Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 5
The Finance Ministry on Wednesday mentioned over time, it has drastically lowered the variety of circumstances chosen for scrutiny. Income tax returns (ITR) picked up for scrutiny lowered to 0.25 per cent of the whole returns filed in evaluation 12 months (AY) 2018-19, from 0.55 per cent in AY 2017-18.
“The IT division is changing- from simply enforcement to facilitating higher taxpayer providers,’’ mentioned the Ministry in a tweet.
It launched information to point out that the variety of IT scrutiny circumstances was 0.71 per cent in AY 2015-16. It fell to 0.40 per cent in AY 2016-17. It jumped as much as 0.55 per cent in AY 2017-18 however fell to 0.25 per cent in AY 2018-19.
State-wise information additionally confirmed whereas the scrutiny as proportion of revenue tax returns (ITRs) filed has come down though the variety of returns filed throughout AY 2018-19 has gone up as in comparison with the sooner years.