Income tax return deadline for AY 2021-22 extended to Sept 30 from July 31

The government has extended the due date for filing income tax returns for assessment year 2021-22 by two months, to September 30, 2021 from the existing deadline of July 31, 2021, while giving extension to tax audit and 12 compliance deadlines for FY 21 to provide relief to taxpayers due to Covid pandemic.