More than Rs 1 lakh crore in Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana accounts

August 17, 2019

Bhopal:¬†More than Rs 1 lakh crore have been deposited in over 36 crore bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), reveals an RTI. Chandrashekhar Gaur, a social worker from Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh, filed the RTI seeking the details of the PMJDY from the Ministry of Finance. The reply to his RTI application revealed that till July 17, 2019, around 36.25 crore accounts were opened…

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Penalties on ITRs filed after August 30, 2019 deadline

August 17, 2019

New Delhi:¬†Filing income tax returns (ITR) on or before the tax filing deadline is a high-priority task for all the eligible taxpayers in order to avoid penalties and late charges levied by the Income Tax Department. The Income Tax Department provides ample time for all taxpayers to file their respective income tax returns. From a couple of years, the I-T Department has been extending the date of ITR filing by…

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