CBDT vide order u/s 119 dated 26/08/2016 has further extended the ‘due date’ for submission of Returns of Income from 31/08/2016 to 30/09/2016 in the case of income tax assessees in the State of Jammu & Kashmir who are required to file their Income tax returns by the ‘said date’ u/s 139(1) of the Act read with order of CBDT dated 29/07/2016 issued u/s 119 of the Act in file of even number.

F. No. 225/195/2016/ITA.II
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes

North-Block, ITA.II Division

New Delhi, the 26th of August, 2016

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

On consideration of reports of dislocation of general life in certain areas of the state of Jammu & Kashmir, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (`CBDT’), in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’), hereby further extends the ‘due-date’ for filing Return of Income from 31st August, 2016 to 30th September, 2016, in case of Income-tax assessees in the state of Jammu & Kashmir who are required to file their return by the said ‘due date’ under section 139(1) of the Act read with order of CBDT dated 29.07.2016 issued under section 119 of the Act in file of even number

(Rohit Garg)

Deputy- Secretary to the Government of India

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