Income Tax Return: Filing Deadline Extended To November 30
New Delhi: The Income Tax Department on Saturday further extended the deadline for filing income tax return (ITR) for the 2019-20 Financial Year to November 30.
The department tweeted that the decision was taken “understanding and keeping in mind the times that we are in” and hoped it will help taxpayers “plan things better”.
Understanding & keeping in mind the times that we are in, we have further extended deadlines. Now, filing of ITR for FY 2019-20 is extended to 30th Nov, 2020. We do hope this helps you plan things better.#ITDateExtension#FacilitationDuringCovid#WeCare #IndiaFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/ZoGBpok3V7
— Income Tax India (@IncomeTaxIndia) July 4, 2020
On Thursday, the I-T department had also extended the deadline for claiming deductions under tax saving investments/payments for the 2019-20 FY to July 31.