New Delhi, September 9
The Income Tax Department on Wednesday mentioned it had issued refunds of over Rs 1.01 lakh crore to 27.55 lakh taxpayers between April 1 and September 8.
This embrace private revenue tax (PIT) refunds amounting to Rs 30,768 crore issued to 25.83 lakh taxpayers and company tax refunds amounting to Rs 70,540 crore issued to over 1.71 lakh taxpayers throughout this era.
“The CBDT issues refunds of over Rs 1,01,308 crore to more than 27.55 lakh taxpayers between 1st April, 2020 and 8th September, 2020. Income tax refunds of Rs 30,768 crore have been issued in 25,83,507 cases and corporate tax refunds of Rs 70,540 crore have been issued in 1,71,155 cases,” the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) tweeted.
The authorities has emphasised on offering tax associated providers to taxpayers with none hassles in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, and accordingly has been clearing up pending tax refunds. PTI