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Relax! You can file ITR by Aug 5 and link Aadhaar to PAN by Aug 31

Last minute inundation and heavy logging on site of e-filing portal led to the decision

Itr Filing Last Day

Indivjal Dhasmana  |  New Delhi 

income tax, I-T dept, ITR
Last minute Inundation & heavy logging on the official website of the e-filing portal of the department led to extension

The Income Tax Department on Monday extended the deadline for e-filing income tax returns by five days till August 5 after complaints were received that assessees were not able to submit returns.

Besides, the department also eased the time frame for linking of PAN with Aadhaar to August 31. In the meantime, the assessees can simply quote Aadhaar number or acknowledgement number of application for Aadhaar.



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First Published: Tue, August 01 2017. 08:00 IST