This excel based Challan for payment of Income Tax should be used for making payment of income tax on companies (corporation tax) or income tax other than companies. Please note that w.e.f. 01/06/2013, any ITR filed without payment of self assessment tax would be treated as defective under section 139.
This challan should not be used for deposit of Tax Deducted at Source (TDS). In ITNS 280 Challan type of payments are as under;
Self Assessment Tax
Tax on distributed profits of domestic companies
Tax on regular assessment
Tax on distributed income to unit holders
Use a separate challan for each type of payment and tick the appropriate box in the challan.
You are required to fill PAN, Assessment Year, Amount, Cheques details (other than cash) etc.
After the challan is paid to the bank, make sure that the counterfoil contains seven digit BSR Code of the bank branch, date of deposit and five digit challan serial number.
ABCAUS excel based auto Income Tax payment challan ITNS 280 is very simple and user friendly. The user is required to fill the data in a pop up form and challan form in excel is updated automatically.
The ABCAUS challan have an inbuilt database facility to add assessee records to it so that users don't have to feed repetitive assessee information for the second time of challan generation. Also while creating the database there is an inbuilt PAN Structure check to alert for a wrong PAN structure being saved in to the database.However users should make sure the they enter valid PAN in the database as a PAN which is valid in structure but non existent in database of Income Tax department. Read more >>
ABCAUS Excel Auto Income Tax Challan ITNS-280 Download
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Users are not required to give blank spaces while filling the pop up Challan form. The excel challan automatically reads the text string and places them in appropriate boxes. Dropdown list for various options and check boxes have been provided to save the time of the user.
Macro should be enabled to use this form. Users are advised to read help file first. In case users are not aware of how to enable macros, they can download a help file Here.