How to file revised return in income tax website ?
Filing revised return is very easy & similar to filing original return.
In case of ITR 1 & ITR 2, you can file a revised return directly through incometaxefiling website. Simply log-in to your account & go to File Income Tax Return>Prepare & Submit Online. Once the ITR form is shown, go to tab Part A General Information & below you’ll find option “Return Filed”. A drop down list will be shown, select point 17 & ITR form will automatically ask for original return receipt number & date of filing return. Rest provide all the new/revised details and file the return.
ITR 2, ITR 3, ITR 5, ITR 6 & ITR 7, the revised return can be filed by uploading offline utilities only. Below we have attached live screenshots of offline ITR form for your reference.
Once you file the revised return, do not forget to verify it. ITR can be verified either online or offline & if you fail to do so then the original return will be considered as filed return.
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Also, you can revise income tax return as many times you want. The income tax department does not specify number of times a return can be revised. But it is recommended to file revised return (if required) only once, with all the revisions needed to be covered. As countless number of revisions can attract unwanted attention of income tax authorities.