Steps for TDS Payment Online to Government

Steps for TDS Payment Online to Government

Procedure for making online TDS Payment

To make online TDS Payment, logon to the e-Tax Payment System and follow the steps below:

  1. Select the relevant challan online, as applicable

Income Tax Challan No ITNS 281

  1. Choose “0020” if you are deducting TDS of any person other than Individual/HUF OR Choose “0021” if you are deducting TDS of any Individual/HUF.
  2. Choose Payment type as “200” only if you are paying regular TDS and not demand raised by Traces.
  3. Choose your nature of payment made such as rent, salary, commission etc. and select your preferred mode of payment.
  4. Enter TAN (Tax Deduction Account Number) and relevant Assessment Year.
  5. Enter all the details asked to fill in the boxes. You can enter only the mandatory fields as per your choice of preference.
  6. Enter the captcha and click onto Proceed button.
  7. On submission of data entered a confirmation screen will be displayed. If the taxpayer confirms the data entered in the challan, it will be directed to the net-banking site of the bank.
  8. The taxpayer will login to the net-banking site with the user id/ password provided by the bank for net-banking purpose and enter payment details at the bank site.
  9. On successful payment a challan counterfoil will be displayed containing CIN, payment details and bank name through which e-payment has been made. This counterfoil is proof of payment being made.

Below are some pictures that can help you making the TDS payment online following the steps mentioned above:



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