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How to e-file ITR with multiple Form 16s online?

Updated on: Sep 25th, 2023


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Do you have multiple Form 16s due to changing jobs during the year?

Don’t be confused. Follow this guide to understand how to enter your details from multiple jobs and e-file easily.

Step 1: Log in to your Cleartax account, and click on get started.

Step 2: Linking your PAN will help us file your return with the income tax department. So enter your PAN, Date of Birth, and the OTP received on your registered mobile number. 

Now, for us to pre-fill the details for you, you will have to complete another OTP verification. 

Once you enter the OTP and click on ‘Proceed’, you will see 95% of your information, like your name and income details, will all be auto-filled.

You can review and edit these details if required. After reviewing the autofilled details, click ‘Upload Form-16’. 

Step 3: Now, upload the first Form 16 and click ‘Proceed’.

Click on ‘Upload another Form-16’ to upload to the second Form-16. In this manner, you can upload not just two but multiple Form-16s. 

Once you upload your Form-16s, you can see the summary.

Step 4: Next, review your personal info, fill up your income sources, and tax savings and view the tax summary. You can also upload one or more Form 16 under the income sources tab as well.

You can also check out our detailed live demo video on filing ITR-1, which will assist you in filling up your income sources and tax saving section. 

Step 5: Now click on ‘File Now’. Add your coupon code and make the payment.  

Step 6: Now, click on the ‘e-verify now’ button. e-Verifying your return is important for completing the ITR filing process. You can e-verify your returns instantly on the Cleartax portal.

Step 7: Once you complete the e-verification process, you are done with your ITR filing! But before you leave, don’t forget to collect these exciting rewards, cashback offers and discounts. You have more than 50+ brands to choose from.

And there, you have successfully filed your return in the shortest time possible.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get assistance with filing my ITR?

Yes, if you have any queries regarding Income Tax Filing (ITR) on Cleartax, you can write your queries to support@cleartax.in. If you need assistance with filing your ITR, you can even hire an expert, where our experts will help you file your ITR.

Can I add salary details without uploading Form 16 on Cleartax?

Yes, you can enter your salary details manually without uploading your Form 16 on Cleartax. However, it is recommended to upload your Form 16 as Cleartax will automatically read your salary details.

Can I file my ITR on Cleartax if I have other income sources along with multiple Form 16?

Yes, you can file ITR on Cleartax when you have additional sources of income apart from salary, such as freelancing income, interest income, capital gains, income from Virtual Digital Assets, etc.

After filing my ITR on Cleartax, will I get acknowledgement from IT Department?

Yes, when you file your ITR on Cleartax and pay your tax, your return will be submitted to the Income Tax Department, and you will receive an acknowledgement number from them. You will also receive an SMS and e-mail from the Income Tax Department.

Can I check if my ITR is processed on Cleartax?

Yes, you can log in to Cleartax and track the status of your ITR. You will be able to view whether your ITR has been processed, and in case you are eligible for a tax refund, you will also be able to check the status of your refund.

Should I visit the Income Tax portal to e-verify my returns?

No, you can e-verify your return on Cleartax. You do not have to visit the Income Tax portal separately to e-verify your return.

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