Tag: Colourable devices
Resorting to dubious methods and colourable devices to avoid the payment of tax.
/ Colourable devices, Digital Economy, India, Netherlands, Tax Avoidance Schemes, Tax planning, Tax schemes
In the Vodafone case, the Supreme Court of India found that tax planning within the law will be valid as long as it does not amount to a colourable device. India Vodafone-International-Holding-BV-2012 ... Continue to full case
In this case the Court held that while a “colourable device” could result in the transaction being considered a sham, that did not mean that tax planning within the law will not be permitted. India vs Azadi-Bachao-Andolan ... Continue to full case