Wednesday, November 7, 2012

e-Payment :- Step by Step instructions to make e-payment

Follow the steps as under to pay tax online:-
Step 1
a) Log on to NSDL-TIN website (
b) Click on the icon e-payment: pay taxes online.
c) Click on ‘Please Click Here’.
d) Select the required challan.
Step 2
After selecting the required challan, you will be directed to the screen for entering the following data:-
a) PAN for non-TDS payments and TAN for TDS payments
b) Name and address of the taxpayer
c) Assessment Year
d) Major Head Code
e) Minor Head Code
f) Type of payment
g) Select the bank name from the drop down provided
In case of challan no. 280, 282 and 283 the Permanent Account Number (PAN) needs to be entered. In case of challan no. 281 Tax Deduction/Collection Account Number (TAN) needs to be entered. Please ensure that you enter PAN/TAN correctly, as this is extremely important for further processing. The system will check the validity of PAN/TAN. In case PAN/TAN is not available in the database of the Income Tax Department then you cannot proceed with the payment of tax.
Step 3
After entering all the above detail, click on PROCEED button. TIN system will display the contents you have entered along with the “Name” appearing in the ITD database with respect the PAN/TAN entered by you.
Step 4
You can now verify the details entered by you. In case you have made a mistake in data entry, click on “EDIT” to correct the same. If all the detail and name as per ITD is correct, click on “SUBMIT” button. You will be directed to the net-banking site provided by your bank.

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