An additional query request is raised needs to be responded to on the compliance portal. The ITD raises these on the previous responses submitted and verified by them. The taxpayer, in that case, has to submit a response on the Additional Query raised as well.
E-Verification of ITR is intended to examine whether the identified person who has not yet filed the return is liable to file the return or not. Compliance Portal helps the taxpayers and the department to identify cases of non-filing of return. Thus, the taxpayer has to submit a response to those queries raised.
Click on the e-Verification tab.
As seen below:
Therefore, you can choose as per the description.
Therefore, you need to submit the response, from the detailed page that opens up.
Finally, upload all the necessary documents and click on Submit.
The process is now complete.
Once a response is submitted by the taxpayer it is examined by the ITD. After the examination, ITD can raise an additional query request to seek further information/clarification from the taxpayer.
The CMCPC will contact the taxpayers via email, SMS, calls and letters. This is only in case of an additional query request by ITD.
If there are any e-Verification issues it will be pushed to the compliance portal for e-verification. Thus, the taxpayer receives an Email and SMS informing them about the issue raised.