The department has issued a notice to every Tax Payer stating that every tax payer should insist on getting Form 16/16A from their deductor downloaded only from TRACES website. (http://www.tdscpc.gov.in)
Valid Form 16/16A:
- Valid Certificate downloaded from TRACES bear 7 character alphabet unique certificate number.
- It will have TDS-CPC logo on the left side and national emblem on the right side.