Do I Need To File IT Return ?

Mr.Batra,

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Que:I had taxable income upto the FY 2009-10 and I e filed my return. Thereafter, I retired and did not have taxable income in the FY 2010-11 and FY 2011-12. Was it compulsory to file my IT Return for AY 2011-12 and 2012-13?. Was it desirable to have filed the returns? Have I defaulted any section? Thanks in advance for your clarification?

Catherine D'Mellow

asked Aug 22 '12 at 16:29 by catherine 11


In case your income (before any deductions like 80C, 80D etc) was below taxable slab (1.9 lakh for AY 2011-12 and 2012-13) then income tax return filing was not mandatory.

answered Aug 22 '12 at 16:35 by Pankaj Batra 5.2k320

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