The Form 26AS holds the ‘Tax Credit’ details of a taxpayer as per the records of the Income Income Tax Department.
With the deletion of Rule 31AB of Income Tax Act, 1961, a new format for 26as form download pdf has been notified. This will be effective from June 1, 2020.
Like in the old Form 26AS download pdf, the new form too will present details of taxes deducted and collected at source, details of advance tax or self-assessment tax paid and details of refund if any. In addition to this, now, the taxpayer will get additional information about financial transactions that are specified in the Statement of Financial Transactions (SFTs). Moreover, information regarding any defaults relating to the processing of statements will also be visible in this form transparently.
Taxpayers can view Form 26AS and download PDF through the Income Tax India e-filing portal.
Note: Form 26AS PDF download format, view in HTML and then click on the Export as PDF button. Once the download is complete, the password to open the PDF version of Form no 26AS pdf will be the date of birth/incorporation of the taxpayer in ‘DDMMYYYY’ format.
In case there is a disagreement between the deducted and assessed tax, the taxpayer can not avail the TDS of the actual amount. The TDS shown in Form 26AS can only be claimed.
This inconsistency can happen because of:
In these genuine cases, the taxpayer can approach the tax deductor and ask him/her to make the necessary amendments in the TDS returns filed by them.