CBDT extends due date for E-filing up to 7.9.2015
Due-Date for E-Filing Returns of Income for Assessment Year 2015-16
Extended up to 7th September 2015 in Respect of all Taxpayers
who were Required to E-File their Returns of Income by 31st August 2015
The Government has received various representations that tax payers have faced difficulties in E-filing of returns across the country due to slowing down of certain e-services on 31st August 2015.
Considering these representations, the Central Board Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the ‘due-date’ for E-filing returns of income from 31st August 2015 to 7th September 2015 in respect of all taxpayers who were required to E-file their returns of income by 31st August 2015.
Earlier, the ‘due-date’ for filing of Income Tax return for Assessment Year 2015-16 was extended till 31st August, 2015 in case of those taxpayers who were required to file their tax return by 31st July, 2015.
Source: PIB News