Income tax department

e-TAX Payment of Taxes – Frequently Asked Questions

Income Tax - 1. What is e-tax payment? Ans. This is a facility provided to the taxpayers to make income tax payments through internet using net-banking facility. 2. Can I use this facility to pay income tax? Ans. You can, if; a) You have a bank account with net-banking facility, and b) Your bank is amongst the banks that provide the e-tax payment fac...

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Income Tax Refund and Right to Information Act (RTI)

Income Tax - If there is one area in the income-tax administration which has remained perennially incurable, it is the Refunds, we shows you an easy way to solve the problem. In a Press Release dated April 19, 2007, the Central Board of Direct Taxes stated: “It has been reported in some sections of the media that a large number of taxpayers are awai...

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Procedure for filing TDS returns with insufficient deductee PAN

Income Tax - As per instructions issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), it is mandatory for deductors to file TDS/TCS statements with a threshold limit of Permanent Account Number (PAN) of deductees. To facilitate deductors who face problem in filing TDS returns because of insufficiency of PAN of the deductees and also to accommodate the ...

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Submission of ITR V and Related FAQs

Income Tax - It has been proposed under the IT Circular 3/2009 that if the return is electronically furnished under a digital signature, the tax-payer is not required to furnish the Form ITR-V with the Income-tax Department as a follow up to the electronic transmitting of data in the return. Similarly, any return which is digitally signed by the asses...

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Section 80G Deduction For Donation made

Income Tax - The amount donated towards charity attracts deduction under section 80G of the Income Tax Act. Section 80G has been in the law book since financial year 1967-68 and it seems it's here to stay. Several deductions have been swept away but the tax sop for donations appears to have survived the axe. The main features of tax benefit with respe...

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Initiatives to enhance technology back bone of Income Tax Department

Income Tax - The Government is continuously taking several initiatives to enhance the technology back bone of the Income Tax Department (ITD). ITD is having a dedicated directorate called ‘Directorate of System’ which handles the technology aspects of the various functions of the Department. A brief highlight of the technological developments whic...

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Centralized Processing Centre (CPC) gets unique Pincode

Income Tax - A unique PINCODE 560500 has been allotted to Centralized Processing Centre (CPC), Income Tax Department located in Bengaluru by the Department of Post. Taxpayers can henceforth address their mails to “Centralized Processing Center, Income Tax Department, Bengaluru 560500” for the purpose of submission of ITR-V forms and other document...

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Election Commission Applauds Role of Income Tax Department during 2016 Elections

Income Tax - The elections provided an opportunity for the officers and staff of the Income tax Department to contribute to the democratic process, both as citizens participating in elections, and as empowered Government officers carrying out their duties with professional competence and dedication...

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Tax authorities should treat each taxpayer as a customer

Income Tax - It said the tax authorities should treat each taxpayer as a customer of the Tax Department and make adversarial approach between taxpayer and department a thing of the past. Customer focus should be strengthened and taxpayers should be provided with facilitating services to encourage him to comply with the taxation rules which should be e...

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CBI arrests ITO for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.One Lakh

Income Tax - The Central Bureau of Investigation has today arrested an Income Tax Officer, posted at Khatima, Udhamsingh Nagar (Uttarakhand) for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.One Lakh from the complainant....

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Assessment records of third parties can be demanded under RTI

Shri Rakesh Kumar Gupta Vs ITAT (Central Information Commission) - The Applicant, an informer of the department, filed a RTI application seeking inspection & copies of all records available with the income tax department including assessment orders of Escorts Ltd, Dr. Naresh Trehan and connected parties. The application was rejected by the PIO on the ground that th...

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Validity of Selection of case for scrutiny assessment-Selection contrary to CBDT’s instructions

CIT vs Best Plastics (P) Ltd. (Delhi High Court) - CIT vs Best Plastics (P) Ltd. The Commissioner of Income-tax and the Income-tax Appellate Tribunal have both relied upon a decision of the Supreme Court in Commissioner of Customs v. Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. [2004] 267 ITR 272 to have that the circulars issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes...

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Proceeding in CCD case was as per law: Income Tax Department

NO.ITO/PR/PRESS/2019-20 - (30/07/2019) - A note said to be written by Shri. V G Siddhartha (VGS) of CCD is doing the rounds. Among others it was mentioned in the note about the attachment of Coffee day shares by the Income Tax department. The authenticity of the note is not known and the signature does not tally with Shri VGS's signature a...

