So many people have doubt that how to request for re-issue of Income Tax Refund. For those who have a doubt can clearly clarify their doubts by reading this article. Here the Assessee can get the procedure for Request of Re-issue of Income Tax Refund Online. Not only the procedure for reissue of refund but also the taxpayer can get the Income Tax Refund Status in our website.
Sometimes the Income Tax Refund is not received and failed to be received due to change in Bank Details, Address, Home Locked, Wrong details of the Bank in ITR, etc. Then the assessee doesn’t know how to Request for Reissue of Income Tax Refund. So go through the process given below.
The taxpayers who have filed their Income Tax Return Online gets their refund cheque issued by CPC Bangalore. This IT Refund cheque issued by CPC Bangalore not been credited or undelivered due to wrong account info, expired cheque, etc. These Refunds are issued by 2 modes:
- By crediting the refund amount in the Assessee’s bank account if the Assessee has correctly mentioned his bank details in Income Tax Return Filed by him.
- By sending Income Tax Refund Cheque if Assessee failed to submit or correctly mention his bank account details in Income Tax Return filed by him.
If the Assessee has approached through offline, in case of physical changes there may be chances that after the filing of IT Return the assessee has moved to new address, and his Income Tax Refund cheque issued by CPC Bangalore returned back for non-delivery. Another case is that the Refund cheque may be returned undelivered by the postal department even though the address is not changed but no one was there on the day when the cheque was delivered to the home.
Further in case Assessee has applied for ECS but has entered wrong account details or account of which details been entered is closed and ECS to such account been failed.
Procedure for Re-Issue of Income Tax Refund
Check the procedure for reissue of Income Tax Refund
Step1: Log on to the website: incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in
Step2: Go to my account and then click on ‘Refund Reissue Request’.
Step3: Then you can see the Refund Reissue Screen as shown below.
Step4: Enter the necessary details and click on submit.
Step5: After submitting the below image shows the CPC reference number and refund sequence number as per the order under 143(1)/ 154 of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
Step6: The Assessee has 2 options to apply for reissue of Income Tax Refund. That is through
- ECS (Electronic Clearing Service) or
Step7 (For ECS Mode): Select the mode of Refund reissue, Bank Account Details. The entered details can be changed if required. Select the category and click on submit. Then you can see the page as shown below.
Step8 (Paper Mode): If assessee applies refund reissue through Paper mode then this option envisages (foresee) the assessee to get the refund through cheque to the address selected by the assessee. You have to select the address as shown below.
Step9: Refund Reissue related to Assessment Year 2008 to 2009 to be applied through response letter to CPC.
Step10: The Paper return which were processed at CPC, Income Tax Refund Reissue can be applied only through sending the response directly to CPC.
Note: From Assessment Year 2013-14 onwards the Assessee have to enter IFSC code instead of MICR code. The table given below shows you the reasons behind the failure of Refund at CPC and the and the resolution thereof. See the procedure for sending the Refund along with the cancelled cheque.
Procedure to apply for Refund – reissue for Refund Related to A.Y. 2008 – 2009
The Assessee have to download the Response Sheet (i.e., address or bank details modification form) from the Income Tax Department website. Fill the form and send the form by Ordinary or Speed Post along with the cancelled cheque and with the other required documents. The postal address is as below:
Income Tax Department – CPC,
Post Bag No – 1,
Electronic City Post Office,
Bangalore – 560100,
Here are the necessary steps required to download the Response Sheet:
- Visit the website: incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in
- Enter into your account with the username and password.
- After entering go to the sub menu and click on Response Sheet For Refund Failure Status‘ under the main menu ‘My Account’.
- Click on Download the Response Sheet.
Note: If there is any change in address of the Assessee needs to get the same updated with PAN master database by filing Form No. 49A for correction in PAN Data.
Click on the links below for Downloading the forms
Faq’s related to Re-Issue of Income Tax Refund
Q: Mr. Kalyan has shifted from one area to area in Mumbai. His doubt was he want to change his Address/ e-mail ID/ Mobile Number which he has mentioned in the Income Tax Return. How can he change the Address?
A: Login to your account with your username and password. In your account, you can find ‘My Profile Settings’. Then click on ‘Update Contact details’. Enter your new Address/ e-mail ID/ Mobile Number and then click on Submit. After submitting the Address or e-mail ID or Mobile number is updated in your profile and also sent to CPC (Central Processing Center) to update on the Income Tax Return.
Q: I checked the status of my IT Return and it is displayed as ‘Refund Returned’. How can I apply for it again?
A: For applying log on to Income Tax Department website and then go to ‘My Account’. In your account click on ‘Refund Re-issue Request’. Select the mode of receiving fund that is either by ECS or through cheque. Enter the Bank Account Number and then the Address details.