News and Press Release - Dated:- 16-5-2018 - New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) The CBDT has directed the Income Tax department to hold a special 'grievance redressal fortnight' next month to address taxpayers' disputes regarding rectification and adjustments made in tax demands. The policy-making body for the tax department has asked the regional chiefs of the department to organise this country-wide session at their designated offices between June 1-15. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), in an official communication, said that the redressal of public grievance and taxpayer service is an area of top priority for the board and the government. The delay in giving effect to an appeal and passing rectification orders is the biggest source of grievance against the department. Moreover, such delays also adversely affect the performance of the department as the infructuous demand remains stuck in appeal orders and rectification petitions till these are disposed of by the assessing o

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