Form 26AS is most important document for tax payers .As it is a Tax payment and deduction ledger for tax payers . It shows Tax deducted /collected amount by deductors , Amount paid with TDS against form 15G/15H ,tax paid by tax payer like advance tax ,self assessment tax etc .Further it also shows refund amount also.Every tax payer should match tax amount shown in form 26AS with tax claimed in Income Tax return before filing of income tax return . Now income Tax department have given automatic population of tds entries in Income tax return from pan ledger/Form 26AS.
Form 26AS can be downloaded by three methods
- Through Income Tax India efiling login password .
- Through online Banking account login password
- Through TIN-CPC website.
In all the three cases above ,database is same i.e of TIN-CPC website only login passwords are different in first two cases. First two facilities are given so that person need not register at tin-cpc website.As the year end is closing one should check all the entries shown in the form 26AS for first three quarters.If there is any discrepancies then ask your deductor to correct it.
Form 26AS can be viewed online in HTML format and can also be downloaded in PDF or text format.The password for form 26AS file is Date of Birth provided in PAN database in ddmmyyyy format
In this post we will provide you the details ,how you can convert downloaded text file in to excel.You can check procedre is slides given below
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