CBDT targets 1.30 crore new tax filers in FY20, up 18% year-on-year
A new income tax filer is defined as a person who is not included in the tax filing base at the beginning of the year but subsequently files his/her income tax return during the fiscal. In FY19, about 1.10 crore new tax filers came into the net.
Last Updated: July 9, 2019 | 16:06 IST
The CBDT pointed to the increased economic activity in the country, in the organised as well as the unorganised sectors, to justify widening the tax net