS w.r.t. Note No. F-1100111/417/2019-Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan/Works dated 22.07.2019.
  11. Secretary, CBSE, 2, Community Centre, Preet,Vihar, Delhi-92
  12. Asst, Commissioner, (Estt. I/ Estt. II & III), KVS Hqrs. with the request to depute staff as per rule.
  13. All Offices/Sections, KVS Hqrs.
  14. Deputy Commissioner, KVS, All Regional Offices.
  15. Director, all ZIETs, KVS.
  16. The Deputy Commissioner (EDP), KVS to upload the order on KVS website.
  17. President/ General Secretary, KVS recognized Staff Associations.
  18. Guard File.
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Source: KVS
[https://kvsangathan.nic.in/sites/default/files/hq/ANN%28E%29-22-07-2019.PDF]

Saturday, 20 July 2019

7th CPC HRA: Re-classification/Upgradation of Cities/Towns on the basis of Census-2011 for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA)

7th CPC HRA: Re-classification/Upgradation of Cities/Towns on the basis of Census-2011 for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA)

2/5/2017-E.II(B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
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North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 15th July, 2019
OFFICE MEMORANDUM
Subject :- Re-classification/Upgradation of Cities/Towns on the basis of Census-2011 for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA) to Central Government employees -reg.
Reference is invited to this Department's OM No. 2/5/2014-E.II(B) dated 21.07.2015 relating to re-classification of cities/towns on the basis of Census-2011 for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA) to the Central Government employees. Orders with regard to grant of HRA on implementation of the recommendations of 7tti Central Pay Commission (CPC) were subsequently issued vide OM No. 2/5/2017-E.II(B) dated 07.07.2017.

2. This Department is in receipt of references from a few Ministries/Departments, seeking clarification with regard to continuation of special dispensation allowed in the past to cities/towns for grant of HRA at higher rates. In this context, it is clarified that any special dispensation allowed in the past to cities/towns for grant of HRA at higher rates, not specifically mentioned in aforesaid OMs No. 2/5/2014-E.II(B) dated 21.07.2015 and No. 2/5/2017-E.II(B) dated 07.07.2017 shall continue to apply, if the same has not been superseded/dispensed with or the existing classification of such city has not been revised to a higher classification on account of the population criteria, vide aforesaid OMs dated 21.07.2015 and 07.07.2017.

3. In so far as the persons serving in the Indian Audit and Accounts Department are concerned, these orders issue in consultation with the Comptroller & Auditor General of India.

(Nirmala Dev)
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India

To,
All Ministries and Departments of the Govt. of India as per standard distribution list.
Copy to: C&AG and U.P.S.C. etc. as per standard endorsement list.

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