Income Tax Refund in April-August 2022: The Income Tax Department has issued ITR Refund to more than 1.97 crore taxpayers from April to August 2022. In this, an amount of more than Rs 1.14 lakh crore has been released in the month of April to August. Giving information on this matter, the Income Tax Department has said that this figure is from 1 April 2022 to 31 August 2022.
The last date for filing income tax returns without penalty for the financial year 2021-2022 and assessment year 2022-2023 was 31 July 2022. After that you will have to pay a penalty for filing the return. According to the data of the Income Tax Department, till 31 July 2022, a total of 5.83 crore people have filed ITR. Since then, the IT department is continuously issuing refunds (ITR Refund) to its taxpayers.
Income tax department gave information
Giving information about the refund on the official Twitter handle of the Income Tax Department, it has been said, ‘CBDT has issued a total refund of Rs 1.14 lakh crore to 1.97 crore taxpayers between 1 April 2022 to 31 August 2022. In income tax refund, Rs 61,252 crore has been issued in 1,96,00,998 cases and Rs 53,158 crore as corporate tax refund.
CBDT issues refunds of over Rs. 1.14 lakh crore to more than 1.97 crore taxpayers between 1st April, 2022 to 31st Aug, 2022.
Income tax refunds of Rs. 61,252 crore have been issued in 1,96,00,998 cases &corporate tax refunds of Rs. 53,158 crore have been issued in 1,46,871 cases
— Income Tax India (@IncomeTaxIndia) September 3, 2022
Check your refund status like this-
Crores of taxpayers in the country have got refunds. If you also want to check your refund status, then click on the Income Tax website www.incometax.gov.in for this. Next enter your User ID and Password. Then click on e-filing option. After this select the Income Tax Return option and select the View Return option. You will see ITR details and status in just 1 to 2 minutes.
Where to complain if refund is not received
If you have not received your refund after filing ITR on time, then it may be because you have entered your wrong bank account number. If you have not received your refund, then you can complain to the Income Tax Department on the toll free number 1800-103-4455. Apart from this, complaints can also be lodged from the original through the e-filing portal of the Income Tax Department.