Income Tax Department sent Rs 1.67 lakh crore to taxpayers, complain here if they do not come

The Income Tax Department has refunded more than 1.67 lakh crore rupees to more than 1.87 crore taxpayers till February 7 in the current financial year (2021-22). This figure is of refunds made between 1 April 2021 to 7 February 2021. Of these, 1.48 crore refunds amounting to Rs 28,704.38 crore are for assessment year 2021-22 (financial year ending March, 2022). Of this, the personal income tax refund was Rs 59,949 crore, while the tax refund of corporates was Rs 1,07,099 crore.

Income Tax Department tweeted and said, “CBDT has issued refund of Rs 1,67,048 crore to 1.87 crore taxpayers during 1st April, 2021 to 7th February, 2022. Out of this, refund of Rs 59,949 crore has been issued to 1.85 crore individual income tax payers. Whereas in 2.28 lakh cases, corporate tax of Rs 1,07,099 crore has been refunded.

It is worth noting that in the last financial year 2020-21, the Income Tax Department had issued tax refunds of Rs 2.62 lakh crore to 2.38 crore taxpayers. This was 43.2 percent more than the refund of Rs 1.83 lakh crore issued in the financial year 2019-20.

Check Refund Status from the new website of Income Tax Department->> First you have to go to the website >> Enter User ID and Password.>> After login you will see the option of e-filing .>> Now you select Income Tax Returns>> After that click on View File Return.>> Now the details of your ITR will be shown.

You can complain to the Income Tax Department sitting at home, even after there is no disturbance, the refund has not come, then it can be complained to the Income Tax Department. The Income Tax Department has issued a toll free number for this. Taxpayers can also register complaints through the Income Tax Department’s e-filing portal.

080-46605200 (Helpline) and 1800-103-4455 (Toll free) for queries related to the notification, refund, processing and rectification of your Income Tax returns. This facility is available between 8 AM and 8 PM from Monday to Friday

3 thoughts on “Income Tax Department sent Rs 1.67 lakh crore to taxpayers, complain here if they do not come”

  1. I have been calling toll free and raised several complains. They r only stating it’s with the backend team

  2. PradeepKumar P. Tumkur

    Unfortunately, the IT numbers given are not responsive. Further, ‘ask me’ email is also not operational, presumably due to server problems. My refund has been wrongly held up by wrongly stating that that specified bank account is not linked to Pan card while the fact of the matter is that the account was always connected to Pan. The IT portal also wrongly displayed that refund has been effected. In a nutshell, simple problems of tax payers is yet not efficiently addressed.

  3. RajeshKumar Sugumaran

    I have filed my ITR-1 under section 139(1) on 06/07/2020 (Jul 6, 2020) Acknowledgement No : 383328540060720 well before due date. My ITR is incorrectly processed and i was asked to pay demand instead of getting refund. IT says my TDS is Rs. 1,30,709. My actual TDS paid is Rs. 1,48,304. Form 16 and form 26 AS clearly shows TDS paid is 148304. Some error someone made, im not sure from where TDS Rs. 1,30,709 came into picture. Im sorry to say i have been waiting for refund more than 2 years, raised so many grievances, called customer support more than 50 times, went to ITO, HMT Bhawan so many times. ITO, HMT Bhawan kept saying data is with CPC we waiting for the date. I went to CPC in person last week (01/17/2022), some officer told me please file offline rectification. When i raise rectification, it will ask me to call customer care. I roamed like Dog Sir to get my refund. I have speech disability, i was forced to talk and get humiliated due to this roaming. Due to your incorrect processing im asked to pay my demand with interest. Please note im suppose to pay tax 138753, my TDS paid is 148304. So i should get refund 148304-138753 equals 9551 plus interest. I tried reaching out to some CA they demanding 4 to 5K. To get my refund for the fault of ITO, i need to hire CA and pay 5K. I have spent lot of time and already wasted more money travelling to IT offices.

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