Saturday, October 26, 2013

Income Tax :- Due Date extended from 30-September-2013 to 31-October-2013

Keeping in view of the difficulty in e-filing of report of audit and corresponding income tax returns, The Central Board of Direct Taxes has increased due date from 30-09-2013 to 31.10.2013.  Orders Dated 24.10.2013 in detail is given below :-

F.No. 225/117/2013/ITA.II
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes

Dated- 24th October, 2013

Order under Section 119 of the Income-tax Act. 1961.

In exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Income-tax 1961, the Central Board of Direct Taxes, in continuation to order u/s 119 dated 26.09.2013 in F.No. 225/117/2013/1TA.II, hereby directs that in cases where the 'due date' of furnishing reports of audit and corresponding income-tax returns was 30th September, 2013 and where the same are furnished electronically on or before 31st October, 2013, such reports of audit and returns of income shall be deemed to have been furnished within the 'due date' prescribed under section 139 of the Income-tax Act, 1961.

Rohit Garg
Deputy-Secretary to Government of India

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