Challan No./ITNS 280 is required to be filled out for Income Tax Payment. This is applicable for all types of income tax payments such as Self-Assessment Tax, Advance Tax, Regular assessment tax, surcharge, tax on distributed income or distributed profits.
Modes of Income Tax Payments
There are two ways through which income tax can be paid. One is through the online route i.e. logging to the website TIN NSDL Website and the other is depositing the same at any of the designated bank branch via cash, cheque or demand draft.
Irrespective of the mode of payment opted for by an individual, Challan No. /ITNS 280 needs to be filled in by the depositor.