Electronic payment of income tax refunds

Electronic payment of income tax refunds

Section 170A of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 explains electronic payment of income tax refunds.

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) issued the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001 updated up to June 30, 2021. The Ordinance incorporated amendments brought through Finance Act, 2021.

Following is the text of Section 170A of Income Tax Ordinance, 2001:

170A. Electronic processing and electronic issuance of Refunds by the Board.—Notwithstanding anything contained in section 170 of this Ordinance, commencing from tax year 2021, the Board may process and issue refund to the taxpayer who has filed the return of income without requiring refund application by the taxpayer to the extent of tax credit verified by the Board’s computerized system as may be prescribed. The refund amount sanctioned under this section shall be electronically transferred in the taxpayer’s notified bank account.

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