Now Return of AY 2013-14 & AY 2014-15 Can also Validate through EVC (Electronic Verification Code). The CBDT vide its Order u/s 119(1) of Income-tax Act, 1961 dated 06-10-2015 has directed as under:
CBDT had further permitted validation of such returns of income through EVC in case of returns of income pertaining to Assessment Years 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 filed electronically (without digital signature certificate) between 01.04.2014 to 31.03.2015, vide its subsequent order dated 20.07.2015 for the convenience of the taxpayers. This order was applicable to those cases which were covered by Notification No. 1/2015 dated 10.07.2015 issued by the Pr. DGIT (Systems), CBDT wherein time-limit for submission of ITR-V to the CPC Bengaluru was extended till 31.10.2015.