FBR extends income tax returns deadline  

FBR extends income tax returns deadline   

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Friday has further extended the last date for filing of the income tax returns of 2106 for the salaried individuals up to October 31.

The last date for filing income tax returns by salaried persons was due to on August 31. The extension in date will facilitate salaried individuals.

FBR, in a notification stated, ‘In exercise of the powers conferred under Section 214A of the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, the FBR is pleased to extend the date of filling of Returns/ Statements for the Tax Year 2016’.

The date of filing of Returns of Total Income / Statement of final Taxation which was due on 31 August, 2016 and extended upto 30th September, 2016 is further extended to 31St October, 2016.

‘The date of filing of Income Tax Returns/ Statements of final taxation which was due on 30th September 2016 for Individuals and Associations of Persons is hereby extended to 31St October, 2016’ it added.