- 24th July is Aaykar Divas, Income Tax Day, This was introduced in 2010 to commemorate 150 years of Income Tax in India.
- Income tax was first levied as a fee in the year 1860 and the right to levy I-T came into force on 24th July of that year.
- The day is celebrated with several outreach programs and programs to promote the payment of taxes and educate potential taxpayers that paying taxes is the duty of the citizens. By paying taxes on time, people contribute to the progress of the country.
- The Income Tax Department has expressed gratitude to all the taxpayers for their unwavering support and trust. It called upon all to continue to strengthen the nation together.
Qns : When is celebrated National Income Tax Day in India?
Ans : Income Tax Day or Aaykar Divas is celebrated on 24th July, This was introduced in 2010 to commemorate 150 years of Income Tax in India.