Income Tax Refund Status Online 2017-18

Check Income Tax Refund Status

Check income tax refund status 2018

Any tax payer will get refund if he/she has paid tax more than his/her tax liability.For example if a tax payer has paid 20,000 Rs in financial year 2016-17,but his/her tax liability was Rs 15,000.

Then in this case he/she will get Rs 5000 as refund.Now tax payer will get refund if he/she follows these points:

  • Tax payer must not have any online pending demand.If it is so then refund is not possible.
  •  if tax payer files income tax return online,then refund will be processed very quickly.
  • you must include your income from FD interest while filing your ITR. otherwise demand in terms of FD interest will not process your refund.
  • you must file your income tax return with in due date.But you can also get refund even after filing return after due date.

How To Check Income Tax Refund Status Online?

Income Tax Department provides an online facility for tracking your tax refund and its status through online portal.

First of all you must file your income tax return online.Then verify it online.

After verification of your ITR online you will get your tax refund very quickly.

Finally to check your refund status online,visit the website https://tin.tin.nsdl.com/oltas/refundstatuslogin.html 

When you open this link,fill up all the fields like your PAN number and assessment year.You will get this status.

1 refund has been determined:

If your bank details and tax liabilities fully match with income tax department,refund will directly credit to your bank account.

2 refund has been cancel:

If you have wrongly provided your bank account then you will get this status.So always provide correct detail.Nevertheless you can file a refund re-issue request online by visiting and logging in here https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/e-Filing/UserLogin/LoginHome.html

for this you must have CPC communication number and Refund sequence number already mail to you.

3 Refund adjusted with your outstanding tax:

This status tell you that you had past outstanding tax demands,so your refund adjusted with your tax demands.

Conclusion: Finally you must file income tax return online and  you must not have any tax demand and tax liability.

Kuldeep Singh

is a professional blogger,teacher and income tax expert

Click Here to Leave a Comment Below 13 comments
ARUN KUMAR SARDAR - February 22, 2018

Respected sir ,
I have filled my itr1 on 15/07/2017 for financial year 2017-18, e- filling acknowledgement no 874248300150717, total tax had paid by my employer Rs 56760/= , till date I have not received my refund amount.
sir I request you please refund me Rs 4640/=
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    Kuldeep Singh - February 22, 2018

    sir make sure you have correctly added saving accounts in the filed return and you do not have any pending demand whatsoever.

kapil H - December 13, 2017

Hello Sir,
I have submitted the income tax return, in the month of July 2017, for assessment year 2017-2018, but whenever i am calling to department customer care they are saying that all the process you made is correct and you will receive refund soon, but not promising when i will get…not sure how i can get me refund ASAP, as it’s almost 4 months..not sure everything is correct but why it’s getting delay. can you please help here and do the needful.

    Kuldeep Singh - December 14, 2017

    As it appears from your question,you have correctly efile you return and you have refund due.Make sure if thete is a pending demand of previous assessment years.If that is true you can not get refund unless you pay the pending demands.I think i have replied your query. Thanks

      kapil H - December 14, 2017

      Thanks for your replay, I don’t have and pending demand of previous assessment years all are cleared. Last year i have received the refund as well.
      when i am call the customer care they are telling you will receive form 413 and refund very soon. not they are not sure when?

balbhim hukeri - November 25, 2017

I have not receivedrefund amount nearly 30.000/00 Pl do needfull as early as possible

balbhim hukeri - November 25, 2017

I have not got my refund amount nearly 30000/00refund I should get PAN NO> AACPH5630H

Saiprudhvi - November 8, 2017

Hai Sir My name is SAI Prudhvi …. I filled itr TDs refund amount on July …. 29th October I got intimation 143(1) … Form also but still I didn’t get refund …. Is there any solution to get the refund as soon as possible

Sunil kumar - October 28, 2017

Pls sir…. Help me

Sunil kumar - October 28, 2017

Sir main sunil kumar or mera itr file main ek dost say krwya the kyu ki ess kk bary mai main bilkul nhi janta, But sir abhi tak mujhe pataa nhi chala h kya mera itr file hua h yha nhi…. Or sir itr k baad refund kk liy alag say process h kya, status check krty hh to itr e verify bataa rha h… Ess ka kya mtlb h sir.. Pls tell me sir

    Kuldeep Singh - October 29, 2017


Dr.Nagarajan - October 11, 2017

For assessment year 2017-18, I have already done filing couple of months back.
I am yet to get the refund. Any idea when i will get the same…

    Kuldeep Singh - October 22, 2017

    you can if there is no demands pending with you.And also make sure if you have provided correct bank account.Thanks


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