Section 282A of Income Tax Act for AY 2023-24

Section 282A of Income Tax Act 1961 amended by Finance Act 2022 and Income-tax Rules, 1962. Authentication of notices and other documents.

Amended and updated notes on section 282A 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 Authentication of notices and other documents.

Chapter XXIII (Sections 281 to 298) of the Income Tax Act 1961 deals with the provisions related to Miscellaneous. Section 282A of IT Act 1961 provides for Authentication of notices and other documents.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 282 (Service of notice generally) of IT Act 1961. Today, we learn the provisions of section 282A of Income-tax Act 1961. The amended provision of section 282A 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 282A 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-282A: Authentication of notices and other documents

Section 282A(1) of Income Tax Act

Where this Act requires a notice or other document to be issued by any income-tax authority, such notice or other document shall be signed and issued in paper form or communicated in electronic form by that authority in accordance with such procedure as may be prescribed.

Section 282A(2) of Income Tax Act

Every notice or other document to be issued, served or given for the purposes of this Act by any income-tax authority, shall be deemed to be authenticated if the name and office of a designated income-tax authority is printed, stamped or otherwise written thereon.

Section 282A(3) of Income Tax Act

For the purposes of this section, a designated income-tax authority shall mean any income-tax authority authorised by the Board to issue, serve or give such notice or other document after authentication in the manner as provided in sub- section (2).


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