The Revenue Tax Division is anticipated to launch a brand new e-filing internet portal for taxpayers, which they use to file routine ITRs and carry out different tax-related works, early subsequent month, officers stated on Thursday. The prevailing internet portal can be shut for six days between June 1-6. Officers stated the brand new portal can be made extra user-friendly.
An order issued by the programs wing of the division on Wednesday stated the “transition” from the previous portal ‘incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in’ to the brand new ‘incometaxgov.in’ can be accomplished and made operational from June 7. “In preparation of this launch and for migration actions, the prevailing portal of the division at www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in wouldn’t be out there for a short interval of six days from June 1 to six,” the order stated. The exiting portal will “not be out there” to each the taxpayers in addition to Revenue Tax Division officers throughout this era, it stated.
“All officers could also be directed to repair any listening to or compliances solely from June 10 onwards to offer taxpayers time to reply to the brand new system,” it stated. Any work scheduled between the taxpayer and the assessing officer of the division could also be preponed or adjourned, the order stated. The e-filing portal is utilized by the taxpayers to file their particular person or enterprise class earnings tax returns (ITRs) and likewise to lift complaints in search of refunds and different works with the tax division. The taxman makes use of it to subject notices, get responses from the taxpayer and reply to their queries and to speak ultimate orders like assessments, appeals, exemption and penalties, amongst others.