Greater than 4.87 crore earnings tax returns have been filed until late night, the division mentioned on Saturday, a day earlier than the ITR submitting deadline for the monetary 12 months 2021-22 ends.
The division issued a public message via its official Twitter deal with asking taxpayers, largely people and salaried class, to file their Revenue Tax Returns (ITRs) earlier than the due date.
It mentioned over 4.52 crore ITRs for the evaluation 12 months 2022-23 have been filed until July 29 whereas it recorded greater than 35 lakh ITR filings on Saturday until 6 pm.
The CBDT additionally issued an order stating that Aaykar Seva Kendras (ASKs) or Revenue Tax assist centres throughout the nation will stay open on Sunday and extra receipt counters will probably be opened, wherever required, to “facilitate submitting of tax returns by the taxpayers.” “Hope you might have filed yours too! If not, pl #FileNow. Due date to file ITR for AY 2022-23 is 31st July, 2022,” the division mentioned on Twitter.
Officers mentioned the finance ministry and the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), that frames coverage for the tax division, are constantly monitoring the ITR submitting train.
A “warfare room” of technical specialists engaged on the portal and the social media workforce of the CBDT that’s gathering particular person and public responses to the submitting are working collectively 24×7, a senior officer advised PTI.
The officer mentioned points associated to the e-filing portal are being addressed promptly and a response to each question raised by the taxpayers is being supplied.
Requested concerning the calls for being revamped the social media and thru representations despatched to the CBDT to increase the ITR submitting deadline of July 31, officers mentioned they’re taking a look at guaranteeing that “filings are carried out easily until the deadline and nothing extra is on their thoughts proper now.”
The division’s Twitter deal with responded to some messages that mentioned the e-filing web site was not working by stating: “As knowledgeable by our workforce, the e-filing portal is working wonderful. Might we request you to retry after clearing the browser cache. For those who nonetheless face any points, pl share your particulars (with PAN & cellular no.) at mailto:email@example.com”firstname.lastname@example.org. Our workforce will join with you.”
In response to information up to date until July 28, round 4.05 crore ITRs had been filed and amongst this the variety of returns verified/validated by taxpayers stood at 3.09 crore.
The variety of returns that had been processable amongst these had been 2.80 crore and out of this 2.41 crore or 86 per cent had been processed, the info mentioned.
The e-filing of ITRs by varied classes of taxpayers is completed on the internet portal – “http://incometax.gov.in”.
About 5.89 crore ITRs had been filed over the past time or the 2020-21 fiscal by the prolonged due date of December 31, 2021.
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