How to Download Your ITR-V from IT Department Website?

ITR-V means Income Tax Return Verification is an acknowledgement that your return is successfully submitted to income tax department. ITR-V is not required in case you have submitted your ITR using Digital Signature. One needs to send ITR-V in case you don’t have Digital Signature. Mostly people do not have digital signature. ITR-V is mailed to your linked e-mail Id with your PAN by Income tax Department after you have filed ITR. It is a 1 page document which one needs to submit to department for them to start processing.

How to Download ITR-V from Department’s Website?


Step 1: Visit department’s website and click on log in (Your PAN is your username) 

Step 2: After logging In, Click on “View Returns/ Forms” option to see the e-filed returns.

itr v downloadStep 3: Click on the acknowledgement number to download your ITR-V. In case you want to e-verify your tax return click on “Click here to view your returns pending for e-verification”. For more information click on 

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Step 4: Click on the option ITR-V/ Acknowledgement to begin download.

itr v download 4Step 5: When the download is complete, to open ITR-V , the password is required. The password of ITR-V is your PAN number along with Date of Birth.



Date of Birth : 09 Oct 1984

Password: aaapa8888f09101984

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Step 6: Print this document. Sign it and send it to CPC Bangalore within 120 days from Date of e-filing.

itr v download 6Points to be noted While Sending ITR-V Copy to CPC Bangaluru:

  • Income tax return- Verification form should be printed only in black ink. (No use of any other ink)
  • There should be no water marks on ITR-V. The only permissible water mark is “Income tax Department”. This water mark is printed automatically on every ITR-V when you download it.
  • The print should be clear
  • It should not get fade.
  • There should be use of only A4 size white paper. (Other papers are not allowed eg. Legal etc)
  • Use of stapler is also not allowed on ITR-V
  • There should be no typing on the reverse side of the paper.
  • Do not print back to back in case you are submitting Original and Revised ITR. Use separate sheets for printing.

Address at which ITR-V is to be send

Income Tax Department CPC,

Post Box no. 1,

Electronic City Post Office,

Bangalore 560100, Karnataka

About the Author

arpit goyalArpit Goyal is pursuing CA and & also working as an article assistant in Gurgaon. He has an immense interest in Taxation. He loves to use technology to spread knowledge about taxation & accounts.

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