Paytm, one of the best online payment platform has recently introduced Paytm Cleartax Tax Filing (online free tax filing) on their portal. The users can avail this Paytm income tax filing service with Paytm’s partnering tax filing site ClearTax.in.
Cleartax.in is an online tax filing service provider that provides online filing of income tax return. Their services include free online tax filing for self-filing, CA Assisted filing, tax filing for freelancers & consultants.
Paytm has a very strong audience base in different platforms like online recharge, bill payments, bus tickets etc. which they have built over the years. However, income tax filing is a seasonal service unlike other paytm services. So paytm has to take the advantage of this business partnership within this short span.
This is the very appropriate time of launching this partnership as the deadline to file annual tax returns is approaching fast. It seems that paytm wants to take advantage of the tax filing season. But at the same time they also want to make the efiling of income tax a cake walk for the users.
Their latest offering of e-filing of Income Tax Returns in partnership with ClearTax, helps the customers to navigate through the the maze of taxes making it hassle free.
Paytm Income Tax Filing Via ClearTax – Step by Step Guide
All you need to do is click on the ‘Income Tax’ tab on the Paytm site to start e filing of income tax return.
1. First of all sign in/log in on the Paytm account with your credentials.
2. Then click on the Income Tax tab at the top. The users are then transferred to the income tax efiling website Cleartax to complete further process.
3. You can either go for simple one click upload if you have a soft-copy of your form 16 available with you.
4. Or else, you can go through the step-by-step guided process of online filing of income tax return at Cleartax. All of these processes are simple yet super fast.
And above all they are offering this income tax filing facility free of cost to the Paytm users. Additionally, you can also take paid step by step guide from a Chartered Account.
This is a very interesting launch from this online payment platform. Paytm income tax filing is very different from their other existing services. Their other services like DTH recharge, utility bill payments, mobile recharge or the recently launched online bus tickets services, the entire process is done through their site only. Which means the user completes the whole transaction on Paytm site itself. But in case of Paytm Online Tax Filing, apart from the link and a text box where you enter your email ID, nothing else happens on the Paytm portal.
From Cleartax perspective, this is going to be a great tie-up because their market has extended to the large pool of Paytm users.
We can hope that Paytm Cleartax tax filing will see a huge response in coming days. So what do you think about this Paytm income tax filing service?