The Income Tax Department has extended the date of filing revised IT returns till 31 May, giving relief to the taxpayers. The date of filing the appeal before the CIT appeal has also been extended to 31 May. The Central Board of Direct Taxes has issued an order to this effect in view of the lockdown done at several places across the country due to Corona. Income tax SSC will now be able to file revised income tax return and bilated income tax return by May 31. Those assessees who have been having some shortcomings in their returns, have got a chance to file revised returns. Earlier, its last date was 31 March.