Rule 55 : Certificate of registration
(Part XI : Authorised Representatives)
If the Chief Commissioner or Commissioner is satisfied that the applicant fulfils the requirements of clause (v) or clause (vi) or clause (via) or clause (vii) of sub-section (2) of section 288 and has been practising before income-tax authorities for not less than one year on the date of the application, the Chief Commissioner or Commissioner shall enter the name of the applicant in the register and issue him a certificate of registration in Form No. 40.
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