Income tax return (ITR) filing: Beware! Do not miss filling these details

Aug 07, 2018, 03:22 PM IST

Income tax return (ITR) filing: Yes, the dates may have been extended to file ITR returns but you should pay heed to certain things while filling your form or else you will have to face consequences. The last date for filing income tax returns is now August 31, 2018. 


The question that is uppermost in most taxpayers mind is 'What are the precautions that I should take while filling-up the tax payment challan?' Well, check out the answer here. While making income tax payment, apart from other things, one should clearly mention following: Image source: Reuters


1. Head of payment, i.e., Corporation Tax/Income-tax (other than companies). Image source: Reuters



2. Amount and mode of payment of tax. Image source: Reuters


3. Type of payment [i.e., Advance tax/Self assessment tax/Tax on regular assessment/Tax on Dividend/Tax on distributed Income to Unit holders/Surtax]. Image source: Reuters



4. Assessment year. Image source: Reuters


5. The unique identification number called as PAN [Permanent Account Number] allotted by the IT Department. Image source: PTI

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