Taxpayers shouldn’t be going to find a way entry the web page of the income tax (I-T) division for six days in June when it’s anticipated to launch a model new e-filing internet portal used to file routine income tax returns (ITRs) and perform completely different tax-related work. I-T division officers have talked about the prevailing internet portal will probably be shut for six days between June 1 and June 6.
“We’re excited to be shifting to the brand new e-Submitting portal from seventh June, 2021 onwards. The brand new portal, designed to be extra consumer pleasant, could have a number of new options and enhancements. Keep Tuned!” the I-T division tweeted on Saturday.
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The strategies wing of the I-T division talked about in an order ultimate week the transition from the outdated portal—www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in—to the model new one—www.incometaxgov.in—will probably be completed and made operational from June 7. “In preparation of this launch and for migration actions, the prevailing portal of the division at www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in wouldn’t be accessible for a quick interval of six days from June 1 to six,” the order talked about.
The order talked about that the exiting portal will “not be accessible” to every the taxpayers along with the income tax division officers all through this period, it talked about. It added that any work scheduled between the taxpayer and the assessing officer of the division may be preponed or adjourned. “All officers could also be directed to repair any listening to or compliances solely from June 10 onwards to offer taxpayers time to reply to the brand new system,” it talked about.
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Taxpayers use the e-filing portal to file their specific particular person or enterprise class ITRs and likewise to raise complaints searching for refunds and completely different works with the tax division.
The I-T division makes use of it to topic notices, get responses from taxpayers and reply to their queries and speak closing orders like assessments, appeals, exemption and penalties, amongst others.