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.