As of July 30, 2023, there are only two days remaining before the deadline for Income Tax Return (ITR) filing on http://www.incometax.gov.in. The due date for filing ITR is July 31, and it’s essential to note that there is no indication from the Income Tax Department regarding any extension this year. Hence, if you haven’t filed your ITR yet, it’s crucial to do so as soon as possible before the deadline expires.
The Income Tax Department has shared data indicating that a significant number of taxpayers have already filed their ITRs for the financial year 2022-23 (assessment year 2023-24), and many of them have also received their refunds. It’s been confirmed that the government is not considering extending the due date beyond July 31. Therefore, taxpayers who are not subject to audit requirements must file their returns by tomorrow.
Failing to file your ITR before the due date can lead to various consequences, making it essential to complete the process before the deadline. To help you with the filing process, this blog offers recent updates on ITR filing due date and valuable last-minute tips to ensure that you correctly file your returns.