An income tax payee is eligible to claim refund if its has made more than actual income tax outgo on its in come. This income tax return or ITR refund can be claimed on higher TDS being deducted by its employer, or excess TDS deduction by bank on its deposit interest income, higher advance tax payment, etc.
So, after ITR filing, one needs to keep checking one’s ITR refund by logging in at the income tax website. Now after the inception of new income tax portal, one can login at new income tax e-filing portal — incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal and check one’s income tax refund status.
How to check ITR refund status online on new income tax e-filing portal
As mentioned-above, an income tax payee needs to login at new income e-filing portal and follow the below-mentioned step by step guide:
1] Login at new income tax e-filing portal — incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal;
2] Login using your ID, password and CAPTCHA;
3] elect ‘View Returns / Forms’;
4] Then select ‘Income Tax Returns’ from select an option from the drop down menuu;
5] Enter the relevant income tax assessment year;
6] Click at ‘Submit’ option; and
7] Select acknowledgement number from the drop down menu.