The last date to file Income Tax Return for the Financial Year 2017-18 has extended to 31st August 2018, filing Income Tax Return is quite important for a taxpayer and that’s the reason why we will tell you about the documents without which you will not be able to file your Income Tax Return.
PAN Card of the Taxpayer
PAN details are the most important thing while filing Income Tax Return, a taxpayer will have to provide his/her PAN number and the details like Father’s Name, Taxpayer’s Name etc. Without these details a taxpayer cannot file his/her Income Tax Return.
Form 16 is a document that is provided to the taxpayer from his/her employer. It is one of the most crucial documents, as it contains the details related to the income earned and taxes paid by the taxpayer in the relevant Financial Year. Form 16 is generally divided in two parts that is Part A and Part B. A taxpayer must request his/her employer or tax deductor to provide him Form 16.
Aadhaar Card of the Taxpayer
It is mandatory for a taxpayer to provide his/her Aadhaar details for the filing of Income Tax Return. As per section 139AA of the Income-tax Act, an individual is required to provide his/her Aadhaar details while filing the return of your income. If you have not received your Aadhaar card yet, but have applied for the same, then in that case you are required to provide an enrolment ID in your tax returns.