(Department of Revenue)



New Delhi, the 17th August, 2022



G.S.R. 634(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 239A read with section 295 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961), the Central Board of Direct Taxes hereby makes the following rules further to amend Income-tax Rules, 1962, namely:-

  1. Short title and commencement.—(1) These rules may be called the Income-tax (26th Amendment) Rules, 2022.

(2) They shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.


  1. In the Income-tax Rules, 1962 (hereinafter referred to as the principal rules),––

(I) in Part VIII, before rule 41, the following rule shall be inserted, namely:-

“40G. Refund claim under section 239A.––(1) A claim for refund under section 239A shall be made in Form No. 29D.

  1. The claim under sub-rule (1) shall be accompanied by a copy of an agreement or other arrangement referred to in section 239A.
  2. The claim under sub-rule (1) may be presented by the claimant himself or through a duly authorised agent.”;

 (II) in rule 41, in sub-rule (1), after the words and figures “under Chapter XIX” the brackets, words and figures “(other than under section 239A)” shall be inserted.



  1. In the principal rules, in Appendix-II, after the Form No. 29C, the following Form shall be inserted, namely:—


 “Form No. 29D

(See rule 40G)

Application by a person under section 239A of the Income-tax Act, 1961 for refund of tax deducted


The Assessing Officer,

This application is filed to seek refund of the tax deducted and paid to the credit of Central Government, the particulars of which are as under.

2. Detailed particulars  


Details of applicant:


(a) Status (State whether individual, Hindu Undivided Family,

Firm, Body of Individuals, Company etc.)



(b) Residential status (Resident/ Resident but not ordinarily resident/ Non- resident during the relevant year)



(c) Permanent Account Number or Aadhaar Number



(d) E-mail ID



(e) Mobile Number



Details of the deductee:


(a) Name



(b) Status (State whether individual, LLP, Firm, Body of

Individuals, Company etc.)



(c) Permanent Account Number (if available)



(d) E-mail ID



(e) Mobile Number



(f) Country of which the deductee was a resident in the relevant Assessment Year



Details of agreement or other arrangement  (Please attach a cop y of the same with this application)


(a) Date of signing the agreement or other arrangement  



(b) Date on which the agreement or other arrangement came into effect



(c) Time Period   for which the agreement or other arrangement is effective



Details of transaction on which tax not deductible has been ded ucted  


(a) Amount of transaction (in INR)



(b) Date of transaction



(c) Date of payment made



(d) Mode of payment (Please attach a copy of proof of payment)  



(e) Nature of transaction  



Details of tax deducted on transaction specified in point (iv) ab ove


(a) Amount of tax deducted (in INR)



(b) Date of tax deduction



(c) Date on which the tax deducted was deposited in

Government Account



(d) Details of challan


I,……………………………, son/ daughter of…………………………….. do hereby declare that to the best of my knowledge and belief what is stated above is correct, complete and truly stated. I declare that no tax was required to be deducted on the income referred to in this form. I further declare that what is stated in this application is correct. I also declare that I am making this application in my capacity as ………………… and I am also competent to make this application and verify it. I am holding Permanent Account Number or Aadhaar Number ……………………….




Address:  .”.

 [Notification No. 98/2022/F. No. 370142/33/2022-TPL]



SHEFALI SINGH, Under Secy., Tax Policy and Legislation  



Note : The principal rules were published vide notification S.O. 969(E), dated the 26th March, 1962 and last amended vide notification GSR 632(E), dated the 17th August, 2022.