The user can change the password to their account at any point in time. The process to change the password is quite easy. Moreover, the user doesn’t require any extra credentials apart from their User ID and password.
Steps To Change Income Tax Account Password
- Visit the Income Tax e-Filing portal
Firstly, access the Income Tax e-Filing portal and enter the valid User ID and Password of the account. Secondly, Enter the Captcha Code from the image. Hence, login to your Income Tax e-Filing account.
- Navigate to change password option
Click on Profile Setting > Change Password
- Enter the required password information
Enter the current password in the respective field. Additionally, enter the new password. Furthermore, enter the new password again under the confirm password field. Finally, click on the “Submit” option.
Moreover, there are a couple of rules to remember while setting up the new password. The password should have a combination of upper case and lower case letters. It has to be between 8-14 characters. It should also contain one alphabet, one number, and one special character.
You can reset your Income Tax e-Filing password in 4 ways:
1. By answering the secret questions
2. By uploading the digital signature certificate (DSC)
3. By using OTP
4. By using Aadhar OTP