Please make sure you have the latest version of the utility before you start filling the information into the utility.
Please verify the Return and save the XML. To upload the XML, go to https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in –> Login –> e-File –> Upload Return.
New – On click of this button, a new copy of the ITR form will be available. If you have already opened the ITR form, you will be prompted to save the earlier copy.
Open -This option is for importing the XML (successfully generated earlier) of a particular A.Y. Select the path and import the XML. You should check/validate the contents before finalizing upload/submission.
Save – You can save your completed XML in the desired path/location of your desktop.
Save Draft – This option can be used to save your XML. Please note you cannot upload an XML which was saved using the ‘Save draft’ option. Only a complete XML generated using the ‘Save’ option can be uploaded successfully.
Prefill -This option can be used to auto-fill your Personal, Address and Tax details. You will be prompted to provide your User ID, Password and DOB/DOI to fetch the data. It is advisable to complete this activity before you start entering other data. Please check/validate the contents. Please make sure you’re connected to the internet to avail this feature.
Re-Calculate – On clicking this button, the data in the utility will be re-calculated. This is to provide with the utility based calculation/validation.
Help – This option will let you know the short keys, instructions, settings and how to use this ITR form.
Previous/Next– These will help you to navigate to the various tabs of the ITR form.