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12. Timelines for Filing Appeal to High Court




No. of days

Total Time


Receipt of ITAT order in the office of CIT

0 day

0 day


Entry in relevant register in the office of CIT & linking with old appeal folder of the case from where appeal to ITAT was authorised

1 day

1 day


Sending the order to Assessing Officer for necessary action along with a copy to Range head

2 days

3 days


Submission of scrutiny report in prescribed proforma by Assessing Officer to Range head after giving appeal effect*.
Submission of scrutiny Report by Range head to CIT

30 days
15 days

33 days
48 days


Decision making by the CIT including consultation with the Standing counsel, if needed & submission to CCIT

20 days

68 days


Decision of the CCIT on recommendations of CIT

7 days

75 days


Sending appeal folder to the standing counsel for drafting appeal memo by CIT

2 days

77 days


Drafting of Appeal memorandum by the counsel

20 days

97 days


Obtaining Appeal Memorandum from Counsel, Vetting, preparation of sets with annexures in the o/o CIT and sending to the standing counsel for filing


112 days


Actual filing in the HC registry

3 days

115 days


Intimation of Diary/ Lodging No to the 0/0 CIT/ CIT(J) / HC cell

3 days

118 days

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‘Right To Appeal’ Is A Statutory Right Under Income Tax Act.
Powers of Commissioner (Appeals) [Section 251)
Appeal to Appellate Tribunal
Constitution of Tribunal (Section 252)
Appealable Orders [Section 253]
Form, Fee And Time Limit Of Appeal [Section 253 (6)]
Orders Of The Appellate Tribunal [Section 254]
Procedure in Appeal [Section 255]
Appeal to National Tax Tribunal (NIT) w.e.f. 6-1-2006
Direct appeal to High Court from 1-10-98 onwards
Appeal to Supreme Court after 1-10-98 [Section 261]
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