What is TDS Return?

TDS Return is a quarterly statement submitted by the deductor to the Income Tax Department. The statement shows a summary of all the entries for TDS collected by the deductor and the TDS paid by the deductor to the Income Tax Authority. The TDS Return statement includes details like the PAN number of the deductor & the deductees, all the detailed particulars of the TDS paid to the government, and the TDS Challan information.

Types of Return Form

Type of TDS Return Forms

Particulars of the TDS Return Forms

Form 24Q

Statement for tax deducted at source from salaries

Form 26Q

Statement for tax deducted at source on all payments other than salaries.

Form 27Q

Statement for tax deductions on income received from interest, dividends, or any other sum payable to non-residents.

Form 27EQ

Statement of collection of tax at source.

How does Returns API help?

Returns API allows users to file TDS return on uploading the TXT/FVU file for Form 24Q, Form 26Q, and Form 27Q for a specific financial year and quarter using TIN Facilitation Centers (TIN FC's).


Did you know?

You can generate the FVU file for your TDS Return by using the Income Tax Department utility to prepare it using TXT file of TDS return and CSI file containing the list of challans for specific quarters!

How are Returns APIs Charged




E-File TDS Return (TIN-FC)



Get E-File Status (TIN-FC)



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