How to Correct TDS Details: Process Explained

How to Correct TDS Challan Details Online?

How to Make PAN Correction in TDS Return Online?

How to Add New Challan in TDS Correction Statement Offline?


The mechanism for correction in challan is also available for those tax payments which the taxpayer directly deposits in banks.

You can make relevant corrections in TDS challan offline for tax payments that are directly deposited in banks. 

A taxpayer has to visit respective banks where a physical challan has been deposited. The changes can be made within a specific time window.

Here is a table explaining time frame for challan correction -

Correction Type

Period for Correction (From the Date of Challan Deposit)

Assessment Year

Within 7 days

TAN/ PAN correction in TDS return

Within 7 days

Total Amount

Within 7 days

Minor Head

Within 3 months

Major Head

Within 3 months

Nature of Payment

Within 3 months


However, these changes are subject to certain conditions -

  • You cannot make corrections of minor head and assessment years together.
  • PAN/TAN correction will be allowed only when the name in the challan is similar to the name in a new PAN/TAN.
  • You are allowed to make changes in a single challan for once.
  • The amount change will be permitted only when the mentioned amount is received by a bank and credited to the government.
  • No partial correction request will be accepted.

What Is the Procedure to Submit Correction Request to The Bank

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Frequently Asked Questions