Income Tax Return Deadline Extended
Economic times
Oct 26, 2020

Now The Finance Ministry announced that the deadline for filing income tax returns (ITRs) has again been extended till December 31.

Earlier in May, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) had extended the Income Tax Return deadline for FY 2019-20 from 31st July 2020 to 30 November 2020. To provide relief to taxpayers while filing tax returns. Now The Finance Ministry on Saturday announced that the deadline for filing income tax returns (ITRs) has again been extended till December 31. The government has extended the last date for the payment tax to provide relief to small and middle-class taxpayers. ITR filing for the taxpayers who are required to get their accounts audited has been extended by the government by two months till January 31, 2021. The deadline for filing the tax returns for those taxpayers who need to furnish reports concerning international or specific domestic transactions has also been extended from November 30, 2020, to January 31, 2021.