Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
TopicIncome Tax Returns

Topic: Income Tax Returns

Income Tax return forms to have new column for crypto income from next year

Revenue Secretary Tarun Bajaj said Wednesday that govt will charge 30% tax plus cess and surcharges from 1 April on cryptocurrency transactions as it treats winnings from horse races.

Income tax dept extends ITR verification deadline till February for FY20

The CBDT said a large number of electronically filed ITRs for the Assessment Year 2020-21, still remain pending with the Income Tax department.

Over 4.67 cr ITRs filed till 27 December for fiscal year 2020-2021

The last date for filing ITRs for 2020-21 by individual taxpayers is 31 December, extended from the original date of 31 July. A total of 15.49 lakh ITRs were filed on 27 December.

Govt extends deadline for filing income tax returns to 30 September

The Central Board of Direct Taxes, citing pandemic as the reason for the extension, also deferred the ITR filing deadline for companies till 30 November.

IT dept to launch a new e-filing portal for taxpayers on 7 June

The existing portal will not be available for a brief period of six days from 1 to 6 June to both the taxpayers as well as Income Tax department officials.

Modi govt tightening screw on IT dept a small win for taxpayer

In Budget 2021, the proposed changes to the Income Tax Act 1961 for tax collection are a welcome move.

All about tax returns by US presidents, and how Trump broke a 47-year-old custom

An NYT report Sunday revealed that US President Donald Trump paid only $750 as income tax in 2016 and 2017, and nothing in 10 out of the last 15 years.

Purchase of jewellery over Rs 1 lakh, Rs 20,000 hotel bills to come under I-T scanner

The move comes as the Modi government aims to widen the tax base by using data of high value transactions to look for tax evaders.

2019-2020 income tax returns deadline extended till 30 November 2020

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also slashed TDS/TCS rates for non-salary payments to residents by 25 per cent.

I-T Return forms being revised to accommodate timeline extension due to Covid-19 crisis: CBDT

Surabhi Ahluwalia, Official Spokespersons of CBDT, said the return filing utility will be made available by 31 May, 2020, to avail benefits for FY 2019-20.

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Representational image | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Indian law needs to account for women, make finance inclusive

Indian women face multiple barriers in accessing finance in an equitable manner. Research suggests adding a gender lens to existing laws and financial products is crucial.
Vehicles at a petrol pump station in Bengaluru, on 4 March 2021 | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Heatwave sends Indians into air-conditioned cars for relief, petrol sales soar

Petrol sales have gone up 14% during 1-15 May from the corresponding period in April, a considerable amount especially in comparison to other fuels.


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Desi defence start-up helps Army go off decades-long dependence on imported cold-weather gear

While AROO does research on the product, manufacturing is handled by another company with which it has a tie-up. The first set of AROO gear was delivered in second half of 2021.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.