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No Income Tax Scrutiny of Senior Citizens and Small Tax payers Having Gross Income less then 10 Lakh

Press Release No.402/92/2006-MC (07 of 2011) - (14/03/2011) - The Income Tax Department today said that tax returns filed by senior citizens above 60 years and small taxpayers with gross total income of less than Rs 10 lakh will not be scrutinised in a routine manner. "It has been decided that during the financial year 2011-12, cases of senior citizens and sma...

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CBDT Press Release on I-T refund fraud in Mumbai

No.402/92/2006-MC (05 of 2010) - (25/01/2010) - On or about 12th January 2010, an officer in the Income Tax department, Mumbai, noticed that refunds had been issued from his jurisdiction without his knowledge or approval of his higher authorities. He immediately brought the matter to the notice of his superior officers. 2. On internal inquiry by ...

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TDS on Salaries-Income Tax Provisions for Financial Year 2009-2010

Circular No. 1/2010-Income Tax - (11/01/2010) - The present Circular contains the rates of deduction of income-tax from the payment of income chargeable under the head "Salaries" during the financial year 2009-2010 and explains certain related provisions of the Income-tax Act. The relevant Acts, Rules, Forms and Notifications are available at the...

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Sec. 195 of Income-tax Act – Remittances of Consular receipts

Circular No. 9/2009 - Income Tax - (30/11/2009) - Circular No. 9/2009 - Income Tax In view of the above, while remitting consular receipts abroad, diplomatic missions in India will be required to submit only a self certified undertaking in Form No 15CA to the remitter bank. They are not required to obtain a certificate from an accountant/ certific...

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e-TAX Payment of Taxes – Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is e-tax payment? Ans. This is a facility provided to the taxpayers to make income tax payments through internet using net-banking facility. 2. Can I use this facility to pay income tax? Ans. You can, if; a) You have a bank account with net-banking facility, and b) Your bank is amongst the banks that provide the e-tax payment fac...

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Income Tax Refund and Right to Information Act (RTI)

If there is one area in the income-tax administration which has remained perennially incurable, it is the Refunds, we shows you an easy way to solve the problem. In a Press Release dated April 19, 2007, the Central Board of Direct Taxes stated: “It has been reported in some sections of the media that a large number of taxpayers are awai...

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Posted Under: Income Tax |

Procedure for filing TDS returns with insufficient deductee PAN

As per instructions issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), it is mandatory for deductors to file TDS/TCS statements with a threshold limit of Permanent Account Number (PAN) of deductees. To facilitate deductors who face problem in filing TDS returns because of insufficiency of PAN of the deductees and also to accommodate the ...

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Submission of ITR V and Related FAQs

IT Circular 3/2009 (21/05/2009)

It has been proposed under the IT Circular 3/2009 that if the return is electronically furnished under a digital signature, the tax-payer is not required to furnish the Form ITR-V with the Income-tax Department as a follow up to the electronic transmitting of data in the return. Similarly, any return which is digitally signed by the asses...

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Section 80G Deduction For Donation made

The amount donated towards charity attracts deduction under section 80G of the Income Tax Act. Section 80G has been in the law book since financial year 1967-68 and it seems it's here to stay. Several deductions have been swept away but the tax sop for donations appears to have survived the axe. The main features of tax benefit with respe...

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Tax Deduction/Collection Account Number (TAN)

Article discusses about Meaning/ Structure/ Relevance of TAN, Persons liable to apply for TAN, Consequences of not quoting TAN, Procedure to obtain TAN, Places from where to obtain Form 49B, Authority empowered to allot TAN, Procedure for online TAN application....

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Register TAN to view Online e-TDS / TCS statement submitted with status

A facility to register TAN online is available on the TIN website (www.tin-nsdl. com). The Income Tax Department requires all deductors to register their TANs online. Authenticated access (through user ID and password) will be provided to registered deductors. Registration is free. An acknowledgment number will be displayed on successful ...

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How to open and E-verify your ITR V / ITR Acknowledgement

By now, many of you would have filed several tax returns of your clients or your own companies or even your own returns. It has been brought to our notice that this year, whenever an ITR form is filed electronically without the digital signature, the system shows that the ITR-V has been e-mailed to the e-mail ID registered with the Income...

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Helpline Number – Income Tax department with FAQs

To assist taxpayers CPC has established Customer care helpline, a limited call center service at ITD-CPC, Bangalore for queries related to ITR-V Receipt Status, Refund /Refund re-issue, Rectification, Income tax /PAN/TAN, e-Filing of returns, e-Filing Login, Form 26AS and Form 16. ...

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Procedure for Online Registration of TAN

The income tax department has asked all deductors to register their TAN on NSDL web site. Once registered, the deductors will be provided User ID and password for authenticated access. Benefit of registration- The access will result in the following benefits to the deductors. View of status of all statements filed;...

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