Income Tax Department has opened help centres at eight places in Kerala, to attend to the specific or general requirements of the tax payers.
The centres are in Ernakulam, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Kannur, Kottayam, Alappuzha, Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram, according to a release here on Monday.
The centres are provided with computers with internet connection and exclusive telephone lines and will function from 2 PM to 6 PM, it said.
These centres will be manned by competent officers and staff who will attend to various queries from the tax payers. They will also assist tax payers in filling the return of income, challan for tax payment and application for PAN, the release said.