MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
(CENTRAL BOARD OF DIRECT TAXES)
New Delhi, the 31st January, 2019
S.O. 772(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (iii) in the Explanation of clause (e) of the proviso to sub-section (5) of Section 43 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961) read with sub-rule (4) of Rule 6DDD of the Income-tax Rules, 1962, the Central Government hereby notifies M/s. BSE Limited, Mumbai (PAN: AACCB6672L) as a ‘recognised association’ for the purpose of said clause with effect from 01.10.2018 (the date of commencement of trading in commodity derivative segment) subject to fulfilment of following conditions in respect of trading in derivatives, namely;
(i) The Exchange shall have the approval of the Forward Markets Commission established under the Forward Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1952 (74 of 1952) [merged with Securities and Exchange Board of India vide Gazette Notification No. S.O. 2630(E) dated 24.09.2015] in respect of trading in derivatives and shall function in accordance with the guidelines or conditions laid down by it; or
(ii) it shall ensure that the particulars of the client (including unique client identity number and PAN) are duly recorded and stored in its databases; or
(iii) it shall maintain a complete audit trail of all transactions (in respect of derivative market) for a period of seven years on its system; or
(iv) it shall ensure that transactions (in respect of derivative market) once registered in the system are not erased;
(v) it shall ensure that the transactions (in respect of derivative market) once registered in the system are modified only in cases of genuine error and maintain data regarding all transactions (in respect of derivative market) registered in the system which have been modified and submit a monthly statement in Form No. 3BC to the Director General of Income-tax (Intelligence and Criminal Investigation), New Delhi within fifteen days from the last day of each month to which such statement relates.
2. This notification shall remain in force until the approval granted by the Securities and Exchange Board of India is withdrawn or expires; or this notification is rescinded by the Central Government as provided in sub-rule (5) of rule 6DDD of the Income Tax Rules,1962, whichever is earlier.
[Notification No. 8/2019/F. No. 225/344/2018-ITA-II]
RAJARAJESWARI R., Under Secy. (ITA-II), CBDT.