In view of difficulties being reported by taxpayers, CBDT further extends timeline for e-filing of IT Forms 15CA/ 15CB, i.e. the taxpayers can submit these Forms manually to the authorized dealers, upto 15/08/2021 for the purpose of forex remittances. Earlier also CBDT has extended the timeline upto 15/07/2021 & 30/06/2021.
CBDT Press Release dt. 20/07/2021: Timeline for E-filing of Form 15CA/ 15CB further extended upto 15/08/2021
CBDT grants further relaxation in electronic filing of Income Tax Forms 15CA/15CB
As per the Income-tax Act, 1961, there is a requirement to furnish Form 15CA/ 15CB electronically. Presently, taxpayers upload the Form 15CA, along with the Chartered Accountant Certificate in Form 15CB, wherever applicable, on the e-filing portal, before submitting the copy to the authorized dealer for any foreign remittance.
In view of the difficulties reported by taxpayers in electronic filing of Income Tax Forms 15CA/ 15CB on the portal www.incometax.gov.in, it had earlier been decided by CBDT that taxpayers could submit Forms 15CA/15CB in manual format to the authorized dealer till 15/07/2021.
It has now been decided to extend the aforesaid date to 15/08/2021. In view thereof, taxpayers can now submit the said Forms in manual format to the authorized dealers till 15/08/2021. Authorized dealers are advised to accept such Forms till 15/08/2021 for the purpose of foreign remittances. A facility will be provided on the new e-filing portal to upload these forms at a later date for the purpose of generation of the Document Identification Number.
CBDT Press Release dt. 05/07/2021: Timeline for E-filing of Form 15CA/ 15CB further extended upto 15/07/2021
CBDT Press Release dt. 14/06/2021: Timeline for E-filing of Form 15CA/ 15CB extended upto 30/06/2021.