The Mannarkkad Taluk Co-Op. Employees Co-Operative Society Ltd. v. The Income-tax Officer Ward 4, Palakkad / The Commissioner of Income-tax, (Appeals), Thrissur / the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Kochi
|The Mannarkkad Taluk Co-Op. Employees Co-Operative Society Ltd.
|The Income-tax Officer Ward 4, Palakkad / The Commissioner of Income-tax, (Appeals), Thrissur / the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Kochi
|HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM
|Date of Order
|No.20689 OF 2020(I) 2 JUDGMENT Dated this the 5th day of October 2020 This writ petition is filed seeking the following prayer: To direct the 3rd respondent to dispose of Ext.P3 appeal and Ext.P4 stay petition by the issue of a writ of mandamus or such other writ or order or direction. Heard the learned counsel for the petitioner and the learned Standing Counsel appearing for the respondents. It is submitted by the learned counsel for the petitioner that as against Ext.P1 order of assessment, the petitioner has submitted Ext.P3 appeal and Ext.P4 stay petition before the 3 rd respondent. It is submitted that hasty steps are being taken for recovery of amounts on the basis of Ext.P1, without considering the appeal or the application for stay. The learned Standing Counsel submits that the appeal preferred by the petitioner will be considered and disposed of without delay. There will, accordingly, be a direction to the 3 rd respondent to take up, consider and pass appropriate orders on Ext.P3 appeal, after WP(C). Coercive proceedings pursuant to Ext.P1 shall be kept in abeyance till then.