Digital Signature Certificate in Ahmedabad Bangalore Chennai Kolkata Mumbai
Digital Signature Certificates (DSC) are the digital equivalent (that is electronic format) of physical or paper certificates. Examples of physical certificates are drivers’ licenses, passports or membership cards.
Certificates serve as proof of identity of an individual for a certain purpose; for example, a driver’s license identifies someone who can legally drive in a particular country. Likewise, a digital certificate can be presented electronically to prove your identity, to access information or services on the Internet or to sign certain documents digitally.
DSC are used in India for online transactions such as Filing Annual Return, Company or LLP Incorporation, Income Tax E-Filing, E-Tenders, etc.
A licensed Certifying Authority (CA) issues the digital signature. Certifying Authority (CA) means a person who has been granted a license to issue a digital signature certificate under Section 24 of the Indian IT-Act 2000. We at Taxsavo are registration authority under Emudhra Limited (CA).
What is the legal status of a Digital Signature?
Digital Signatures are legally admissible in a Court of Law, as provided under the provisions of IT act.
What are the different types of Digital Signature Certificates valid for MCA21 program?
The different types of Digital Signature Certificates are:
Class 2: This digital signature is utilized for company registrations, IT Return E-filing, Obtaining DIN, DPIN etc.
Class 3: This digital signature is used for E-tendering and participating in E-Auctions.
DGFT: This is used with regard to import and export purposes
What is the validity period of a Digital Signature Certificate?
The Certifying Authorities are authorized to issue a Digital Signature Certificate with a validity of one or two years.
How much time Taxsavo takes to issue a DSC?
We will issue you the digital signature within same day.