As per the new guidelines, upon successful online payment of income tax, you will receive a CIN no. 

This CIN No. is to be used to get the Challan receipt, which contains information like challan no. & BSR Code, which is to be reported as tax credits in your income tax return.

To view & download the Challan

  • Login to your Income Tax Portal account
  • Navigate to e-File > e-Pay Tax 
  • Under the Payment History tab, find the particular CIN 
  • Navigate to Actions > Download

When you click on download, your challan receipt will be downloaded in a PDF format.

Here's a sample of the challan generated.