Income Tax Return filing online with PAN encoded Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) on Income Tax e-Filing portal has become compulsory with effective from 1st July 2011 for an individual and organizations whose account required to be audited under the section 44AB of the Tax Act’ 1961. However, people who don’t come above-mentioned category, they can do e-filing of ITR with DSC too. By using the digital signature certificate in e-filing of the Income Tax Return, the user doesn’t need to submit a physical acknowledgment of Income Tax Return. However the printed documents of the already filled application form along with printed Provisional Acknowledgement Number of your e-Return necessarily required to submit.
When it comes to choosing the top Digital Signature Certificate provider in India, then Digital Signature Mart is number one in this list. We are the official partner and authorized reseller of Capricorn CA. Now it is easy for every person or organization to purchase the Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate for Income Tax Return filing online/offline everywhere in India with utmost convenience. We are the quick-working organization that is why we don’t make our customer wait in a long queue or in a lengthy process. We assure our client to give them Income Tax Digital Signature Certificate within 10 to 30 minutes after the submission of required documents, payment and verification from their side. Our office is located in the Janakpuri District Center. Here we are making sure that the process of applying Digital Signature for Income Tax Return filing Online is easy and quick.
Digital Signature Certificate is the application that authenticates the identity of the user who is using the DSC allotted by the Authorized Government body. The e-filing of Income tax return along with DSC simplify the procedure of ITR, moreover, it also ensures is the taxpayer is qualified for any refund, and if there is any situation, then the same application would be processed as quick as the needed documents submitted. The one benefit of filing your income tax return by using Digital Signature, you do not require to submit the hardcopy of the ITR.
The information contains in the Digital Signature follows as:
The Account Holder/user name
The User’s Public key with its expiry date
Allotting Authorized Body’s Name
Allocated Serial number of the Digital Signature
Issuer’s Digital Signature
The procedure of Registering Digital Signature with the Income Tax Department is as follows:
You need to browse the official website of Income Tax Department here www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in to register and utilize your digital signature for e-filing of Income Tax.
On the website, you will find the menu options of Register Yourself and Login, choose the right option
If you are new to this website, then you need to register to make your account first, submitting the details asked in the registration form.
Member who are already registered, need to log in with their User Id which is always their PAN Number and password for successful login
To begin the registration user need to click on My Account and select the option Update Digital Certificate
After that an automated download starts instantly for Store Certificate and the same will be stored in your computer’s local drive. During this download, your computer may warn you about the potential danger, however, you need to click on the button of Yes/Accept/Continue as per indication.
After that Upload USB Token, then click on: Select your USB token Certificate and then click on ‘browse’. Now your digital signature is registered on the portal of Income Tax Department of India.
How to File Your Tax Returns Using the Digital Signature
Fill all the required details in Income Tax return Form and restore it as the .xml file on the computer’s local drive
After that user need to login into the official website of Income Tax www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in with using login ID and password and then the user needs to browse the private income tax management dashboard and choose the correct Assessment Year
Choose the correct form name from the dropdown menu
Click on the question “Do you want to digitally sign the file?”
Choose the category or class of Digital Signature you need to use and then sign with.PFX file, or sign with USB Token, on the basis of the requirement your Income Tax Return Filing.
Upload the Digital Signature Certificate and verify it
One can also apply Digital Signature for GST Return from through our Center in Janak Puri District Center Delhi
A digital signature verifies electronic documents in an equal way a handwritten signature verifies the physical documents. The best part about the digital signature is that unlike a handwritten signature, the digital signature can never be imitated, misused and falsified by any unauthorized person. It contains that whatever written in the piece of documents digitally signed is owned and authenticated by the user. The receiver of the digitally signed message or documents can authenticate the message conveyed through the person whose signature is attributed to the documents and message is not doctored whichever deliberately or fortuitously while it as digitally signed. Moreover, the signer of the documents cannot deny it by saying that the signature was misused or altered. In short, Digital Signatures allows the verification and non- evacuation of digital message declaring the recipient of the digital message of individuality of sender and reliability of the message.
The validity of Digital Signature Certificate up to 1 year, 2 years and 3 years respectively depend upon the requirement of the customers. It comprises the charges of medium (a UBS token which is a one-time investment) and issuance of DSC and the renewable fees after exceeding validity tenure.
- You require DSC for signing the various forms such as e-filing income tax returns, e-tendering documents, web forms, to get the access of membership related websites robotically without having the requirement of login ID or password credential.
- DSC is also used in authenticating the possession of a domain name and launching SSL/ TLS encrypted secured sessions among your website and user for online transactions.
- If you are a website or software developer, and if you are giving authority of code and want to preserve the integrity of the circulated software application or project then you need Digital Signature Certificate for the security process.
- DSC is also used in an online transaction and email and to verify the identity of other users of online transaction.
Authorized signatories of verified Authority allocate 3 classes Digital Signature Certificates which are Class 1, Class 2 and Class 3 respectively. However, we at Digital Signature Mart deal with only Class 2 and Class 3 Digital Signature Certificates for business as well as individuals.