Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Direct Taxes
North Block. ITA.II Division New Delhi dated the 29th October, 2015
Corrigendum with reference to order under Section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 dated 01.10.2015
Vide order under section 119 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘Act’) dated 01.10.2015 in file of even number, Central Board of Direct Taxes had extended the ‘due-date’ for E-filing Return of Income from 30th September, 2015 to 31st October, 2015 in case of income-tax assessees which are covered under clause (a) of Explanation 2 to sub-section (1) of section 139 of the Act. In this regard, clarification has been sought whether the said extension is also applicable to the requirement to obtain and furnish ‘reports of audit’ under various provisions of the Act. It is hereby clarified that the “due-date” for obtaining and E-filing reports of audit under various provisions of the Act pertaining to such Returns of income also stands extended till 31.10.2015 vide the said order. AC.