If you are anxiously waiting and want to know your income tax refund status onilne, when the income tax refund cheque will arrive or when it will deposited into your bank account, there’s no reason for it to remain a mystery.
The Tax Information Network of the Income Tax Department has an online tool that allows you to check the status of your income tax refund.
After filling your income tax return, normally within one and half month you will get an intimation from the Income Tax Department through SMS and Email as well which you have registered.
The SMS contains that your ITR for PAN:XXXXXXXXXX, AY 20XX – XX and Ack No. XXXXXXXXXXX has been processed at CPC. Order u/s 143(1).
Please note that the above intimation can be delayed depending upon the reasonable circumstances or in case your ITR comes under any scrutiny.
Steps to check Income Tax refund Status Online:
- Open the link – https://tin.tin.nsdl.com/oltas/refundstatuslogin.html
- It will ask to provide the below details:
- PAN Number
- Assessment year (the Assessment year for which you want to know the income tax refund status)
By entering your Permanent Account Number and Assessment Year for which status of refund is to be tracked, you will get your income tax refund status within a moment.