To login your Income Tax India efiling account you need to keep handy the following details
The home page as shown under will open up
Register Yourself – In case you are using the Income Tax India E filing account, you are required to first register yourself on the government e-fling website.
Login – If you already have an account you can make direct login to the Income Tax online account. The steps to log in have been explained here in detail.
Reset password – In case you have already registered but you forgot to your login password. Follow these steps to reset the password..
Click on LOGIN Here to continue
Password – The password you set at the time of registering for Income Tax Login Online process
Captcha – This is 6 digit Alphabetic / Alpha Numeric random code which is required to be entered as shown in the image. Visually challenged users can alternatively seek to request OTP on their registered mobile number.
Majority of times one may successfully land onto the login page but the major issue faced during the process is the situation of forgetting the password. To know the complete process of resetting your income tax login online
Form 26AS can only be viewed by registering and logging into e-filing website of income tax. There is no other way of viewing Form 26AS. The steps of viewing it have been provided in third FAQ on this page.
One needs to follow the following steps to get registered on income tax efiling website:
One can find out his/her TDS deduction details by viewing Form 26AS, which is issued by the income tax department.
In order to check TDS deduction details, one needs to follow the given steps:
There are five ways of filing income tax returns, namely
Each method has its own pluses and minuses and the most appropriate way is selected based on individual requirements.
The process of getting PAN registered on income tax website is same as getting online registration done on income tax website. So, you may refer the FAQ given above.
Whether you are a taxpayer in India or not depends on your residential status determined as per the provisions of the Income tax Act. An individual can either be :
A) Resident and ordinarily resident (ROR)
B) Resident and not ordinarily resident (RNOR),
C) Non resident. While almost the entire income from various sources of a ROR is taxable in India, the scope of taxability of income of RNOR is lower and for a non resident it ia the lowest. Hence, you will be considered as a taxpayer in India, if any part of your income for the financial year comes within the scope of taxable income depending on your residential status.
PAN number is user id always. If you forget your password you can recover it easily by clicking forgot password. You will have to validate yourself through your registered email id. You can reset it from incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in.
The e filing website password is used with the user id (which is the PAN of the taxpayer) to login to the income tax e filing site.
There are seven types of ITR forms which have been notified by the income tax department for filing income tax return. They are ITR 1, ITR 2, ITR 3, ITR 4, ITR 5, ITR 6 & ITR 7. Each form applies to a particular class of taxpayers and is to be filled by them.
An individual while registering on income tax efiling portal shall keep the following details handy: