As expected, Ministry of Finance vide notification dated 26.07.2018 extended the Income Tax Return date by one month i.e. 31st August 2018 for certain category of assessee. The detailed notification is still awaited.
It was expected that due to first time GST implementation, GOI may consider the request for extension of Income tax return due date. Clearing all rumors, today Ministry of Finance announced extension of Income Tax Return due date i.e. 31st July 2018 to 31st August 2018. The order is as follows.