Aaykar Setu App is the latest launch from income tax department India. Govt is really trying their level best to make things digitalized and also to reach everyone.
With the launch of this new Aaykar Setu App, one can perform various activities through mobile phone only instead of visiting to IT department official website.
Things Can Be Done Through Aaykar Setu Mobile App
In last few years income tax department has gone through various technology upgrades so that people can track and pay their income taxes without any hassle. And Aaykar setu app is another such initiative only.
Here are few features and activities that you can do easily though this mobile application.
You can easily do various activities through Aaykar setu mobile app. Here are the key tasks you can perform with this app.
Track TDS & Download form 16: TDS or tax deducted at source is mostly applicable for people who are in service sector or in other words working for some company. Every year you may get form 16 where your entire income tax details are explained. You can easily download form 16 using this aaykar setu mobile app and find out the TDS data.
Find TRP or Tax Return Preparer: Although you can file your IT return easily using income tax India official website, but if you’re looking for TRPs then you can find them also using this mobile app.
Pay taxes easily: Now you can pay you income tax using this app. Calculate self assessment tax or previous year taxes using this mobile app and generate challan. You can also calculate tax, file rectification, ask challan status inquiry or make a correction in Challan.
Use Free Calculator: We all love online free calculators to do various types of calculations related to our income, expenses, investments. Now you can simply install the Aaykar setu app and enjoy many free calculators like Medical Facility, Rent Free Accommodation, Transport Allowance Calculator, Children education and allowance calculator, HRA Calculator, IT Return Calculator, TDS calculator etc.
Apply for PAN / TAN: Well, you can now apply for your PAN or TAN online also, ask for PAN correction and many more using this app.
Link your Aadhaar: You can also link your 12-digit biometric identifier Aadhaar with PAN card.
Play Tax Game: Yes, you can learn more about tax in our country by playing this game called Tax Gyan “A Game”. Play the game and test your tax skills and update your knowledge also.
Live Chat Option: Use the live chat option and find clarification about your queries. Check various status like check your refund status, TDS mismatch, PAN migration, rectification status, register grievance or check the grievance status. You can chat live with IT Dept helpdesk from morning 10 AM to evening 6 PM from Monday to Friday.
In simple words, it will answer your questions mentioned below.
- how to find a registered tax return preparer
- how to apply pan card online
- how to apply tan online
- how to find tds challan amount
- how to pay tax challan online
- Play income tax games online
How to download Aaykar Setu?
This is the first mobile app by the CBDT and can be downloaded by giving missed calls to 7306525252. After giving the missed call, you will receive a link in the message box. You can click on the link for downloading the app.
The taxpayers will also be able to receive regular updates regarding important tax dates, forms, and notifications on mobile numbers registered with the ITD. All taxpayers who wish to receive such SMS alerts are advised to register their mobile numbers in the Aaykar Setu mobile app.