Extension of due date for filing of IT Returns – CBDT
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), extends the due date of filing of returns under Section 119 of the Income Tax Act 1961.
Central Board of Direct Taxes has extended the due date of filing of returns of income for the assessment year 2011-12, from 30.9.2011 to 31.10.2011 in respect of assesses assessed at the State of Sikkim. On consideration of the reports of disturbance of general life caused due to earthquake in the State of Sikkim, the due date has been extended by one month.
Accordingly, the ‘specified date’ for Tax Audit report as prescribed under Section 44AB of the Income Tax Act, is also extended to 31st October, 2011.