The tax department is working on the pre-filled income tax return (ITR) forms which would be based on tax deducted at source (TDS) details filed with the department by the employer or any other entity.
"We want to make it (processing of return form) very fast, maybe in a day or a week. That system is also under preparation and it may take a year or so. So that you get a pre-filled form, and you can justify that form is correct. We will accept it," Chandra said.
He said only 0.5 per cent of cases had been taken up for scrutiny and even these cases have been selected by a computer system.
(With inputs from agencies.)