New Delhi, the 15th Sept. 2010
Shri. Sunil Mitra, IAS,
The Hon’ble Revenue Secretary,
Government of India, Ministry of Finance,
Department of Revenue,
North Block, New Delhi.
Sub : Lifting of Ban on Inter-Commissionerate Transfers –
Being given to understand that based upon the Hon’ble Finance Minister’s orders a Committee is being constituted by the Central Board of Excise & Customs, this Association wishes to highlight a decision taken by the Central Board of Excise & Customs that has triggered off a series of fresh litigations, which decision, if reconsidered, would definitely reduce ample pending litigations as well as tackle the numerous VIP references pending consideration by the Board in the matter relating to grant of Inter-Commissionerate Transfers, which was prevailing in CBEC from 1980 onwards and had withstood judicial scrutiny for more than 2 decades & attained finality.