EXTENSION IN DUE DATES FOR FILING OF INCOME TAX RETURNS AND TAX AUDIT FOR THE A.Y 2020-21(F.Y. 2019-20).
In view of the spread of pandemic COVID-19 across many countries of the world including India, causing immense loss to the lives of people and the Economy , it has become imperative to relax certain provisions, including extension of time limit for filing Income Tax Return (ITR) and Tax Audit for F.Y 2019-20 i.e. A.Y 2020-21.
Income Tax Return Due Dates – F.Y. 2018-19
- The last Date for Filing Belated/Revised Income Tax Return for F.Y 2018-19 (A.Y 2019-20) has been extended from 31st March 2020 to 30th June 2020.
DueDate for Filing of Income Tax Return for F.Y 19-20 (Non-audit Cases)
- The due date for filing of Income Tax Return by the Assessee who is not liable to be audited has been extended from 31st July 2020 to 30th November 2020.
Due Date for Filing of Income Tax Return and Tax Audit for F.Y 2019-20 (Audit Cases)
- The deadline for Tax Audit for the F.Y 2019-20 has been extended from 30th September 2020 to 31st October 2020.
The due date for filing the Income Tax Return for F.Y 2019-20 (Audit case) which was earlier 30th September 2020 has been extended to31st October 2020.