Here is a new helpline for income tax e-filing
Help desk number
The Income Tax Department on January 1 notified a new helpline number for taxpayers who e-file their returns and conduct other tax-related businesses online.
The department issued an advisory and said: “Attention taxpayers: e-Filing help desk number has been changed. New help desk number is: India Toll Free- 18001030025. Direct Number: +918046122000.”
Here is the link
Taxpayers use the e-filing portal of the department to file their income tax returns (ITRs) and perform other income tax related tasks on the web portal: https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in.
“The new helpline numbers can be called in case of any trouble on the e-filing portal,” a senior official said.
The department has separate helpline numbers to take questions and queries on various other issues that a taxpayer faces.
What is ITR1 Form?
The government had also introduced different ITR Forms. One of these forms includes ITR – 1 or Sahaj.
A simplified one-page form, ITR1, can be filed by individuals having income up to Rs 50 lakhs from the following sources:
* Income from Salary/Pension
* Income from One House Property (excluding cases where loss is brought forward from previous years)
* Income from Other Sources (excluding winning from Lottery and Income from Race Horses)
How to file ITR1 online
You can file your ITR 1 Form online by transmitting the data electronically and then sending the acknowledgement slip of the return to the Income Tax Department’s CPC office in Bangalore within 120 days of e-filing. You can also e-verify your return.
How to file ITR1 offline
Note that only individuals who are 80-years-old or above or individuals/HUFs whose income does not exceed Rs 5 lakh and who has not claimed any refund in the return of income can file the IT return in paper form. You need to file the ITR in physical paper form and get an acknowledgement slip from IT department at the time of submission.
Source by indiatimes..