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Govt extends deadline for filing income tax returns till September 30

The government has extended the deadline for filing income tax returns for the fiscal year 2018-19 by two months till September 30. Reason The Central Board of Direct Taxes has announced this in view of the pandemic situation in the country and to ease the compliance aspect for the taxpayers in the country. The earlier ..

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IT Department to Undertake Drive to Improve Return Filings for FY19

The Central Board of Direct Taxes has announced that it is going to start a campaign from July 20 till the end of the month in order to increase the number of tax filings for the Financial Year 2019-2020. It is a voluntary e-campaign to ensure compliance on the part of the taxpayers who have ..

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TCS gives largest Corporate Donation to US University for Research Facility

The Indian IT sector behemoth, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) has agreed to provide a sum of USD 35 million to the prestigious US educational institute, the Carnegie Mellon University. What has happened? The IT firm TCS which gets a major portion of its business from American clients has decided to fund the construction of a ..

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Union Cabinet approves MoU between India and Vietnam on Cooperation in IT

The Union Cabinet has approved Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Vietnam on Cooperation in the field of Information Technology. The MoU aims to develop sustainable and a long-term cooperation between both countries on the basis of equality and mutual interest in the areas of IT. Key Facts The MoU will be implemented by ..

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Sikkim becomes India’s first State to launch open government data portal

Sikkim became the first state in India to have an open government data portal linked ‘sikkim.data.gov.in’. The portal was launched by Lok Sabha MP, P D Rai and also launched Open Government Data Platform (Sikkim). Key facts The portal has been developed by Government of Sikkim’s Information Technology Department and NIC team from Delhi. The ..

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