I-T Department conducts searches at brokerage firm's offices

Mumbai, Sept 24 (PTI) Income-Tax Department today conducted searches at the premises of a leading city-based brokerage firm with a high exposure to crisis-hit NSEL, for suspected tax evasion.

Searches were conducted in over 15 offices of the firm for tax evasion, an Income-Tax Department official said. The Department had earlier carried out a survey on the brokerage firm and the searches were conducted after it got some clear leads, Income-Tax Department sources said.

National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL) is grappling with a payment crisis for settling dues worth Rs 5,500-crore and had to on July 31 suspend trading activities following a Government directive.


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Story first published: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 0:15 [IST]
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