Income tax E filing site has started accepting 30 New e forms (other than ITR FORMS) .This forms are available in two modes .Few of them can be filed online after login to your account and other can be filled offline and then uploaded to as scan copy or XML file as the case may be , at income tax website .
Many of these forms are related to Filing of income tax return ,which is earlier required to be annexed with manual Income tax return Like Tax audit report etc .
Present rule (annexure less return): However as per present applicable rules noting is to be attached with income tax return form filed as paper return or as a e filing .But from availability of 30 forms for e filing at new Income tax India E filing site ,any body can easily guess that from Assessment year 2013-14 these will be required to be mandatory to upload these forms along with income tax return.
Online/offline forms will be shown according to login details .Means only relevant forms will be shown,suppose if you login as Individual ,Form related to company ,firm will not be shown to you.
Instructions on how to e-File
Offline Forms 1. Download the Form from Homepage/Downloads (Right side of the portal)/Other Forms. 2. Open the desired Form by going to the File menu/New Form 3. Read the instructions and enter the data 4. Validate and generate XML 5. Login to e-Filing portal. Go to e-File menu/Upload Form and upload the XML
Online Forms 1. Depending on the login credentials, online Forms will be available to e-File 2. User should login and go to e-File Menu/Submit Form online 3. Select the desired Form and read the instructions 4. Fill in the information and Submit the Forms Details of the forms available
1) Where the assessee is a Company (4th character in PAN is C), the statutory forms should be filed with a Digital Signature Certificate (DSC).
2) Where the profile of an assessee in e-Filing application has a Digital Signature Certificate (DSC), then such assessee should also file the Forms using Digital Signature Certificate (DSC).
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Tarun Kumar Gupta
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