Due to the Northern Power Grid failure the government has extended its August 31st deadline for tax payers. For those of you that haven’t filed their returns, there is no need to panic; you can conveniently complete the tax procedure online. Keep in mind if your salary is under 5 lakhs you are exempted from filing returns.
Make sure you have form 16 provided by your employer. When you visit the Income Tax India website click Register to create an account. The ‘Register’ section is on the right side of the website. You will be asked to enter your Permanent Account Number (PAN) which doubles up as your user ID. To get to the next page hit Click Me button.
Enter the required information on the registration form correctly. See to it the details on the registration form and your pan card match; it is essential to provide accurate and correct information on the form. Keep the “Click here if you want to register your Double Certificate box checked or unchecked in accordance with need. Click the register button to complete the sign-up process. After this you will receive a confirmation email.