REFUND STATUS BY ITR E-filing ACKNOWLEDGEMENT NO.
If any Incometax return Filer who has filed his/her Income-tax Return for relevant Assessment Year ) wants to know status of his / her Income-tax Refund, he / she can also know his / her refund status even by E-filing Acknowledgement Number of his / her Incometax Return (ITR) . Such assessee can know his / her refund status just filling the E-fling Acknowledgement Number and image of Capcha Code even without mentioning Assessment Year (A.Y.) .
After filling Acknowledgement Number and entering the image of Capcha Code, assessee will get online latest position of his / her Incometax Refund Status. Searching assessee should know and keep in mind that E-filing Acknowledgemt No. is mentioned on your Form ITR-V (if ITR was filied without DSC) or on Income-tax Return Acknowledgement (if ITR was filed by DSC).
But it is not so easy way and therefore, it is advisable to know incometax refund status by PAN Number only