Income Tax Return Filing Date for AY 2015-16 extended – Order issued under Section 119 of the Income Tax Act 1961
Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue has issued a circular regarding extension of due date of return filing date for AY 2015-16 up to to 31.08.2015.
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
North Block, ITA. I I Division
New Delhi, the 10th June, 2015.
Order under Section 119 of the Income Tax .Act 1961
Subject- Extension of due date of filing return of income for Assessment Year 2015-16 – Regarding.
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’ for filing Returns of Income, in terms of clause (c) of Explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of section 139 of the Income-tax Act, 1961, for Assessment Year 2015-16 from 31st July, 2015 to 31st August, 2015 in respect of income- tax assessees concerned.
Under Secretary to the Government of India