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What is the Due Date for Tax Filing? FY 2018-19, AY 2019-20

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The due date for filing Income Tax Returns for FY 2018-2019 for Individuals is 31st July 2019. Refer the following table for finding due dates for the Financial Year 2018-2019: Due date for Filing Income Tax Return for FY 2017 - 18 (AY 2018 - 19)  
Category of Taxpayer Due Date for Tax Filing – FY 2017-18
Individual 31st July 2019
Body of Individuals (BOI) 31st July, 2019
Hindu Undivided Family (HUF) 31st July, 2019
Association of Persons (AOP) 31st July 2019
Businesses (Requiring Audit) 30th September 2019
Businesses (Requiring TP Report) 30th November 2019
(This is income tax return for the financial year 2018-19. Applicable for income earned from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019).  

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    Important Due Dates of Income tax return filing for the year 2018   Whenever we talk about income tax, there is various kind of compulsory tax formalities that need to be followed by a person and that too within the specified due dates prescribed, such as filing of income tax returns, paying advance tax on time.   Here is the TAX CALENDAR for 2019. This has important Tax Due and income tax return filing dates for the year 2019.       TAX CALENDAR 2018
Due Date Tax Due
15th March 2019 i. The fourth instalment of Advance Tax due for the FY 2018-19 ii. The due date for the whole amount of Advance Tax for FY 2018-19 for taxpayers covered under the presumptive scheme of Section  44AD and 44ADA Read about how to calculate and pay Advance Tax.
15th June 2019 Due date for the First instalment of Advance Tax for the FY 2019-20
31st July 2019 Due date for filing Income tax return for FY 2018-19 for all persons except : i. Companies ii. Non-Companies whose books are required to be audited iii. Working partner of a firm whose accounts are required to be audited
15th September 2019 Due date for the Second instalment of Advance Tax for the FY 2019-20
30th September 2019 Due date for filing of  Audit report/Income tax return for the FY 2018-19 for the following: i. companies ii. Non-Companies Whose books are required to be audited
30th November 2019 i. The due date for filing Audit report for the FY 2018-19 in case of a person who is required to submit a report pertaining to international or specified domestic transactions under section 92E ii. The due date for the report to be furnished in Form 3CEB in respect of international and specified domestic transactions iii. The due date for filing of Income-tax Return for FY 2018-19 for the aforesaid taxpayers
15th December 2019 The Due date for the third instalment of Advance Tax for the FY 2019-20
  Further, here, it would be relevant to mention that if the due date for filing the original return of income is missed, on can file a return belatedly called a belated return for the FY 2018-19 on or before 31 March 2020.    

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– If you have missed the due date to file your return, you can still file it before 31 Dec 2018 by paying a fee of Rs 5,000. If you are filing after 31 December 2018, you will have to pay a fee of Rs 10,000. Also to note that the time limit for filing a return late for FY 2017-18 expires on 31 March 2019.