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Aadhaar-PAN

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 6

May 4, 2017

Arguments in the Supreme Court litigations around linking Aadhaar with PAN, challenging the constitutionality of Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act, were concluded today by Senior advocate Mr. Arvind Datar (also see our updates

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 5

May 3, 2017

The ongoing challenge in the Supreme Court regarding the linking of Aadhaar for filing of income tax returns, and making it mandatory for PAN, has reached Day 5 when the Union of India continued its

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 4

May 2, 2017

The State’s reply in the Aadhaar-PAN linking case was heard today (our coverage of arguments from previous hearings can be accessed at these links: Day 1, Day 2, Day 3). Attorney General, Mr. Mukul Rohatgi,

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 3

April 28, 2017

The hearing for the Aadhaar-PAN case spilled over to day 3 with Senior Counsel, Shyam Divan making his concluding remarks. Attorney General, Mukul Rohtagi, representing Union of India is scheduled to raise his arguments in

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 2

April 27, 2017

The Supreme Court today continued the hearing on cases filed against linking Aadhar to PAN and making it mandatory for filing income tax returns [Binoy Viswam v. Union of India, W.P.(C) No. 247/2017 & S

Supreme Court hears the Aadhaar-PAN case; updates from Day 1

April 27, 2017

Our updates from day 2, day 3, day 4, day 5 and day 6. The cases for linking Aadhaar to PAN and making it mandatory for Income Tax returns were heard before a bench of