Kind Attention: Individuals and Firms whose accounts are subject to Tax Audit
Digital Signature Certificate has been made mandatory with effect from 1st July 2011
for Firms and Individuals whose accounts are required to be audited u/s 44 AB of the Income Tax Act’ 1961.
Assesses belonging to the above mentioned categories who have already registered their digital-signatures may continue to file this
year’s return also with same digital signature. However, the assesses who are applying for new digital-signatures for registration and subsequent e-filing of returns are advised to apply for DSC-with-encrypted-PAN only.