Deductors/Collectors/Filers furnishing returns in electronic form (e-TDS/TCS returns and Annual Information Returns) are required to prepare their return file in accordance with the electronic data structure (file formats) prescribed by the Income Tax Department.

The electronic returns can be prepared using in-house facilities, any other third party software or NSDL Return Preparation Utility, which is freely downloadable from NSDL-TIN website.

List of entities who have informed NSDL that they have developed the software for preparing e-TDS/TCS returns and Annual Information Returns are as below. Deductors/Collectors/Filers can get in touch with these entities directly.