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CBDT targets resolving about 3,000 taxpayers' grievances by Oct-end

Sources in the tax department attributes it to the difficulties, taxpayers faced due to some glitches in the new portal since its inception in June of last year.

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Shrimi Choudhary New Delhi
The grievances of as many as 2,500-3,000 taxpayers could be addressed and resolved between October 2 and October 31. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has asked tax officials to dispose of at least 20 per cent of the pending matters during the period.

The move comes after Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently nudged the income-tax (I-T) department to redress the grievances promptly. 

Between April 1 and September 12, the I-T department received 40,423 grievances, of which 15,536 are related to systems. Of the total grievances received, only 12,671 matters are now pending with the department, while the rest have

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First Published: Sep 30 2022 | 6:35 PM IST

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