Tag: Trusts

Revocable transfer

Section 63 in The Income- Tax Act, 1995 ” Transfer” and” revocable transfer” defined For the purposes of sections 60, 61 and 62 and of this section,- (a) a transfer shall be […]

Indian principle that in the event of war, priests and properties endowed to places of worship must not be touched: AP High Court

For several centuries, our country had a principle in law of war to the effect that in the event of an invasion also, the priests and properties endowed to places of worship must not be touched. That is how, the properties of Temples remained intact even after the country was subjected to foreign invasions. Instances are not lacking where, the invaders have rendered services also. 

Without proof of customary right, Panchayat has no title to property or income administered for benefit of villagers in common

What is required by S. 58 for the purpose of vesting is the proof of custom by which the villagers in common acquire title to any property or income. Vesting of rights takes place under S. 58 if there is proof of customary right of administration of any property or income for the benefit of the villagers in common. Unless therefore there is proof of customary right, the Panchayat cannot claim title to the property or income administered for the benefit of the villagers in common