Income Tax Dept to launch new e-filing portal www.incometax.gov.in on 7th June
The Income Tax Department will launch its new e-filing portal www.incometax.gov.in on 7th of next month. The new e-filing portal is aimed at providing taxpayer convenience and a modern, seamless experience to taxpayers. The portal is integrated with immediate processing of Income Tax Returns ITRs to issue quick refunds to taxpayers.
All interactions and uploads or pending actions will be displayed on a single dashboard for follow-up action by the taxpayer. New call center for taxpayer assistance for immediate answers to taxpayer queries with FAQs, Tutorials, Videos and chatbot or live agent, all key portal functions on desktop will be available on Mobile App which will be enabled subsequently for full anytime access on mobile network.
In preparation for this launch and for migration activities, the existing portal of the Department at www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in would not be available to taxpayers as well as other external stakeholders for a brief period of 6 days from 1st June.
The Income Tax Department said, taxpayers are encouraged to complete all their urgent tasks involving any submission, upload or downloads before 1st June, 2021 to avoid any difficulty during the blackout period.