In the Part-I of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan (Self-reliant India Movement), the hon'ble finance minister, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman announced the following:
Due date of all income-tax return for FY 2019-20 will be extended from 31st July, 2020 & 31st October, 2020 to 30th November, 2020 and Tax audit from 30th September, 2020 to 31st October,2020.
Date of assessments getting barred on 30th September,2020 extended to 31st December,2020 and those getting barred on 31st March,2021 will be extended to 30th September,2021
Period of Vivad se Vishwas Scheme for making payment without additional amount will be extended to 31st December,2020
In addition to the extension of above mentioned due dates, it is also announced that all pending refunds to charitable trusts and non-corporate businesses & professions including proprietorship, partnership, LLP and Co-operatives shall be issued immediately.