Income Tax Return Filing Due Date Extended to 15-09-2018 for Kerala Assessees

Income Tax Due date extended to 15th September 2018 for Kerela assessees

F.No. 225/242/2018/ITA.II

Government of India

Ministry of Finance

Department of Revenue

Central Board of Direct Taxes (ITA.II Division)

North-Block, New Delhi, the 28th August 2018

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

In view of disruption caused due to severe floods in Kerala, in partial modification of  order  dated  26.07.2018  in  file  of  even  no.,the  Central  Board  of  Direct  Taxes,  hereby, further extends the due date specified under clause (c) of Explanation 2 to section 139(1) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 for furnishing return of income, from 31st August, 2018 to 15th September, 2018, in case of Income-tax assessees in the State of Kerala, who are liable to file their Income-tax returns by 31st August, 2018.

(Rajarajeshwari R.)

Under Secretary to the Government of India

Copy to:-

  1. PS to F.M./ OSD to FM/PS to MOS(F)
    2. PS to Fiance/Revenue Secretary
    3 . Chairman (CBDT), All Members, CBDT
    4. All Pr .CCslT/CCsIT/Pr.DsGIT/ DsGIT
    S. Chief-Secretary, Kerala
    6. All Joint Secretaries/CsIT, CBDT
    7. Directors/Deputy Secretaries/Under Secretaries of Central Board of Direct Taxes
    8. ADG(Systems)-4 with request to place the order on official website
    9. Addi. CIT, Data Base Cell for placing it on irs officers website
    10. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, IP Estate, New Delhi- 110003
    11. All Chambers of Commerce
    12. CIT (M&TP), Official Spokesperson of CBDT
    13. ADG(PR, PP&OL) for placing on twitter handle of the department

(Rajarajeshwari R.)

Under Secretary to the Government of India

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