New Delhi, February 7, 2017

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has signed four more unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs).

The four APAs signed pertain to the manufacturing, financial and information technology sectors of the economy. The international transactions covered in these agreements include contract manufacturing, IT enabled services and software development services.

With this, the total number of APAs entered into by the CBDT has reached 130. This includes eight bilateral APAs and 122 unilateral APAs.

In the current financial year, a total of 66 APAs (5 bilateral APAs and 61 unilateral APAs) have already been entered into, an official release said.

[The Hindu Business Line]