Due Date of Filing Tax Audit Report & ITR extended to 31st Oct 2019
As desired by the tax payers and professionals, the due date of filing tax audit report and Income Tax Returns for the Assessment year 2019-20 has been extended to 31st Oct 2019.
- Taxpayers were facing difficulties in filing returns due to various other Deadlines like ITR of Non-Tax cases, GST Returns, GST Annual Returns, GST Tax Audits etc.
- Also there was situation of Flood in various states due to which taxpayers and professionals were facing problems.
Various Organizations like The Punjab Accountants Association, Western Maharashtra Tax Practitioners’ Association, District Taxation Bar Association (Direct Taxes), Ludhiana, Tax Bar Association, Jodhpur, The Chamber of Tax Consultants, All India Federation of Tax Practitioners, All Gujarat Federation of Tax Consultants, BCAS, Goods & Services Tax Practitioners Association of Maharashtra, Karnataka State Chartered Accountants Association, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India etc. have given their representations on the same.
<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>On consideration of representations recd from across the country, CBDT has decided to extend the due date for filing of ITRs & Tax Audit Reports from 30th Sep,2019 to 31st of Oct,2019 in respect of persons whose accounts are required to be audited.Formal Notification will follow.</p>— Income Tax India (@IncomeTaxIndia) <a href=”https://twitter.com/IncomeTaxIndia/status/1177263026405134336?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>September 26, 2019</a></blockquote> <script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script>