ITR Filing: The season for filing income tax returns for the financial year 2022-23 and assessment year 2023-24 has arrived. In such a situation, if you are a salaried person and your salary comes in the tax slab, then it is necessary for you to file ITR.
If you want to file ITR without any penalty, then you have time till July 31, 2023. At the same time, till December 31, you can file it by paying a fine. It is often seen that people whose salary is outside the tax slab do not file ITR, but you should avoid doing so. Even if the salary is less than the tax slab, filing ITR can provide many benefits. Let’s know about it-
Can work like necessary documents
You should file ITR even if your salary is less than the income tax slab. You can use these documents as income proof in many ways. At the time of taking loan from bank to credit card, you need income proof everywhere. In this case, after filing ITR, you can use this document as income proof.
Refund can be claimed
Many times companies deduct TDS from people’s income, while their salary is out of the tax slab. In such a situation, you can easily claim your deducted TDS by filing income tax return. The Income Tax Department transfers the deducted TDS to your bank account.
Easy to apply for Visa
If you file ITR, you can easily apply for Visa. ITR related documents are sought for visa application. People’s income is seen before getting visa for many countries. In such a situation, they get to know the financial status of that person.
Can claim for damages
If you claim ITR within the prescribed limit, then you can claim for capital gain or loss in business. According to the rules of income tax, the benefit of carry forward loss is available only to those people who file ITR in the same financial year at the specified time.