You may aware of form 26AS. It provides you exact idea about TDS, TCS, tax , refund status during the year. While filling income tax return, you should consider all the data of form 26AS.

You can download very easily. For it , go to Income Tax Website.

Click on view form 26AS shown under services on left column bar.

If you are registered user, log in to your account. If you are new to income tax e filling website, read my post how to get registered on income tax e filling website.

Enter your user ID and password, date of birth. If there is any  mistake, red error will be shown above. Correct it and again write right data.

User ID will be Your PAN CARD number. If you forget password, read my following post.

How to recover income tax password on income tax site?

After successful registration, you will be redirect to TDS CPC site. Click on confirm.

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Now click on view tax credit (form 26AS).

On clicking you can see your name , address and Pan number.

Select assessment year for which you want to download form 26AS. If you do not know which assessment year is applicable to you, read my post what is assessment year and financial year?.

After selecting assessment year, select view as PDF and click on view/download button.

Save the file in your computer. The 26AS file is password protected. You can open it by entering date of birth/date of incorporation without space. Example. If your date of birth is 09/11/1981, you can open it by entering password 09111981.

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