ITR Deadline: How to reset the password on Income Tax Portal using Aadhar OTP, know here...


The last date to file Income Tax Return (ITR) for the financial year 2021-22 is 31 July 2022. Most people often forget the ID and password required to log in to the Income Tax Portal while filing Income Tax Returns. Although the login ID is the PAN number of the taxpayer, the password is set by the users. If you have forgotten your income tax e-filing password, you can follow the steps given below according to the income tax website to reset the password.


How to reset a password through Aadhaar OTP?
-For this, first, go to the e-filing home page and click on Login.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ----Enter your User ID here and click on Continue.

-On the login screen, click on the 'Forgot Password' option under Secure Access Message.

-Now after entering your User ID in the Enter User ID text box on the page, click on Continue.

-Select the option to reset the password. Here select the Aadhaar OTP option.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          -Now click on generate OTP and click on continue.


-On the Verify Your Identity page, select the declaration checkbox and then click on Generate Aadhaar OTP.

-After this, a 6-digit OTP will come on your mobile number registered with your Aadhar card. Enter it on the OTP textbox and click on Verify.

-Now enter the new password and confirm the password, then click on submit.

-After this process, a success notification will appear with the transaction ID. Save this transaction ID.