CBDT Extends working Hours of Income Tax Deptt. on 28, 29 & 30 Sept. 2016 to facilitate taxpayers for filing the declarations under Income Declaration Scheme (IDS) 2016
The CBDT has extended the working hours on 28, 29 & 30 Sept. 2016 in all jurisdictions of Income Tax Deptt., to facilitate taxpayers for filing printed copies of the declarations in prescribed forms under IDS 2016, as under:
The last date for making declaration under the Income Declaration Scheme (IDS) 2016 is 30 Sept. 2016 and hence the declarations can be filed online as well in printed copies of the prescribed form up to midnight on 30th September, 2016.
In order to facilitate the declarants who would like to file the declaration in paper form, the CBDT has issued instructions to all Principal Chief Commissioners of Income Tax across India to ensure that arrangements are made for receiving such declarations till midnight of 30-09-2016. Besides, on 28 and 29 Sept. 2016 the counters for receiving declarations under the Income Declaration Scheme – 2016 shall be functional till 20:00 Hours (8 PM).