Any amount deducted from salary is a pinch to our pockets. TDS is deducted when the employee receives his salary. Many questions and doubts come to a novice taxpayer’s mind:
TDS is calculated on your income and deducted from your salary; hence you have authority to check your TDS without your employer’s permission. You can check it yourself without anyone’s help, and it’s absolutely free of cost! It takes only a few minutes to check credit of TDS deducted. Following are the steps to check TDS Credit on Form 26AS:
1) Go to (1)
2) Register and Login to the portal
3)Go to ‘My Account’ tab and click on view Form 26AS (Tax Credit)
4)Select year and PDF format to download the file and proceed further.
5) Open the file downloaded. The password to open this file is your date of birth mentioned on your PAN card, e.g. if your birth date is 1st January 1990 then your password will be 01011990
6) After opening Form 26 AS you will get information regarding total income on which TDS is deducted and TDS credited to your account
7)If you have internet banking facility and your PAN is linked to it, then you can use your bank’s net banking portal to check your TDS online
For security reasons, do not forget to log out from the portal and ensure you protect the file from unauthorized access.
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