"Appeal against an order of Commissioner (Appeals) lies with the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT). Both taxpayer and the Assessing Officer can file appeal before ITAT.
- Appeal is to be filed (in Form 36) before the Appellate Tribunal within 60 days of the date on which order appealed against is communicated to the taxpayer or the Commissioner, as the case may be.
- Appeal fee to be paid based on the taxable income subject to a maximum of Rs.10,000/-
- The Appellate Tribunal may admit an appeal after the period of 60 days if it is satisfied that there was sufficient cause for not presenting it within the prescribed time.
- Normally appeals are heard by a Bench comprising of one judicial member and one accountant member.
S K Nagda & Company, A top CA in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India is expert for appealing and appearing before ITAT.