Sunil Kumar Mudigonda v. The Income-tax Officer, Non-Corporate Ward-17(7), Chennai
|Sunil Kumar Mudigonda
|The Income-tax Officer, Non-Corporate Ward-17(7), Chennai
|HIGH COURT OF MADRAS
|Date of Order
|statutory appeal • application for stay
|Respondent Prayer : PETITION filed under Article 226 of The Constitution of India praying for the issuance of Writ of Certiorari, to call for the records relating to the Assessment Order dated 22.12.2019 passed by the respondent under Section 144 read with Section 147 of the Income Tax Act on the petitioner for the assessment year 2012-13 and to quash the same as unlawful, without authority of law and violative of principles of natural justice. This matter had come up for hearing on 13.02.2020, when the Court had indicated that there appeared to be no cause for which interference in the impugned order under Article 226 of the Constitution of India. The petitioner had sought some time to file a statutory appeal accompanied by an application for stay. Today, Mr. Mudimannan, learned counsel for the petitioner states that an appeal has been filed challenging the impugned order on 26.02.2020, along with an application praying for interim protection. In the light of the aforesaid, I direct the respondent Assessing Authority to dispose the stay application within a period of six weeks from date of receipt of a copy of this order after hearing the petitioner. Let no recovery be insisted upon till such time the stay application is disposed. This Writ Petition is disposed in the aforesaid terms.