Parag Kukreja

Parag Kukreja

Article explains the password combination for Opening ITR-V/Acknowledgement, Form 26AS, Any Intimation/Order and TDS Provisional Receipt/Acknowledgement and for extracting TDS Justification Report, Conso File, TDS Certificates ZIP File and 26AS ZIP File.


a. For Opening ITR-V/Acknowledgement: PAN NO. Along With Date Of Birth In Lower Case(EXAMPLE: abcp1234d08081997)

b. For Opening Form 26AS: Date Of Birth (Example: 08081997)

c. For Opening Any Intimation/Order: PAN NO. Along With Date Of Birth In Lower Case (Example: abcp1234d08081997)


a. For Extracting Justification Report: JR_TAN_FORMTYPE_QUARTER_FINANCIALYEAR (EXAMPLE: JR_ABCD12345E_26Q_Q3_2016-17)

b. For Extracting Conso File: (Example: ABCD12345E_49103541)

c. For Extracting TDS Certificates ZIP File: TAN In Upper Case (Example: ABCD12345E)

d. For Extracting 26AS ZIP File: Date Of Birth (Example: 08081997)

e. For Opening TDS Provisional Receipt/Acknowledgement: TAN No. In Lower Case (Example: abcd12345e)


1. Open The Text File

2. Select CTRL+A & Copy All The Data

3. Create A New Excel File And Paste The Data On Excel File In First Coloumn.

4. Go To Data Tab ⇒ Click On Text To Coloumns  ⇒ Delimited   Others: “^”  ⇒  Next & Finish

5. Form 26AS Will Be Available In Excel File.

  • Text file of justification report can be converted in excel through TRACES justification report generation utility which can be downloaded from traces from the requested downloads tab.
  • Similarly, text file of TDS certificates can be converted into pPDF through TRACES PDF CONVERTER which can be downloaded from traces from the requested downloads tab.

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4 responses to “How to open password protected files of Income Tax and TDS”

  1. p v chalapathi rao says:

    we forgot our user id and password regarding tds could you pl help us the process for generating a new password

  2. Kuntal Adak says:

    It’s your/your company address pin code.

  3. Shylesh says:

    Hi ,

    I hav recieved TAN PDF from NSDL ,but pdf is protected and in mail it says
    “The password for opening the PDF file is “Six Digit PIN code” mentioned in the TAN Application Form. ”
    what to do ???

  4. ARUN NANDI says:

    Many many thanks for your valuable help for finding password

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