Section 227 of Income Tax Act for AY 2023-24

Section 227 of Income Tax Act 1961 as amended by the Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Recovery through State Government.

Amended and updated notes on section 227 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 Recovery through State Government.

Chapter XVII (Sections 190 to 234G) of the Income Tax Act 1961 deals with the provisions related to collection and recovery of tax. Section 227 of IT Act 1961 provides for Recovery through State Government.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 226 (Other modes of recovery) of IT Act 1961. Today, we learn the provisions of section 227 of Income-tax Act 1961. The amended provision of section 227 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 227 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-227: Recovery through State Government

If the recovery of tax in any area has been entrusted to a State Government under clause (1) of article 258 of the Constitution, the State Government may direct, with respect to that area or any part thereof; that tax shall be recovered therein with, and as an addition to, any municipal tax or local rate, by the same person and in the same manner as the municipal tax or local rate is recovered.

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