Rectify Income Tax Return Online

How To Rectify Income Tax Return Online

Rectify Income Tax Return Online

A citizen can online check the insights about the annual assessment filled till now. Amendment empowers remedying the blunder and topping off the return for appraisal. For that,  you need to login to the income tax e-filing with the correct login name and details.

Log in: After logging in to the site, go to the ‘My Account’ page and click on the ‘Rectification’ tab. A Rectification Form will be opened.

Details: The taxpayer must fill the assessment year, the latest communication reference number, and CPC order date, as it comes on the intimation under Section 143(1). If the return is audited under Section 44AB, sign the rectification return digitally.

Processing: After uploading the rectification return, a rectification request number and acknowledgment will be displayed. Your rectification order can be issued under Section 154 or it can be rejected.

Withdrawal: You can withdraw your rectification return online within seven days of filling.

Points to note

  • A Taxpayer can file only one rectification request for an assessment year as per the CPC order, except if the rectification request is withdrawn.
  • For any change in income, a revised return should be filed in spite of the rectification return.
  • You can file a Rectification request only for the last five assessment years.

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