TAN Registration

Frequently Asked Questions about Tax Account Number (TAN) that is a 10 digit alphanumeric number issued to a person required to deduct/collect tax. TAN is needed to file TDS Return.

Can I cancel my TAN?
Yes. The cancellation or surrendering of the Tax Deduction and Account Number (TAN) is usually done under two situations: When the duplicate TAN has bee...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
What is Duplicate TAN?
Duplicate TAN is a TAN which has been inadvertently obtained by a person who is responsible for deducting/collecting tax and who already has a TAN allotted ...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
How to make changes/correction in TAN?
You can make changes/correction in TAN details online through TIN NSDL. You can make changes by filing "Form for Changes or Correction in TAN data for ...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
How to apply for TAN?
You can apply online for TAN through the TIN NSDL portal. An application needs to be made in Form 49B. TAN is allotted by the Income Tax Department within 1...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
Who needs to apply for TAN?
Any taxpayer who is required to deduct/collect tax at source(TDS/TCS) on behalf of the Income Tax Department needs to apply for TAN. It includes the followi...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
What is TAN?
TAN or Tax Account Number is a 10 digit alphanumeric number issued to payer/deductor who are required to deduct or collect tax on payments they make. TAN is...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:22 PM
How to track the status of TAN?
The 14-digit acknowledgment number gets generated upon submission of TAN application to TIN NSDL. You can track the status of your TAN using the same in the...
Wed, 30 Mar, 2022 at 12:23 PM