Due Date for Filing Return in J & K Extended !

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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.