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ITR form 2 just released; here is how to file it

May 17, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
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The Income Tax Department has just launched the income tax return (ITR) form 2 in java format. It is now available on official e-filing portal. With this, the department has activated a total of three Income Tax Returns (ITRs) that includes ITR-1 or Sahaj and ITR-4. Here are everything you need to know about ITR-2:

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Who can fill ITR form 2: The ITR-2 is used by individuals and Hindu Undivided Families (HUFs) who have income from any sources except income from profits and gains of business or profession, including NRIs.

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Who Cannot file ITR form 2: Any individual or HUF having income from business or profession and individuals who are eligible to fill out the ITR-1 Form.

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How to file ITR form 2 offline: Fill in the details in a physical paper form or furnish a bar-coded return. 

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How to file ITR form 2 online: Furnish the return electronically under digital signature. 

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How to file ITR form 2 online: One can also transmit the data electronically and then submit the verification of the return in Return Form ITR-V

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ITR-2 is an annexure-less form i.e. you do not have to attach any documents when you send it, according to ClearTax. 

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