The department issued an advisory and said: "Attention taxpayers: e-Filing help desk number has been changed. New Helpdesk number is: India Toll-Free- 18001030025. Direct Number-+918046122000."
Taxpayers use the e-filing portal of the department to file their income tax returns (ITRs) and perform other income tax related tasks on the web portal: https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in.
"The new helpline numbers can be called in case of any trouble on the e-filing portal," a senior official said.
The department has separate helpline numbers to take questions and queries on various other issues that a taxpayer faces.