Monday, May 7, 2012

e-tds/e-tds Due Dates w.e.f. 01.04.2010

            Latest Due Dates for submitting e-tds returns and issuing form 16 and 16A

                Major amendments have been made by CBDT (The Central Board of Direct Taxes) regarding etds. Now Due Dates of etds/etcs returns  have been changed and  Time period  for issuing form 16  and 16A have also been changed.     These modifications are not minor. 

                   Changes regarding etds have been made vide  Notification No. 41/2010; SO No. 1261(E) dated 31.05.2010.  and will be implemented w.e.f. on the Income Tax deducted/collected on or after  01.04.2010. In clarity from Financial Year 2010-11. 

New Changes in TDS Rules

CBDT Press Release No. 402/92/2006-MC (27 of 2010), dated 2-6-2010

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) have amended the Rules relating to TDS provisions date and mode of payment of tax deducted at source (TDS), TDS certificate and filing of ‘statement of TDS’ (TDS return) vide Notification No. 41/2010; SO No. 1261(E) dated 31.05.2010. The amended rules will apply only in respect of tax deducted on or after 1st day of April 2010.
Forms for TDS certificate have been revised to include the receipt number of the TDS return filed by the deductor. Now the Tax-deduction Account Number (TAN) of the deductor, Permanent Account Number (PAN) of the deductee, and Receipt number of TDS return filed by the deductor will form the unique identification for allowing tax credit claimed by the taxpayer in his income-tax return.
Government Authorities (Pay and Accounts Officer or Treasury Officer or Cheque Drawing and Disbursing Officer) responsible for crediting tax deducted at source to the credit of the Central Government by book-entry are now required to electronically file a monthly statement in a new Form No. 24G containing details of credit of TDS to the agency authorised by the Director General of Income-tax (Systems). 
Due date for furnishing TDS return for the last quarter of the financial year has been modified to 15th May (from earlier 15th June). The revised due dates for furnishing TDS return are
Sr. No.
Date of ending of the quarter of the Financial Year
Due Dates
30th June
15th July of the Financial Year
30th September
15th October of the Financial Year
31st December
15th January of the Financial year
31st March
15the May of the Financial Year immediately following the Financial Year in which deduction is made

Due dates for issuing TDS certificates to the employees or deductees or payees are also revised as under:-

Sr. No.
Periodicity of Furnishing TDS Certificate
Due Dates
Salary (Form 16)
By 31st day of May of the Financial Year immediately following the financial year in which the income was paid and tax deducted.
Non Salary (Form 16A)
With in 15 (Fifteen days) from the due date for furnishing the etds/tcs Statement.

Special Deposit Dates of TDS/TCS (Click Here)

Download and Read Complete Notification No. 41, Date of  Issue 31.05.2010 (Click Here)

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