one. There is a change in the law or facts that affect the agreement. Development of the concept of the pre-price agreement in India 3. Prior consultation: the application of the pre-price agreement involving a huge amount of fees, the Act contains a provision that a person who expects to enter into APAs with the Board of Directors has the opportunity to apply in the form of 3CEC to the Director General of Income Tax (International Tax) to determine the amount of the contract, the identification of TP issues, the terms and conditions of the contract, the determination of the suitability of international transactions to an agreement. This allows the individual to decide whether or not to file an APA application and for what type of transaction the APA should be filed. This does not engage the person or board of directors to enter into any agreement and is not considered an APA application. KPMG`s logo and name are trademarks of KPMG International. KPMG International is a Swiss cooperative that acts as a coordination unit for a network of independent member companies. KPMG International does not offer audits or other customer services. These services are provided exclusively by member companies located in their respective geographic areas.
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In other words, an APA is an agreement between the board of directors and the taxpayer/any person on the determination of the ALP regarding the definition of how LPAs are determined in relation to international transactions. 1. In the case of a unilateral agreement, persons (who have carried out international transactions or are expected to conduct international transactions) apply in the form of a 3CED form to the Director General of Income Tax (International Taxation) in the event of a unilateral agreement and to the Indian competent authority in the case of a bilateral or multilateral agreement. The APA regime in the Indian context has defined the review procedures, but does not set a time limit for the completion of the review. Instead, the regime introduces review procedures similar to those that were provided for at the time of the initial agreement.