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Here’s A Step-By-Step Guide To E-Filing The ITR Before December 31

Dec 23, 2021 Meghna Maiti

If you are still waiting to file your ITR and are confused about how to go about it, read our step-by-step guide on how to e-file your ITR.

CBDT Processed Refunds Worth Rs 1.23 Lakh Crore To 1.11 Crore Taxpayers

Nov 24, 2021 Outlook Business Team

In September, the deadline for filing the income tax return was extended to December 31. This was the second instance when the deadline was extended.

CBDT Processed Refunds Worth Rs 1.16 Lakh Crore To 98.90 Lakh Taxpayers

Income tax refunds worth Rs 36,000 crore have been issued in approx 97.1 lakh cases and corporate tax refunds worth Rs 79,917 crore have been issued in 1.77 lakh cases.

With Tax Revenue, Capex, And Manufacturing Activity On The Rise, Is The Indian Economy Firing On All Cylinders?

Nov 01, 2021 Kamalika Ghosh

Tax collection growth benefitted from robust advance taxes amid a formalisation of the economy. Corporation tax, CGST, customs and excise duty collections exceeded 50 per cent of the FY2022 Budget Estimate in the first half of the year.

Processed Income Tax Refunds Worth Over Rs 1.02 Lakh To More Than 77.92 Lakh Taxpayers: IT Dept

Additionally, income tax refunds of Rs 27,965 crore have been in approx 76.2 lakh cases. Corporate tax refunds of Rs 74, 987 crores have been issued in about 1.70 lakh cases.

15 October, 2021

Four Reasons Why Your Income Tax Refund May Have Got Delayed

Outlook Business Team

Track the status of your income tax refund, and cross-check the details you submitted to the income tax department.

02 October, 2021

Filing Your Tax Returns? Remember To List Income From All Sources

Meghna Maiti

“Taxpayers should pay extra attention to savings bank Interest, gifts coming into the bank account, any large sum from the sale of capital assets to match with the IT return,” says Suneel Dasari, founder, CEO @, an online income tax filing portal.

01 October, 2021

Crisis In The Middle: Are Indians Crushed Between Demonetisation And New Tax Regime?

Neeraj Thakur

Beneath the glossy sheen of an up-and-coming economy - the dreams and aspirations of many an Indian have been diminished over the decade. Several, just forced to barely survive.

23 September, 2021

1.5 Crore IT-Returns Filed, 3 Crore Successful Transaction By Taxpayers: Infosys

Saptaparno Ghosh

During the month of September, on an average more than 15 lakh unique taxpayers logged into the portal on a daily basis, as per Infosys

18 September, 2021

IT Department Finds Irregularities Of Over Rs 20 Crores By Sonu Sood

Outlook Web Bureau

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood has been allegedly implicated for irregularities in tax by the IT department. The amount said is over Rs 20 Crores.

23 August, 2021

Infosys Submits Roadmap To Fix IT Portal Glitches In CEO’s Meeting With Finance Minister

Outlook Web Desk

The finance ministry summoned Infosys CEO Salil Parekh over continued snags in India's new electronic tax filing portal


22 August, 2021

Income Tax Portal Live Now, Says Infosys After CEO & MD Summoned By Finance Ministry

Outlook Web Bureau

The company said the portal is live now after Finance Ministry ‘summoned’ Infosys MD and CEO Salil Parekh to explain the reasons for continued glitches even after over two months of launch.

22 August, 2021

Finance Ministry 'Summons' Infosys MD & CEO Salil Parekh For Not Resolving I-T Portal Glitches

Outlook Web Bureau

Between January 2019 to June 2021, the government has paid Rs 164.5 crore to Infosys for developing the portal.

19 August, 2021

Income Tax Return: Know These Basic Things While Filing ITR For FY 2021-22

Outlook Web Bureau

Taxpayers, here’s an important update for you if you are filing ITR this year before September 30. Check details:

04 August, 2021

Income Tax Return: Govt Extends Deadline, Announces Further Relaxations For E-filing of ITR

Outlook Web Bureau

Income Tax Return Latest Update: The CBDT has granted relaxation in the electronic filing of various forms under the Income-tax Act,1961 in the filing of forms online on the new e-filing portal

22 July, 2021

Tax Raids On Media Houses: ‘Agencies Doing Their Work, There Is No Interference, Says Anurag Thakur

Outlook Web Bureau

The minister was responding to a question on the opposition Congress' allegation that the raids were intended to throttle the voice of democracy.

22 July, 2021

Dainik Bhaskar Offices Raided By Tax Department For Evasion

Outlook Web Desk

The searches are being conducted in Bhopal, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and some other locations in the country.


09 June, 2021

New Tax Site Glitches: We Will Fix It, Nilekani Assures Sitharaman

Outlook Web Bureau

Users have flooded Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Twitter timeline with complaints

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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