UDHAMPUR: With an aim to create awareness regarding filling of individual returns of income tax in correct and timely manner, the Income Tax Department Udhampur organised an awareness camp for Drawing and Disbursing Officers (DDOs) here on Tuesday.
In the seminar, detailed deliberations were held on various issues related to widening of tax base, Operation Shiksha, Deduction of TDS and Operation Clean Money, Corruption Free India for filling of individual tax returns, an official handout read.
According to the handout, Joint Commissioner gave an overview of income tax scenario, a challenge which the income tax department continues to face as most people who fall in tax brackets don’t pay their taxes. He also highlighted the importance of filing the income returns and appealed the people to file their return on taxable income.
An interactive session was also held in which several queries raised by the concerned DDOs while performing their duties were discussed, the handout added.