Central Board of Direct Taxes issued a notification regarding the extension of filing Income Tax Return to 31st August, 2012 for the assessment year 2012-13. This is in consideration of the recent blackout and other considerations. This Extension is allowed for e-filing of Income Tax Return.
How to e-file Income Tax Return on line
See the Content of the Notification: “On consideration of the reports of disturbance of general life caused due to failure of power and further in consideration of the fact that the e-filing of returns for a specified category of individuals and HUF has been made mandatory, the Central Board of Direct Taxes, in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Income Tax Act, 1961, hereby extends the ‘due date’ of filing of returns of income for the Assessment Year 2012-13 to 31st August 2012 in respect of assessees who are liable to file such returns by 31st July 2012 as per provisions of section 139 of Income Tax Act, 1961” Read the Notification