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Home > Income Tax > Help Center > e-File Income Tax ReturnLast Updated: Sep 30th 2022

How to eFile your Income Tax Return?

e-Filing Income Tax Return made real easy through a quick preparation in understanding documents required before e-Filing, steps required during and after e-Filing. While it depends on time of the year, generally, you may eFile original, belated, revised returns with

1. Before e-Filing

Documents Required

Must have
  1. Bank Account details
  2. PAN Number
  3. Date of Birth
Good to have
  1. Form-16, if you have Salary
  2. Rent Receipts
  3. Aadhaar Number
Further to have (Optional)
    House Property:
  1. Co-owner details (PAN)
  2. Home Loan interest certificate
  3. Tenant name and Rental income details
    Capital Gains
  1. Shares: Sale and purchase details
  2. House / Property: Sale price, Purchase price, details of registration and renovation expenses
  3. Mutual funds: Sale and Purchase statements of equity / debt funds, ELSS and SIPs
    Other Sources:
  1. Bank / Post office statements
  2. Tax saving bonds, and Corporate bonds
  3. Any other income certificates

2. During e-Filing

Steps in e-Filing

  1. Sign up & Sign in
  2. Visit ITR Portal and Create account to Sign in

  3. Select a Service
  4. Select 'Self Service IT Filing' Service from Dashboard and continue if you want to do it yourself.or Select 'Expert Assisted Tax Filing' Service for our team to do all.

  5. Select your Tax Profile
  6. Select type of income your have for the year.

  7. Get Data from Govt IT Department
  8. Enter your PAN, Date of Birth to add as a Client to and Get Data (personal & income details from ITD Portal)

  9. Change or adjust data
  10. If you have more income, deductions, and or tax paid details than what was received from ITD Portal, adjust based on what you know.

  11. Review before filing
  12. Take a short review before e-filing

  13. Tax Optimizer
  14. Review Tax Optimizer recommendations and plan for next year

  15. e-File your return
  16. If your Tax due is zero, or you have a refund, proceed to e-file.

3. After e-Filing

Verify your Return

  1. Check e-File status
  2. Once e-Filed with EZTax, check your registered e-mail for ITR-V form and check status online @ ITD

  3. eVerify ITR
  4. Now you have 6 options in eVerifying your ITR Online refer instructions

  5. Or Send ITR-V by Post
  6. Receive ITR-V from ITD, Print, Sign & Send it CPC Bangalore.

  7. Check Refund status
  8. Check your Tax Refund status more details

  9. Optimize your Taxes
  10. Check with Experts in optimizing your taxes to Save for the coming year. Check Tax Optimizer

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