Income Tax Notice
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Income tax notices are sent by the Income Tax Department for various reasons like not filing income tax return, defect in filing of tax return or other instances where the tax department requires additional information or documents. On receiving an income tax notice, there is no reason to be alarmed or frightened. However, the taxpayer must take steps to understand understand the nature of notice, the request or order in the notice and take steps to comply.
Types of Income Tax Notice
Notice u/s 143(1) - Intimation
This is one of the most commonly received income tax notice. The income tax department sends this notice seeking a response to the errors/ incorrect claims/ inconsistencies in an income tax return that was filed. If you want to revise the return after receiving this notice, it must be done within 15 days.
This notice is addressed to the assessee when the return is already filed and further details and documents are required from the assessee to complete the process. This notice can also be sent to necessitate a taxpayer to provide additional documents and information.
Notice u/s 142(1) - Inquiry
Notice u/s 143(2) - Scrutiny
An income tax notice under Section 143(2) is issued if the tax officer was not satisfied with the documents and information that was submitted by the taxpayer.
Notice u/s 156 - Demand Notice
This type of income tax notice is issued by the Income Tax Department when any tax, interest, fine or any other sum is owed by the taxpayer. All demand tax notice will stipulate the sum which is outstanding and due from the taxpayer.
Submit a copy of the income tax notice received through email at along with your phone and email address. On receiving the tax notice, a tax expert will call you for a consultation.
Based on the discussion, we will determine a course of action and response to the notice received. Our Tax Experts can help you draft and submit the response, based on your approval.
After submission of reply to the tax notice, if any additional information is received from the Income Tax Department, we can advice you on a suitable course of action.