CBDT issues over Rs 1,83,579 crore refunds to over 2.09 crore taxpayers

Income Tax Refund Income Tax Department, while providing information on Wednesday, has said that the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued refunds of more than Rs 1,83,579 crore to more than 2.09 crore taxpayers from April 1, 2021 to February 28, 2022. Is. Income Tax Department said that income tax refund of Rs 65,938 crore was done in 2,07,27,503 cases and corporate tax refund of Rs 1,17,641 crore was done in 2,30,566 cases.

1.70 crore refunds for assessment year 2021-22 included

Apart from this, the Income Tax Department has also told that this includes 1.70 crore refunds for the assessment year 2021-22 (AY 2021-22), which is Rs 34,202.31 crore. Earlier, according to the CBDT, from April 1, 2021 to January 10, 2022, 1.59 crore taxpayers have been paid. The IT department said that in 1.56 crore cases, income tax of Rs 53,689 crore has been refunded, while corporate tax of Rs 1,00,612 crore has been refunded in 2.21,976 cases.

Check status like this

It is seen that taxpayers have to face a lot of difficulties in checking the status of their tax refund. However, taxpayers can check their refund status online very easily through the website of the Income Tax Department’s Tax Information Network. In case the refund is not received, first of all login to your income tax account on the Income Tax Department website. Then click on Accounts and then Refund and then Demand Status. After this, enter the assessment year for which you want to know the refund. Doing so will reveal the information related to the refund.