This year CBDT introduce E-Verification system through EVC (Electronic Verification Code). From this feature Assessee enable to Verify his return through EVC and no need to Send ITR – V to Bangalore. EVC can be generated only in below case:
Note: E-Filing OTP can be used to e-Verify return only if your Gross total income minus deductions is less than 5 Lacs.
EVC can be generated with 2 more methods. One with net banking and second with your Aadhar No.
How to File Income Tax Return with EVC Generated:
Upload Return – Click Submit
After filing of ITR you need to E-Verify the Return
After click on E-verify there is 4 options provided by department.
- I already have EVC and I would like to submit EVC.
- I do not have an EVC and I would like to generate EVC.
- I would like to generate Aadhar OTP to verify my return.
- I would like to E-Verify later/ I would like to send ITR – V.
If you select 1st option then you can go to e-verify my return and enter the OTP received in your mobile registered with Income Tax Department. In 2nd Option you can verify your return through net banking option
. In 3rd Option you have to generate OTP through Aadhar verification, in this case, you must have link your mobile no. with your aadhar no. (Mobile no. in Aadhar & Mobile No. register on Income Tax Department must be same otherwise no OTP will be generated by Department). And in 4th Option you also enable to verify your ITR V later or send ITR V to Bangalore through Normal post / Speed Post.