Big discount to Filing income tax return payers, CBDT extends the deadline till November 30

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Returns for any financial year are filed in the assessment year. Like assessment year FY2019-20 for FY2018-19. Income tax returns are big news for those filing. CBDT has extended the date of filing of return for the assessment year 2019-20. In a statement issued by CBDT, it is said that in view of the difficult situation of Covid-19, taxpayers are being given further relief. The last date for filing the ITR for the assessment year 2019-20 has been increased from 30 September to 30 November. Even before this, the CBDT…

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Nirmala Sitharaman speaks about a special meeting to be held in July to discuss State compensation.

Nirmala Sitharaman

There is no denying the fact that these are uncertain times and the government is feeling the heat as the national economy takes a dramatic hit. To palliate the blow faced by the economy, Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Finance Minister said on Friday that there will be a meeting held next month. The agenda of this meeting is to mainly discuss the compensation to states.  Sitharaman said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) council will discuss borrowing to compensate states and ideally who will pay it back.  The minister said,…

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