• A new version V1.2 of TRACES Offline Correction utility has been rolled out. Please download and use latest utility version for Offline Correction
  • Please resubmit the request for offline correction file again if previously submitted request status is now Failed.
  • Facility to make payment of demand raised by CPC-TDS against TDS on Sale of Property has been enabled on TIN-NSDL
  • The Refund functionality is now enabled on TRACES under 'Statement / Payment -> Request for Refund'
  • Online Correction functionality is now enabled for 'Movement of Deductee Row(s)' tagged with Unmatched Challan
  • Hon'ble Bombay High Court has upheld the constitutional validity of section 234E of the Income Tax Act (Levy for late filing of TDS Statements)
  • You are advised to first close your Short Payment default in order to download Form 16/16A on immediate basis.
  • Offline correction facility is enabled on Traces to do and submit correction statement using utility from Financial Year 2013-14 onwards. This facilities is available only to the deductors having consolidated Deductee rows less than 5 Lakhs both in Annexure 1 and Annexure 2.
  • TDS-CPC has been awarded the National e-Governance Gold award under category of Excellence in Government Process Re-engineering.
  • CPC (TDS) prompts you to first close the Short payment defaults before submission of request for download of TDS Certificates.
  • The original statement will be put on hold for 7 days if Challan Mismatch/Challan Overbooked/PAN Errors has been identified in the preliminary check, please make online correction so that your statement is not processed for defaults.
  • A new version(2.1) of Excel Generation utility for Justification report has been rolled out. Please download and use latest utility version for Justification report requests
  • Notices for Assessing Officer Functionality has been enabled on TRACES. Deductor can now check the status of Show Cause Notice/Penalty Order/201 Order issued by the Assessing Officer
  • For queries where Conso-file is N/A due to Un-Matched Challan, please refer to our E-Tutorial under Quick-Links for "Online Challan Correction"
  • Attention Deductors: Your request for download of Conso File will not be accepted in case there are unmatched challans in the selected statement. Please match all challans through Online Correction before submitting request for Conso File
  • Attention Deductors: The Online Correction functionality is now enabled for TDS Statements prior to FY 2012-13 also (Financial Year 2007-08 onwards), provided at least one correction for the relevant statement has been processed by CPC (TDS)
  • Attention Deductors: The Online Correction functionality with enhanced features has been enabled "without Digital Signature" for Financial Year 2012-13 onwards. Digital Signature will be required only for PAN Corrections
  • AIN TAN mapping functionality for PAO has been enabled on TRACES.
  • Tag/Replace Challan has been enabled on TRACES
  • Details of manual and processed demands based on financial year are now available through a link on TRACES deductor dashboard
  • Attention Government Deductors: Please quote the Accounts Office Identification Number (AIN) in your TDS Statements
  • Download of Form 27D has been enabled on TRACES. Please select 'Form 27D' under 'Downloads' section to place a request for download
  • Aggregated TDS Compliance download has been enabled on TRACES. You can register/login as taxpayer using Deductor's PAN
  • A new version (1.1) of PDF Generation utility for Transaction Based Report has been rolled out. Please download and use latest utility version for Transaction Based Report
  • Deductors are advised that the demand raised in the intimation u/s 200A can be closed only by making the payment and filing the corresponding correction statement
  • Levy u/s 234E of the Income Tax Act, 1961 is a statutory levy and cannot be waived off. Do not send any communication in this regard
  • Validate 197 Certificate has been enabled on TRACES. Please navigate to Statements/Payments -> Validate 197 Certificate
  • Buyer of immovable property can download Form 16B after registering on TRACES as Tax Payer
  • TDS is now applicable on sale of immoveable property. Click here to know more
About the portal
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TRACES 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 Conso File, Justification Report and Form 16 / 16A as well as viewing of annual tax credit statements (Form 26AS).

Highlights of the Portal
  • Download Conso File
  • Download Justification Report
  • View / Download Form 26AS
  • Download Form 16 / 16A
  • View Challan Status
  • The Manage Profile