scorecardresearchIncome Tax department uses algorithm to open old tax cases, report says

Income Tax department uses algorithm to open old tax cases, report says

Updated: 14 Mar 2022, 11:32 AM IST
TL;DR.
The Income Tax department has started using an algorithm called 'Insight' to open old income tax cases. The algorithm scans the data and throws out names of potential tax dodgers.
A mismatch between the tax amount paid and the actual payable amount results in an income tax refund.

A mismatch between the tax amount paid and the actual payable amount results in an income tax refund.