Section 219 of Income Tax Act for AY 2023-24

Section 219 of Income Tax Act 1961 as amended by the Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Credit for advance tax.

Amended and updated notes on section 219 of Income Tax Act 1961 as amended by the Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to Credit for advance tax.

Chapter XVII (Sections 190 to 234G) of the Income Tax Act 1961 deals with the provisions related to collection and recovery of tax. Section 219 of IT Act 1961 provides for Credit for advance tax.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 218 (When assessee deemed to be in default) of IT Act 1961. Today, we learn the provisions of section 219 of Income-tax Act 1961. The amended provision of section 219 is effective for financial year 2022-23 relevant to the assessment year 2023-24.

In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 219 of the Income Tax Act, 1961 Bare Act read with the Income-tax Rules, 1962 as provided by Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India.

Section-219: Credit for advance tax

Any sum, other than a penalty or interest, paid by or recovered from an assessee as advance tax in pursuance of this Chapter shall be treated as a payment of tax in respect of the income of the period which would be the previous year for an assessment for the assessment year next following the financial year in which it was payable, and credit therefor shall be given to the assessee in the regular assessment.

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