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The Central Board of Direct Taxes extends Last Date for filing of ITR (PAN INDIA) from 31.08.2015 to 07.09.15

F.No.225/154/2015/ITA.II

Government of India

Ministry of Finance

Department of Revenue

Central Board of Direct Taxes

North-Block, ITA.II Division
New Delhi, the 2nd of September, 2015

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

For Assessment Year 2015-2016, vide even number order dated 10th June, 2015, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (‘CBDT’) had extended the ‘due-date’ for filing Income-tax returns till 31st August, 2015 in cases of those taxpayers who were required to file their tax-return by 31st July, 2015. This date was further extended till 7th September, 2015 in case of taxpayers of Gujarat in view of dislocation of general life in that State in last week of August.

CBDT has further received representations that across the country, taxpayers had faced hardships in E-Filing Returns of Income on the last date i.e. 31st August, 2015 due to slowing down of certain e-services.

Therefore, after considering the matter, CBDT in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the In~ome-tax Act, 1961, hereby extends the ‘due-date’ for EFiling Returns of Income from 31st August, 2015 to 7th September, 2015 in respectof all the taxpayers who were required to E-File their returns by 31st August, 2015.

(Rohit Garg)
Deputy- Secretary to the Government of India

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