New Delhi: The Finance Ministry on Saturday extended the deadline for filing income tax returns of FY 2019-20 for taxpayer till December 31.
The Finance Ministry said in a statement, “For those taxpayers whose accounts need to be audited, the Income-Tax Return filing deadline has been extended by two months till January 31, 2021.”
In view of constraints being faced by taxpayers due to COVID-19,CBDT further extends due dates for various compliances for FY 2019-20:
The due dt of furnishing Income Tax Returns(ITRs)for taxpayers whose accounts require to be audited has been extended to 31st, January,2021 (1/5) pic.twitter.com/cWWbXu80K9
— Income Tax India (@IncomeTaxIndia) October 24, 2020
The government had earlier extended the date from July 31 to November 30 giving relief to the taxpayers.
In view of constraints being faced by taxpayers due to COVID-19, CBDT further extended the due dates for various compliances for FY 2019-20.
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