The Income Tax Department has commenced account based validation facility on its e-filing web portal for those taxpayers who have not availed e-banking service along with ATM based verification facility. IT department is trying to become digital. SBI has turn out to be the first bank who launched ATM based verification facility for e-filing of ITRs. Other banks will shortly join the same path.
The taxpayer should go to the Bank ATM. After swiping the ATM card and entering ATM PIN, the users are provided with an extra option of “PIN FOR INCOME TAX FILING” The user should select the option “PIN FOR INCOME TAX FILING” for receiving EVC. EVC will be sent to the taxpayer’s registered mobile number and e-mail Id.Read more