Reset Forgot Income Tax Efiling Login Password: It’s in the human race to forget password. If you have also forgotten the login id and the password required to login to the income tax website at the time of efiling of income tax returns which is a common mistake you can go through this post to recover your ITR account. Although, your login id is your PAN Number itself, your password (unlike your username) is totally different. In case you’ve forgotten your income tax efiling password, you can use the following methods to reset your income tax password.
Steps To Reset Forgot Income Tax Efiling Login Password
Step 1) First, Go to the the official website of Income Tax Department i.e. https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/
Step 2) Now click on the ‘Login Here’ button on the top right. (check the image below)
Now you will be redirected to a new page. which looks like the image below
Step 3) You now have to click on the ‘Forgot Password?’ button. A new window will appears as the image below.
Alternately to avoid doing all these steps you can directly click on this link.
Step 4) Now enter your User ID (your PAN no. is your username) and Solve the capatcha carefully.
Step 5) At last click on continue. If your PAN no. is correct you will be redirected to new window as shown in below screen. Enter your PAN no. again in User ID.
Step 6) You still have to do some work to get your password reset. There are three ways on their website to reset your incometax login password.
Option #1 Let us go with the first option for now i.e. select ‘Answer Secret Question option’
Mention date of birth –> Select Your Secret Question–> Mention Your Answer to secret Question–> Click on validate button.
Option #2 If you have the details of acknowledgement of last return file then you can reset password supplying relevant details as per screen shown below.
Select Enter E-Filed acknowledgement number –> Select Assessment year –> Acknowledgement number –> Bank A/c number mentioned in return filed –> Click on validate button.
Option #3 If these two option doesn’t work then last option is to upload Digital Signature as shown below: You have to select existing DSC or New DSC for registering new Digital Signature Certificate.
Option #4 If that last option didn’t work, you can still reset your password by sending Income tax an e-mail to email@example.com with some details like PAN, PAN holder’s Name, Date of Birth / Date of Incorporation, Father’s Name, Registered PAN address
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