How to respond to a defective notice under section 139(9) received from ITD ?
Updated: Jan 16, 2022
Defective return is the return of income which is rejected by the Income Tax Department due to certain defects. If the Income Tax Officer considers any Return as a defective return, then he/she shall intimate the defect to the taxpayer and give him/her the opportunity to rectify the defect within 15 days from the date of such intimation; or can also extend the time period on an application made by the assessee. Here is available a view that how to respond by assessee in new income tax portal, if defective return notice u/s 139(9) come to the assessee..
Source: Income tax portal