The online march of tax returns and the three pockets of gain

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The latest initiative by the income-tax department to promote online filing of income-tax returns does away with the need to send a hard copy of the verification form for taxpayers who provide their Aadhaar number.

About four years after the department started a drive to move filing of tax returns online, it is marching closer to the 100% mark, helped especially by three pockets of gain.



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