new Delhi. The Income Tax Department has issued a notice to the taxpayers to get the verification / e-verification of the income tax returns filed. Let us inform that the Income Tax Department has extended the deadline for verification / e-verification of income tax returns for the financial year 2019-20 to 28 February 2022. Now the Income Tax Department has reminded the taxpayers through a tweet regarding this deadline.
The process of ITR filing is not considered complete until and unless the taxpayers get their ITR verified. If ITR is filed on time but ITR is not verified, then the ITR filing process will not be considered complete.
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Ways to verify income tax return
You can get your ITR verified online as well as offline. Once your ITR is uploaded on the e-filing website, the IT department gives you 120 days to get your ITR verified. If it is not completed within that number of days, then your tax filing will become invalid as per the IT laws.
With the help of these 6 methods, ITR can be verified…
1. With the help of bank account
2. Through NetBanking
3. Through Aadhaar OTP
4. Through Demat Account
5. With the help of ATM
6. Offline Mode
How to do ITR E-Verify
>> Click on the ‘e-Verify Return’ quick link on the e-filing portal to start the e-verification process.
>> After this fill the necessary information like PAN, assessment year etc.
>> Now click on ‘e-verify’.
>> After this you will get your E-Verification Code (EVC) generated.
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