The new and improved website of the Income Tax department for Income tax payers will begin on Monday. This was earlier announced by the Income Tax department. To know more on the new features and latest filing dates, please watch this video.
The transition from the old portal, www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in to the new one www.incometaxgov.in, will be completed and made operational from June 7, the tax department mentioned.
Individuals use the income tax e-filing portal to file tax returns as well as income tax department also use the online portal to issue I-T notices, summon letters and questionnaires. The officials can also communicate with the taxpayers to communicate fine orders in assessment, appeals, exemption and penalties.
They will introduce a new mobile app. Taxpayers will also get a step-by-step guide with user manuals and videos on how to use the portal. Besides, there will multiple options available on the portal including multiple options for on-portal tax payments, various login, helpdesk support and chatbot.