The Income Tax Department has asked taxpayers to update their profiles on its e-filing portal i.e https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/. The official notification date is 22nd September 2017. Text of the same found on e filing website is as follows :-
New Registration process to facilitate effective communication between the taxpayer and department is enabled. The existing e-Filing users are required to update their profile by logging into e-Filing account. Users who have registered already and not activated has to register again.Online GST Certification Course by TaxGuru & MSME- Click here to Join
Following are the details which is required to be updated:
These details to be verified by taxpayer through One Time Password (OTP) sent over the email and SMS over the phone.