Completed e-filing? Well, the process doesn’t end there. e-Verification is compulsory after e-filing. e-Verification should happen within 120 days of e-filing your ITR. Because ITR is only processed once it is e-verified by a taxpayer. You can e-Verify ITR-V using Kotak net banking services.
e-filing helps you file your income tax return quickly over the internet. And e-Verification is quicker and less tedious than sending your signed returns and documents to CPC, Banglore.
Steps to e-Verify ITR-V using Kotak Account:
- Go to Kotak Bank Site.
Log in to your Kotak Net banking account
- Click on “More > eTax“
Once you are logged in.
- Select “e-filing (Income tax)“.
From the column on left
- Your details will get loaded automatically. If not so, manually fill in your Account no. and PAN.
Click on “Submit“.
- You will be redirected to the Income Tax Department E-filing portal.
click on “My Accounts > e-Verify Return“.
- Click on “e-Verify“.
A pop up will be displayed asking for your confirmation.
- Click on “Continue“.
ITR will be e-verified.
- Download the acknowledgement attachment.
Your return is now successfully e-verified.
Indeed. Just filing your return doesn’t end the process. e-Verification after filing is compulsory. e-Verification has to happen within 120 days of e-filing.
First of all, by doing the e-Verification tax filer will not have to sign and submit the documents to the CPC office in Bangalore. Moreover, your returns will complete the procedure faster than compared to other means.