Roll Back of the Agreement
10 MA. (1) Subject to the provisions of this rule, the agreement may provide for determining the arm’s length price or specify the manner in which arm’s length price shall be determined in relation to the international transaction entered into by the person during the rollback year (hereinafter referred to as “rollback provision”).
(2) The agreement shall contain rollback provision in respect of an international transaction subject to the following, namely:-
(i)the international transaction is same as the international transaction to which the agreement (other than the rollback provision) applies;
(ii) the return of income for the relevant rollback year has been or is furnished by the applicant before the due date specified in Explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of section 139;
(iii) the report in respect of the international transaction had been furnished in accordance with section 92E;
(iv) the applicability of rollback provision, in respect of an international transaction, has been requested by the applicant for all the rollback years in which the said international transaction has been undertaken by the applicant; and
(v) the applicant has made an application seeking rollback in Form 3CEDA in accordance with sub-rule (5);
(3) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-rule (2), rollback provision shall not be provided in respect of an international transaction for a rollback year, if,-
(i) the determination of arm’s length price of the said international transaction for the said year has been subject matter of an appeal before the Appellate Tribunal and the Appellate Tribunal has passed an order disposing of such appeal at any time before signing of the agreement; or
(ii) the application of rollback provision has the effect of reducing the total income or increasing the loss, as the case may be, of the applicant as declared in the return of income of the said year.
(4) Where the rollback provision specifies the manner in which arm’s length price shall be determined in relation to an international transaction undertaken in any rollback year then such manner shall be the same as the manner which has been agreed to be provided for determination of arm’s length price of the same international transaction to be undertaken in any previous year to which the agreement applies, not being a rollback year.
(5) The applicant may, if he desires to enter into an agreement with rollback provision, furnish along with the application, the request for the same in Form No. 3 CEDA with proof of payment of an additional fee of five lakh rupees:
Provided that in a case where an application has been filed on or before the 31st day of March, 2015, Form No. 3CEDA along with proof of payment of additional fee may be filed at any time on or before the 30th day of June, 2015 or the date of entering into the agreement whichever is earlier: (Subsituted by the Notification Dated 1st April, 2015)
Provided further that in a case where an agreement has been entered into on or before the 31st day of March, 2015, Form No. 3CEDA along with proof of payment of additional fee may be filed at any time on or before the 30th day of June, 2015 and, notwithstanding anything contained in rule 10Q, the agreement may be revised to provide for rollback provision in the said agreement in accordance with this rule. (Subsituted by the Notification Dated 1st April, 2015)