What is TRACES- TDS Reconciliation Analysis and Correction Enabling System
About The Portal
is a web-based application of the Income Tax Department that provides
an interface to all stakeholders associated with TDS administration. It
enables viewing of challan status, downloading of NSDL Conso File,
Justification Report and Form 16 / 16A as well as viewing of annual tax
credit statements (Form 26AS).
/ Collectors and Tax Payers will have to register on TRACES to create
their account and view functionalities enabled for each user. Deductors /
collectors will be able to view the status of challans. TRACES also
enables deductors / collectors to view TDS / TCS credit and verify PAN
of Tax Payers linked to the deductor / collector.
Payers will be able to view the annual tax credit for their PAN for the
TDS / TCS amount deducted by deductors (Form 26AS). Tax Payers can also
view if deductor has filed statement for a particular FY and Quarter
and whether their PAN is included in the statement filed by deductor.
The portal is intended for use by the following types of users:
Deductors / Collectors
Users will be able to login to TRACES after successful registration. The detailed procedure for registration and login is laid out in FAQ section.
portal aims to improve the overall service levels for deductors and tax
payers by providing an interface with a range of online services
accessible by users anytime, anywhere. We would appreciate your valuable
feedback on the portal to help us improve our services.