ITR Filing

Finance Minister Sitharaman meets Infosys officials, asks them to fix tech glitches on new I-T e-filing portal

Several stakeholders have submitted written inputs highlighting the issues facing the portal as well as areas that need to be fixed. More than 700 emails detailing over 2000 issues including 90 unique issues or problems in the portal were received in response to the same.

Jun 22, 2021, 22:23 PM IST

Income Tax Alert! People of THIS age can file ITR in paper mode

As per the official website of the Income Tax department,, from the assessment year 2019-20, the senior citizen filing his return of income in Form ITR 1/4 can file his return of income in paper mode which means that for him e-filing of ITR 1/4 (as the case may be) is not mandatory. Also, he may choose to go for e-filing if he wishes.

Jun 22, 2021, 19:47 PM IST

5 major sources of income that are tax free in India

While the Income Tax department has laid out all the specific rules pertaining to ITR as per the Income Tax Act, there are a few types of incomes which are exempt from the scope of Income Tax. Such type of incomes are known as tax-free incomes. 

Jun 10, 2021, 17:08 PM IST

Big news for Income Tax filers! You must re-register digital signature on new IT portal for THIS reason

Among other things, the income tax department also asked taxpayers to update their other details like their personal mobile number and email ID.

Jun 08, 2021, 10:39 AM IST

New income tax e-filing portal 2021: Check new features, payment system and more

Functionalities for filing income tax forms, add tax professionals, submit responses to notices in faceless scrutiny or appeals would be available.

Jun 07, 2021, 17:05 PM IST

New income tax e-filing portal launching today with new features

New taxpayer-friendly portal integrated with immediate processing of Income Tax Returns (ITRs) to issue quick refunds to taxpayers. 

Jun 07, 2021, 09:05 AM IST

Income tax filing alert! ITR filing website inoperable for entire week starting today, all you want to know

The IT department has said the transition from the old portal -- -- to the new -- will be completed and made operational from June 7.

Jun 01, 2021, 11:46 AM IST

EPFO-Aadhaar linking to bank cheques, these 5 rules are changing from today, June 1

Since these rules are going to affect your everyday life, it is important to know more about these changes in details.

Jun 01, 2021, 07:32 AM IST

From bank cheques to EPFO-Aadhaar linking, check 5 rules that are changing from June 1

Since these rules are going to affect your everyday life, it is important to know more about these changes in details.

May 31, 2021, 10:13 AM IST

ITR filing website will be inoperable from June 1 to June 7, know why

The old portal— will become redundant and the new one——will operate from June 7 and due to its transition, taxpayers won’t be able to file tax returns till then, the tax department further added. Even the income tax officers will not be able to use the existing portal due to the undergoing process.

May 30, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

ITR filing: Government extends timelines of 14 tax related matters in light of COVID-19 pandemic

Government decision has been taken in the wake of hardship being faced by various stakeholders on account of the severe Covid-19 pandemic.

May 21, 2021, 09:59 AM IST

COVID-19 Impact: Govt extends timelines for tax compliance. Last date for filing ITR is now May 31

Income-tax return in response to notice under Section 148 of the Act, for which the last date of filing of return of income under the said notice is April 1, 2021, or thereafter, may be filed within the time allowed under that notice or May 31, 2021, whichever is later.

May 01, 2021, 15:25 PM IST

Planning to pay Income Tax? Here are the rules that will impact your pocket

The deadline for filing Income Tax Return is reduced by 3 months along with a maximum penalty of up to Rs 10,000, with a deadline for filing belated and revised ITR for FY 2020-21 to December 31, 2021.  According to the new rules, the deposits in the EPF account should not be more than Rs 2.5 lakh.

Apr 04, 2021, 15:22 PM IST

ITR filing: Avoid last moment rush, follow I-T department's advice to save your taxes

Apart from this, a person can file their income tax returns through and taxpayers can also call on 18001030025 in case of any query or if they face problems while filing their return. Also, from April 1, one’s investment in an EPF account will be fully exempted from the income tax. 

Mar 29, 2021, 09:46 AM IST

Have you filed your ITR 2021? Here’s what Income Tax Department has to say

Income Tax India also said that ITR filing post-March 31 will see late fee charges and it has urged the taxpayers to complete the exercise at the earliest to avoid interest fees. Besides that, a person can file their income tax returns through and taxpayers can also call on 18001030025 in case of any query or if they face problems while filing their return. 

Mar 28, 2021, 10:33 AM IST

Attention taxpayers! 5 tasks you need to complete before the March 31-deadline

March 31 also marks the last date to file the revised or belated return for the financial year 19-20. Any ITR filing after the deadline is referred to as a belated return. Any changes that needs to be done, can be performed within the deadline which is March 31.

Mar 06, 2021, 18:26 PM IST

Big relief for taxpayers! Centre extends deadline for filing income tax return for FY20 till December 31

Providing further relief to millions of individual tax payers, the Finance Ministry on Saturday extended the deadline for filing returns by individual taxpayers for FY 2019-20 by a month till December 31.

Oct 24, 2020, 15:31 PM IST

Income Tax refunds worth Rs 1.18 lakh cr issued to 33.54 lakh taxpayers till September 29

This include personal income tax refunds amounting to Rs 32,230 crore.

Sep 30, 2020, 18:27 PM IST

Is your PAN card linked with Aadhaar card? Follow these three simple steps to find out

Here is what you will have to do.

Sep 11, 2020, 12:13 PM IST

Filing of ITR for FY 2019-20 extended till November 30

The Income Tax Department on Saturday said that the date for filing of income-tax returns (ITR) for Financial Year 2019-20 has been extended till November 30.

Jul 04, 2020, 16:15 PM IST