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All about Reply to Various Income Tax Notices

All you need to know

When an individual or entity submits an Income Tax return, the Income Tax Department examines and verifies the returns filed by you. If there is any default or any fabricated fact, the department may send a notice with this regard. The Income Tax Department, sends different notices for different defaults found in the Income Tax Return.


When one receives any notice from the IT Department, it is important to reply to such notice within the stipulated time. If the individual or entity does not reply to the notice received, the Income Tax Department may take further action.

Reasons for getting Income Tax Notice

  1. Delay in filing an IT Return
  2. Misreporting Long Term Capital Gain from equity
  3. For TDS claimed not matching with Form 26AS
  4. For non-disclosure of income
  5. For not declaring investments made in the name of spouse
  6. For filing defective return
  7. If you have done high-value transactions
  8. If your return is picked for scrutiny
  9. For setting off refunds against remaining tax payable
  10. For tax evasion in earlier years

Things to remember when you receive Income Tax Notice

  • You must respond to the notice within the stipulated time.
  • If any scrutiny arises, provide all the relevant details or documents on time that the department seeks from you to verify the necessary details.
  • If you do not respond to the notices, then you may have to pay a huge penalty as per income tax norms.
  • Also, one should file one’s return on time and pay the tax due, if any, within the specified period of time to avoid getting notices from the Income Tax Department. is an eminent business platform and a progressive concept, which helps end-to-end incorporation, compliance, advisory, and management consultancy services to clients in India and abroad. Filing online replies to the Income Tax notices is easy, seamless, cheapest and quickest with! Apart from this, also helps you to file GST Returns, TDS Returns, PF Returns and ESI Returns easily. You may get in touch with our compliance manager on 09643203209 or email for free consultation.

Cost for filing Reply of Income Tax Notice in India



(All Inclusive)

  • Per submission per Notice

Types of Various Income Tax Notice

Notice for Delayed ITR

If you have not filed the ITR by July 31, you will get a notice on non-filing of ITR. One may receive this notice within a year of the end of the assessment year for which return has not been filed. File your ITR as soon as possible and attach the ITR-V, or reply with ‘Return under preparation’.

Notice of Demand u/s 156

The Notice of Demand is issued by the AO (Assessing Officer) to demand the outstanding amount, interest, penalty, if any under section 156 of Income Tax Act etc. On receipt of such notice the assessee has to deposit the amount within 30 days. It is important to file the reply within the stipulated time.

Income Tax Notice u/s 139(9)

When you file wrong ITR Form or you haven’t paid the entire tax due or you have claimed a refund for deducted tax but have not mentioned the relevant income, there is a mismatch in the name on the form and PAN, the IT department may serve you with the notice u/s 139(9).

Income Tax Notice u/s 245

You will get this notice or intimation letter if you have claimed a refund in some assessment year, but there is also some outstanding tax to be paid by you. In such a case the AO can adjust the pending tax amount from the due refund. Assessee has to reply within 30 days as per the notice.

Notice under Section 148

When Assessing Officer feels that assessee has not disclosed all sources of income with the intention to evade or save taxes he may serve the assessee with the notice u/s 148 i.e. show cause notice. If amount withheld is less than Rs 1 lakh, notice issued within four years from the end of the assessment year.

Notice under Section 142(1) & 143(2)

Notice u/s 142(1) issued when AO needs some kind of verification, clarification and reassessment. Notice u/s 143(2) issued when AO is not satisfied with response for notice u/s 142(1). For 142(1), assessee has to reply within stipulated time & for 143(2) he or his representative may need to be present before AO.

Common Documents Required for filing the Reply to the Income Tax Notice

  • Income Tax Notice
  • Form 16 from your company
  • Form 26AS Tax Credit Statement
  • Copy of tax challan (if paid)
  • Supporting documents (if any)

How can I reply to an Income Tax Notice?


Process to reply an Income Tax Notice in 5 simple steps


Fill in a Simple check-list


Submit the documents


Verification of the Documents


Drafting of the reply


Reply to notice filed

Fill in a Simple Checklist

A Compliance Manager will get in touch with you to obtain your documents along with a simple checklist. You need to fill up that checklist and submit it along with your documents for processing. Our team of experts will verify the documents. Our team of experts will verify the documents provided by you and take the procedure further.

Drafting of the Reply to Notice

Once our expert team completes the verification process of your documents, the team will proceed with Drafting of the Reply for the Income Tax Notice. All throughout the process, your dedicated Compliance Manager will keep you updated on the progress of Reply Drafting. We will also get it verified from you before filing.

Filing of IT Notice Reply

Once we prepare the reply for the Income Tax Notice, we will send it to you for verification. Once you approve the same, we will file a Reply to your Income Tax Notice accordingly. Also, we will prepare and file your revised Income Tax return if any as per the Income Tax Notice received from the Income Tax Department.


FAQs On Reply for Income Tax Notice

Get answers to all your queries

  • What is an Income Tax Notice?  

    An Income tax notice is a communication from the Income Tax Department informing you of an error in your tax return, a mistake in accounts, a balance owed by you or an overpaid amount as tax.

  • How can I respond to an Income Tax Notice?  

    Replies to the Income Tax Notices need to be carefully drafted when incomes or investments are numerous. It is advisable to take help of a professional Income Tax Expert if you feel uncomfortable with accounting jargon and mathematical projections are called for.

  • What is the Demand Notice in Income Tax?

    Once you submit the Income Tax Returns, the next and the final step of the e-filing process is verification. The Income Tax Department (IT Department) checks the income declarations and tax paid to see if all these details match. If the taxes paid are found to be less than what you owe, they will issue you a demand notice.

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