Process for Response to Income Tax Notices
- Step 1
Send a scanned copy of income tax notice through email
- Step 2
Visit our office for a personal guidance regarding income tax notices with our expert
- Step 3
Get a customised quote depending on your notice
Frequently Asked Questions
A tax notice is issued by the income tax department when the Assessing Officer finds any default in the Original/Revised Income Tax Return. A tax payer can get notice from Income Tax Department for many reasons under various sections.
No, every tax notice does not demand for additional tax. Notices are issued under different sections and every section has some different demand.
Yes, responding to tax notice is necessary in every case otherwise you have to face the consequences as stated afterwards.
If no action taken by you within 30 days of receipt of the notice u/s 245, the outstanding demand as on that date will be considered for adjustment against your refund.
Non payment of tax demand attracts penalty and prosecution as per the provisions of the Income tax Act,1961 along with proceedings for recovery listed in Chapter XVII-D of the Income-tax Act, 1961.
You are also liable to pay simple interest at the rate of one per cent for every month or part of a month for the period of default in accordance with section 220(2) of Income Tax Act, 1961
To know your Jurisdictional Assessing Officer details -> Please log on to https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and click on “Know Your Jurisdictional AO” under “SERVICES” menu.
To know the detail procedure for filing online outstanding demand response-> Please log onto https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in->Go to ‘Help Tab’ -> ‘Response to Outstanding tax Demand’