Few days back ,CBDT in his press release mentioned that as the software for ITR forms is under preparation, they are likely to be avail...
Few days back ,CBDT in his press release mentioned that as the software for ITR forms is under preparation, they are likely to be available for e-filing by 3rd week of June 2015. Accordingly, the time limit for filing these returns is proposed to be extended up to 31st August, 2015 (31.08.2015). A separate notification will be issued in this regard.
Now CBDT has released this ORDER [F.NO.225/154/2015/ITA.II], DATED 10-6-2015 regarding extension of due date of filing Income Tax return for assessment year 2015-16
SECTION 119 OF THE INCOME-TAX ACT, 1961 - INCOME-TAX AUTHORITIES - INSTRUCTIONS TO SUBORDINATE AUTHORITIES - EXTENSION OF DUE DATE OF FILING RETURN OF INCOME FOR ASSESSMENT YEAR 2015-16
ORDER [F.NO.225/154/2015/ITA.II], DATED 10-6-2015
The Central Board of Direct Taxes, in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961, hereby extends the 'due-date' for filing Returns of Income, in terms of clause (c) of Explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of section 139 of the Income-tax Act, 1961, for Assessment Year 2015-16 from 31st July, 2015 to 31st August, 2015 in respect of income tax assessees concerned.