The governing administration has, in the current earlier, extended a slew of deadlines to relieve the system of filing initial and revised revenue tax returns for assesses in wake of the coronavirus pandemic and resultant nation-extensive lockdown. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the time restrict for filing profits tax (I-T) returns, generating investments to assert revenue tax deductions and for furnishing and issuing TDS (tax deducted at source) and TCS (tax gathered at supply) statements and certificates.
The govt has further prolonged the deadline for filing money tax (I-T) returns for money yr 2019-20. The last day for submitting returns for the financial calendar year 2019-20 (Assessment Yr 2020-21) has been prolonged till November 30, 2020, the Central Board of Immediate Taxes – the apex policymaking overall body for the Money Tax Section – explained in a assertion. Consequently, the return of cash flow gained concerning April 1, 2019 and March 31, 2020, which was because of by July 31, can now be submitted by November 30.
Equally, the Central Board of Immediate Taxes (CBDT) has established July 31, 2020 as the deadline for submitting primary and revised returns for economic 12 months 2018-19 (Evaluation 12 months 2019-20). Assesses have to file their returns for profits acquired concerning April 1, 2018 and March 31, 2019 by July 31, 2020.
The previous day for furnishing tax audit report has also been prolonged till Oct 31.
CBDT has also extended the time limit for building investments to claim income tax deduction by a month until July 31, 2020. It also eased the last day for furnishing and issuing TDS (tax deducted at resource) or TCS (tax collected at supply) statements/certificates pertaining to fiscal year 2019-20 to July 31 and August 15 respectively.
Taxpayers are permitted a selection of deductions against expense in daily life insurance policy, provident fund (Segment 80C of the Money Tax Act) and health insurance policies (Segment 80D) for monetary yr 2019-20.
The Earnings Tax Department has also permitted assesses to assert deductions in money gains arising out of investments, design and buys produced till September 30, 2020. Funds gains tax is the tax payable on sale of assets these types of as equities and mutual money.