Today we will discuss on how to reset income tax passwords, what are the steps to reset the Income tax Password, various ways to reset the income tax password. In case of assessee have forgot the income tax password you can apply any of the option given below to reset the income tax password.
Step 1 – Login to Income tax website to Reset Income tax password
Mention the user id (user-id will be your Pan card number)
Step 2 Apply any of the Five options to reset the Income tax password
Check here the five steps to reset the income tax password , apply the option on the basis of information or documents available with you. If you have no information or documents for Previous year apply the Step-3 to reset the income tax password.
Login to net banking accounts
You can reset the income tax password after entering the user id and password of the banks, if your Pan number is registered in your bank.
Income Tax Acknowledgement number and bank account number
Second option is write the Acknowledgement number of previous year and bank account number mention on the previous year income tax return copy.
Answer secret question
Third option is to answer a secret question that has been given at the time of registration of account at the income tax; secret question will be what’s your pet name, school name, favorite game etc.
Assessee should answer the secret question that has been asked by the department.
Upload digital signature
If the person has no documents of previous year and also forgot the secret question answer than he can get the password by the digital signature.
A person can easily get the digital signature in 2 days by submitting the Pan card, Adderess proof, photo proof and 2 copy of photo.
Using OTP on registered Email Id –
OTP refer to one time password, OTP will be come on the registered Email id and Mobile number.
Using OTP on new mail id
You can also use that method using OTP on new email id by any of the three methods –
Mention the TAN number of the deductor who has deducted the TDS, you can get the TAN number of deductor on the 26AS of the previous year you can use the TAN number of the deductor of last 2 year.
By mention the CIN number of the last paid challan you can get the password on email id.
Bank account number
By mention registered account number you can get the password on the new email.
Reset the Income tax password without any documents and information
If an Assessee having no documents of the previous year, he has no details of the secret question answer, he has no details of previous year Income tax acknowledgement, No bank account number mentioned on Income tax form. assessee has forgot the mail id registered on income tax website.
Than the best way to reset the password is Oltas CIN –
Select the challan number 280
Pay the tax of Rs 10 from any bank accounts
Save the challan details.
login to the income tax website on forgot password
select the option using OTP
after that select the OTP on new email id
after that enter the CIN details of the challan paid.
New password will generated on the new E-mail id.