Documents required to File Income Tax Return

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income tax return

The last date to file Income Tax Return is 31st July 2018 and you certainly don’t want to miss the last date and pay penalty for the late filing if the Income Tax Return. To file your Income Tax Return, you would require certain documents and they are as follows: –

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Form 16

If you are a salaried individual, then in that case Form 16 is a must-have document for you. Form 16 is also known as TDS Certificate that is issued to you by your employer, it contains the details of your Salaried paid and TDS deducted. Not just this it also contains the details of your PAN and TAN. This form is generally divided into two parts, the Part A of the Form contains the details related to the tax deducted by your employer and the Part B of the contains your Salary Breakdown as well as the details related to exempt allowances, perquisites etc.

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Form 26AS

Your Form 26AS is the consolidated annual tax statement, it contains the following details: –

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  • TDS deducted by your employer.
  • TDS deducted by banks if the interest income in FY 2017-18 exceeds Rs 10,000.
  • TDS deducted by any other organisation for the payments that have been made to you.
  • Advance taxes deposited by yourself during the FY 2017-18.
  • Self-assessment taxes paid by you.

Without the above-mentioned details you will not be able to file Income Tax Returns, hence you require Form 26AS.

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 Aadhaar Card

It is mandatory to provide your Aadhaar Card details, to file your ITR without any hassle. Your Aadhaar Card Number is required while filing your Income Tax Return.

Tax Saving Investment Proofs

You will have to provide the proof of all the investments and expenditures that have been incurred by you under section 80C, 80CCC, and 80CCD(1) to lower your tax liability for the Financial Year 2017-18.



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