CBDT has extended the due date for filing of return for assessment year 2014-15 for the assessee of Jammu & Kashmir . Read the CBDT Circular below :
F.No.225j268j2014jITA.II Government of India Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
North-Block, ITA.II Division
New Delhi, the 28th of November, 2014
Order under Section 119 of the Income-tax Act. 1961
Considering the devastation due to floods in the State of Jammu & Kashmir, the Central Board of Direct Taxes, in exercise of powers conferred under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’) and in continuation to the earlier order under section
119 of the Act dated 16.09.2014, hereby further extends the ‘due date’ of furnishing return of income from so” November, 2014 to 31st March, 2015, in cases of Income
tax assessees in the State of Jammu & Kashmir which are covered under clause (a) or clause (aa) of Explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of section 139 of the Act.
The ‘due date’ for obtaining and furnishing reports of audit for the assesseesin the State of Jammu and Kashmir under various provisions of the Act pertaining to such returns of income is also extended to 31st March, 2015.