ITNS 281 : Payment of TDS

Challan ITNS 281 is listed as the payment of tax deducted at source or TDS. This is for paying both TDS and TCS which means tax deducted at source and tax collected at source. The due dates for paying the purchases are as follows: 7th of the same month would be for any TDS charged on payments, 30th of the same month would be any TDS paid while purchasing any property and 30th April is the date when TDS is paid in April. If there is a case of delay in paying the tax, then an interest of 1.25 percent is charged per month. Both online and offline methods are available to pay the TDS or TCS.

For offline methods, anyone could pay by going to the bank and submitting the challan with the payment which can either be in cash or cheque. After the payment is successfully done, you will get a receipt with all the required information about the transaction.

For the online method, go to the website mentioned below, select Challan No./ITNS 281 and before payment, you have to fill in the required details asked: