Income tax Department enables e facility to view Income tax and computation sheet for demand raised by Assessing Officer
Earlier when a taxpayer submitted an objection to an Outstanding Tax Demand appearing in his case in “My Account”on e-filing portal of Income-tax Department, he was not able to view anything further except his own objection. If the demand was raised by CPC then assessee had to verify it by comparing his filed ITR with Sec. 143(1) Intimation. However, where the demand was raised by the jurisdictional Assessing officer then he had to visit the department for getting intimation under section 143(1) in the event of not getting it at communication address. During this process assessee had to face many difficulties and it took long time.
Now the facility to view tax and computation sheet for demand raised by Assessing Officer is made available to the assessee in the e-Filing portal. Thus he can now verify his return with the computation sheet and see the variance and reply accordingly to the department.
To view computation sheet, assessee has to simply
Login to the e-filing portal>e-file>Click on ‘Response to Outstanding Tax Demand ‘>Click on download button next to demand amount> Download the details in .pdf