GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
Central Board of Direct Taxes
Directorate of Income Tax (HRD)
New Delhi, Dated the 02nd July, 2015
Sub: Representations against APAR endings/adverse remarks -reg.
The issue of revision by the Referral Boards against APAR gradings/adverse remarks of the Reviewing Authority has been referred to DOP&T. Pending review by the DOP&T, it has been decided that representations, if any, against adverse remarks/below bench mark grading; will continue to be decided by the Competent Authority as per DOPT oM No. 21011/1/2005-Estt. (A) (Part-ll) dated 14.05.2009 & DOPT OM No. 21011/1/2010-Estt. (A) dated 13.04.2010 and not by the Referral Boards as prescribed in the Para 8.2 898.3 of the instructions in the APAR Form until further order.
2. This issues with the approval of the competent authority.
Asstt, Director of Income Tax (PMD) (HRD).