Forms 15CA/15CB can be filed manually till 15-08-2021: CBDT

Income Tax
In view of difficulties faced by taxpayers in electronic filing of Forms 15CA/15CB on www.incometax.gov.in. The CBDT has decided that taxpayers can submit the aforesaid Forms in manual format to the authorized dealers till June 30, 2021. Said date was extended to July 15, 2021. Now, the board has given further relaxation and allowed manual filing of Forms till August 15, 2021. Source: 20 Jul 2021 | PRESS RELEASE | Income Tax
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Relief in GST Compliance for Mar21 and Apr21

GST
Relief in GST Compliance for Mar21 and Apr21 Lowering of interest rates for delayed payment of tax Notification No. 13/2017- Central Tax dated 28th June, 2017 has been amended vide Notification No. 08/2021-Central Tax dated 01st May,2021 to reduce the rate of interest for delayed payment of CGST (u/s 50 of the CGST Act, 2017) as under: Class of registered persons      Rate of Interest Applicable tax                periodTaxpayers whose aggregate turnover in the preceding FY > Rs. 5 crores9% for the first 15 days from the due date and 18% thereafterMarch, 2021, April, 2021Taxpayers whose aggregate turnover in the preceding FY ≤ Rs. 5 crores[Both taxpayers filing monthly returns and taxpayers filing quarterly returns under QRMP scheme]Nil for the first 15 days from the due date, 9% for…
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Due dates for taxpayer’s compliance extended; belated/revised ITR for AY 2020-21 can be filed by 31-05-2021

Income Tax
Due dates for taxpayer’s compliance extended; belated/revised ITR for AY 2020-21 can be filed by 31-05-2021 Circular No. 08/2021, dated 30-04-2021The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has granted relief to taxpayer by extending due dates of certain compliances under the Income-tax Act. In view of severe pandemic, the board has provided that due date for completion of following Income-tax compliances by the taxpayers shall be 31-05-2021:1) Filing of appeal to CIT(Appeals). However, if the last date allowed by section 249 for filing of appeal before CIT(A) falls beyond 31-05-2021 then such later date shall be taken into consideration.2) Filing of objections to Dispute Resolution Panel (DRP) under section 144C. However, if the last date allowed by section 144C for filing of objections falls beyond 31-05-2021 then such later date…
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FY 1920 Tax Returns and Tax Audit Due Dates extended

Income Tax
FY 1920 Tax Returns and Tax Audit Due Dates extended The extended Due Dates are as below: Income Tax Returns FY1920 Non Audit Cases - 31 Dec 2020Income Tax Returns FY1920 Audit Cases - 31 Jan 2021Income Tax Returns FY1920 Patners whose Firms are required to be audited - 31 Jan 2021Tax Audit Report FY1920 - 31 Dec 2020Audit Reports w.r.t to Domestic / International Transactions - 31 Dec 2020Payment of Self Assessment for FY 1920 where Tax Liability is upto Rs. 1 Lacs - 31 Jan 2021
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Companies And LLP Fresh Start Scheme 2020 extended to 31 Dec 2020

Company Law
Companies And LLP Fresh Start Scheme 2020 extended to 31 Dec 2020 The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had introduced a new scheme known as the Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020, valid from 01.04.2020 to 30.09.2020 to enable companies to make good their previous defaults. This Scheme has now been extended till 31.12.2020. The MCA had also introduced a new scheme known as the LLP Settlement Scheme, 2020 which was valid from 01.04.2020 to 13.06.2020 and was later extended till 30.09.2020. The Scheme also has been further extended to 31.12.2020 to enable LLPs to make good their previous defaults
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