As per the CBDT Chairman's Sushil Kumar call and a leading dailies report, now in just a matter of a year, you will be able to secure in just 4 hours.
Also, the department is taking to technology and other automotive measures to ease the understanding of the entire ITR system by taxpayers. And the department is likely to switch to procedures such as pre-filled returns as well as faster processing of returns.
He also reiterated on the sidelines of the CII event that refund processing has also been frontloaded plus the return forms have also been simplified to assist in the ease of business.
Also, as the scrutiny process has been rendered non-discretionary and only 0.5% of the cases face such incidence, assesses need not fear.
The Chairman also pointed to reduced the tax rate structure if it translates into more people joining the system.