Friday, October 2, 2009

New RPU for etds return w.e.f. 01.10.2009


NSDL has released new rpu release 2 for preparation of etds/etcs return w.e.f. 01.10.09

A. Procedure for preparation of return
B. Forms
C. The data structure
1. New structure w.e.f October 01, 2009
Sample files as per the new file formats (w. e. f October 01, 2009)
D. NSDL e-TDS/ TCS Return Preparation Utility
  • Prepare Quarterly e-TDS/TCS Regular and corresponding Correction statement with RPU version 2.0 as per new data structure (with effect from October 01, 2009). “Download RPU version 2.0”
Feedback Form
E. File Validation Utility (FVU)
e-TDS / e-TCS returns prepared for FY 2005-06 and onwards (i.e. Forms 24Q, 26Q, 27Q and 27EQ) can be validated using this utility.
The e-TDS/TCS FVU is a Java based utility. JRE (Java Run-time Environment) [versions: SUN JRE: 1.4.2_02 or 1.4.2_03 or 1.4.2_04 or IBM JRE:] should be installed on the computer where the e-TDS/TCS FVU is being installed. Java is freely downloadable from and or you can ask your vendor providing computer facilities (hardware) to install the same for you.
The e-TDS/TCS FVU setup file (e-TDS/TCS FVU.exe) comprises of three files namely:
  1. TDS FVU Readme.rtf: This file contains instructions for setup of the e-TDS FVU.
  2. e-TDS FVU Setup.exe: This is a setup program for installation of FVU.
  3. TDS_FVU_STANDALONE.jar: This is the FVU program file.
These files are in an executable zip file. These files are required for installing the e-TDS/TCS FVU.

Instructions for extracting the files are given in:

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