RBI offices and designated branches of banks will remain open on March 29, 30 and 31 to facilitate no interruption in tax collection.
"With a view to providing greater convenience to the tax payers, it has been decided that all designated branches of agency banks and RBI offices conducting Government business will keep their counters open on March 29, 30 and 31, 2013 to accept Government taxes," the Reserve Bank of India said in a statement.
The RBI has also urged the tax payers to remit taxes before the last date to avoid last minute rush as March 31st is the last day of the financial year.
Facility for payment of taxes online and through select ATMs is also available, the RBI added.
The offices Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) will remain open on March 30 and 31 to facilitate tax collection.
The CBEC offices will also remain open on March 29.
Meanwhile, SBI said that its branches will remain open during normal business hours on Friday and Saturday and till midnight on March 31.