CBDT , on expected line extended the due date of filing of tax return from 31st July 2018 to 31st August 2018.
F.No. 225/242/2018/ITA.II Government of India Ministry of Finance Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes (ITA.11 division)
North-Block, New Delhi, the 26″ July, 2018
Order under Section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961
For certain categories of taxpayers, the ‘due-date’ of filing income-tax return for assessment-year 2018-2019 is 31.07.2018. Upon consideration of the matter, the Central Board of Direct Taxes, in exercise of its powers under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’), hereby, extends the ‘due-date’ of filing income-tax return, as prescribed in section 139(1) of the Act, from 31st July, 2018 to 31st August, 2018.
Under-Secretary to the Government of India