Be careful of phishing said Income Tax Department of India

Always check before you click only trusted source and also be careful of phishing said Income Tax Department of India. Never disclose your personal or financial details to un-trusted people.

You can also read PAN Card links to Aadhaar Card.

What is Phishing?

The fake practice sending emails to be from trustworthy companies in order to encourage individuals to disclose personal information that are online banking passwords, ATM card details, credit card details and many more. Phishing is the various types like email phishing or website phishing or SMS phishing and also it was done by electronic mail, these types of emails come from a bank or other service provider. Phishing emails are typically sent in large groups. Phishing is the method of social engineering that criminals get sensitive information online banking passwords, ATM card details, credit card details and many more.  

If someone is phishing then how do you know about this?

Following types of emails you received that are phishing emails

Urgent job requirement, fake web site link, be leery of pop-ups, your personal loan approved, you win the big amount of cash, you win three to four days trip, home loan approval, you get your dream job, etc.

Income Tax Department of India

The Income Tax Department of India suggests taxing payer, always checking before you click only trusted source. The Income Tax Department of India also sends take care of phishing via SMS or emails. The Income Tax Department sends a trusted source list to the taxpayer.

Following are the Income Tax Department of India trusted source

E-MAIL

The Income Tax Department said we send email only the following trusted email address:

@incometax.gov.in

@indometaxindiaefiling.gov.in

@tdscpc.gov.in

@cpc.gov.in

@insight.gov.in

@nsdl.co.in

@utiitsl.com

SMS Source CODE

The Income Tax Department said we send SMS only the following trusted SMS source CODE:

ITDEPT

ITDEFL

TDSCPC

ITDCPC

CMCPCI

INSIGT

SBICMP

NSDLTN

NSDLDP

UTIPAN

Website URL

The Income Tax Department said the following is the website URL that is a trusted source:

www.incometaxindia.gov.in

www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in

www.tdscpc.gov.in

www.insight.gov.in

www.nsdl.co.in

www.utiitsl.com

Also, the Income Tax Department of India said if you receive an E-Mail or SMS or find a website you think is pretending to be of the Income Tax Department and forward the E-Mail or SMS or website URL to webmanager@incometax.gov.in or incident@cert-in.org.in.

So, never disclose your personal or financial details to un-trusted people and be care full about phishing.

You can also read PAN Card links to Aadhaar Card

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