This could be because:
a) your PAN was not properly quoted in the tax payment challans or
b) the bank has made error in entering the PAN while digitizing the challan data or
c) the bank has failed to upload the digitized information to TIN.
You can use the challan status enquiry facility provided at TIN website to verify whether a challan bearing the Challan Identification Number (CIN) given in the counterfoil available with you has been uploaded to TIN. If the PAN as seen in this uploaded data is not your PAN, you may take up with your Assessing Officer for rectification of PAN.
In case the bank has not uploaded the details with respect to your deposit of tax, you may take up with your bank so that this information is uploaded.3 Ways to View Tax Credit (Form 26AS)
This could be because the bank has made error in data entry. You should take up the matter with your bank for rectification of amount.
You may quote this CIN that is quoted in Form 26AS in your tax return.
The possible reasons for incorrect credits in Form 26AS can be on account of wrong data provided by the deductor in the quarterly TDS/TCS statement. You may request the deductor to rectify the TDS/TCS statement using prescribed correction statement. How to view TDS Certificate from Form 26AS?
The possible reasons for no credit being displayed in your Form 26AS can be:
To rectify these errors you may request the deductor:
In case this is on account of TDS/TCS credit, you may intimate the deductor/collector. In case this is on account of advance tax/self assessment tax, you may intimate your assessing officer.
If there is any error is in the TDS/TCS statements or in the challan details uploaded by the bank and the same has been rectified, the original credit entry will be reversed by way of a debit entry in Form 26AS and a new credit entry (if applicable) will be posted.Form 26AS- Check Anywhere Anytime Tax Credit Status
If PAN holder details are incorrect, the same can be updated by making an application using the ‘Request for new PAN card or/and changes or correction in PAN data’. This request can be made either online or through the existing network of TIN-FCs. Details are available at the TIN website.
PAN holder can contact TIN Call Centre, National Securities Depository Limited, 3rd Floor, Sapphire Chambers, Near Baner Telephone Exchange, Baner, Pune – 411 045. Tel: 020 – 2721 8080. Fax: 020 – 2721 8081. Email:
(Republished With Amendments)