New Delhi:  Income Tax officials on Monday reached the residence of businessman Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and started recording his statement in connection with a property case.Also Read - How New Annual Information Statement (AIS) Will Help Taxpayers in Filing ITR | Explained

“An I-T team is at Vadra’s residence to record his statement in the Benami properties matter, including the Bikaner and Faridabad land scams”, said sources. Also Read - Income Tax Return Alert: Govt Issues Fresh Order, Allows 26AS Info List To Include Foreign Remittances, Mutual Funds

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Apart from Tax department, Vadra is also under the scanner for allegations of money laundering in the purchase of a London-based property — at 12, Bryanston Square — estimated at 1.9 million pounds (over Rs 17 crore). The case is being probed by Enforcement Department the under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

Vadra is currently out on anticipatory bail.