"The department in the current financial year has collected tax of Rs 7728 crore in the MP-CG region which is 37 per cent more than the cash collection of Rs 5462 crore made in the corresponding period in the year 2010-11," Chief Commissioner Income Tax (CCIT), AK Jain told PTI.
"Considering the present trend in collection it is expected that total collection during this financial year 2011-12 will be more than Rs 10,000 crore," he said. In the current financial year the department has completed scrutiny of over 5,400 cases in the commissioner-ates of Bhopal, Jabalpur and Indore till December 2011.
These included all cases where searches were conducted in the financial year 2009-10. Only some search cases where proceedings/orders have been stayed by the High Court or special audit has been directed, are yet to be completed. The assessment orders in all the cases have been passed and the demand notices have been served by December 31, as per the requirement of the law.