In India, a Tax Deduction and collection Account Number(TAN)is basically 10 digit alpha-numeric number issued to those users who are required to deduct and collect tax on payments made by them under Indian Income Tax Act,1961 It is required for those people who are responsible for Tax Deduction at source (TDS)/Tax Collection at source (TCS)on behalf of the government is applied through “Form No.49B”. TAN is required to be quoted in all TDS/TCS returns, all TDS/TCS payment Callahan and all TDS/TCS certificates to be issued.

When central government receives the TAN application along with documents, the details are verified and then sent to the Income Tax Department. Once approved, the Department allocates a unique number, and notified the applicant through Central government

Documents required for TAN Registration(In case of Sole proprietorship):
1. Address proof (Like-Driving Licences/Voter-ID/Aadhar Card)
2. PAN card

Documents required for TAN Registration (In case of Partnership):
1. Partnership deed
2. Address proof (Like-Driving Licences/Voter-ID/Aadhar Card)

Documents required for TAN registration (In case of Company):
1. Certificate of incorporation of the company
2. MoA of company
3. Address proof of each Director (Like-Driving Licences/Voter-ID/Aadhar Card)