Currently, the income tax exemption limit for individual taxpayers is Rs 2.5 lakh, while the minimum EPF pension is Rs 1,000.Dec 05, 2017, 21:16 PM IST
A window has been hosted on the main page of the department's website -- www.Incometaxindia.Gov.In/ -- with a prominent icon stating 'Live Chat Online- ask your query'.Oct 18, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
In fiscal 2017-18, 25 APAs (two bilateral and 23 unilateral) have been signed till date, the CBDT said in a statement.Oct 07, 2017, 10:59 AM IST
Till August 21, as much as Rs 42,000 crore had come in as taxes from 10 lakh businesses.Aug 23, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
Last year, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) had set up 'local committees' comprising senior officers in each region to dispose such grievance and complaint petitions within a short period of time.Aug 21, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
In order to ensure preparedness for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll-out from July 1, the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology has launched a dedicated webpage for facilitating taxpayers with regard to addressing issues related to IT services and electronic goods.Jun 21, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
Industry chamber Assocham on Saturday demanded postponing GST implementation, saying that taxpayers will find it difficult to comply with the provisions of the new indirect tax regime as the IT network is not yet ready.Jun 17, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
Here's how you can link your Aadhaar card with PAN using SMS.Jun 01, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
The Income Tax Department on Wednesday urged taxpayers to link their Aadhaar with their PAN, using an SMS-based facility.May 31, 2017, 10:44 AM IST
As part of its strategy to "name and shame" big defaulters, the Income Tax Department on Thursday published names of five entities who owe over Rs 10 crore in taxes.
May 18, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
The number of persons under the tax net has increased by 91 lakh as unaccounted cash lost anonymity post note ban, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.May 16, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Personal income tax return filing has gone up post-demonetisationdue to ownership of unanimous money being identified, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.May 16, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Taxpayers wanting to send their paper ITR acknowledgement forms or documents related to refunds and others to the I-T department's CPC in Bengaluru can now send it to a "unique" pin code.Apr 13, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
The income tax department will be going easy for cash deposits up to Rs 5 lakh made by 70-plus people. This means no further verification will be required in such case.Feb 22, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
The CBDT on Tuesday asked the taxman to ensure there is no "threat, warning or show cause" notice to taxpayers contacted by it under 'Operation Clean Money' that is aimed at checking black money post-note ban.
Feb 21, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
Note ban impact: Over 7 lakh assessees respond to I-T dept query; 'non-statutory' letters to be issued in case of no reply
The I-T Department on Friday said that more than 7 lakh assessees, out of 18 lakh who were sent SMS/emails for making suspicious deposits post demonetisation, have submitted their response.
Feb 17, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
After launching the ambitious e-nivaran facility for online redressal of taxpayers' grievances, the Income Tax Department has now opened these windows at its 60 special offices across the country.Feb 15, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Out of the 7.41 lakh accounts confirmed by the 5.27 Lakh taxpayers, the cash deposit amount has been confirmed in more than 99.5 percent accounts.Feb 13, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
The income tax department has issued refunds to the tune of Rs 1.42 lakh crore so far this fiscal till February 10, 41.5 percent higher than last year's.Feb 13, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
Reducing discretionary powers of taxmen, the income tax department has asked its field officers to maintain digital records of summons, notices and special audit ordered by them.Feb 08, 2017, 12:50 PM IST