NSDL has released a new eTDS return preparation utility (RPU) version 1.7 yesterday.This utility is to be used for preparing eTDS return for forth quarter of 2008-09 Financial year. Though Old return are also can be filled through this utility (q1-q3,2008-09).To validate this new RPU ,new File validation utility(fvu)has also been released i.e 2.216 .
This utility contain following
- eTDS return software form 24Q(for salary)
- eTDS Return Form 26Q (tds other than salary)
- eTDS return 27Q( non resident)
- Etcs return 27EQ(for tax collected at source)
- inbuilt File validation utility version 2.216(dated 13.04.2009)
- Correction return software for 24Q, 26Q, 27Q, 27EQ
This new utility is not a part of new TDS system which consist of Form 17,Form 24C and other new form and this will work only for TDS/TCS deducted upto 31.03.2009. For new System new RPU and FVU is awaited .
Installation process is given below
- First download File from link given below
- Then unzip the file downloaded in a directory/folder
- Do not delete/move any file from unzipped folder and do process given as under.other help menu is available in file itself
e-TDS RPU Setup – Readme
Before installing RPU.exe first click on RPUSetup.bat file located at the path selected for extraction of the files (if no path was specified at the time of extraction then it will be located at the default path ‘C:e-TDS RPU’).
A dialog box as shown in figure 1 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL is successful.
Click OK and next dialog box as shown in figure 2 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL is successful.
Click OK again and next dialog box as shown in figure 3 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL is successful.
Click OK once again.
Now all the pre required DLLs have been successfully registered on your machine.
2. How to run the e-TDS RPU
To run ‘e-TDS RPU’ click ‘RPU.exe’ file. If RPUSetup.bat is not successfully installed on computer then on clicking ‘‘RPU.exe’ errors as shown in figure 4, 5, 6 and 7 may be displayed.
Click OK again and next dialog box as shown in figure 5 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL failed.
Click OK again and next dialog box as shown in figure 6 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL failed.
A dialog box as shown in figure 74 will be displayed indicating registration of DLL failed.
In such case run RPUSetup.bat and try again or either log in as system administrator or contact to your system administrator.
If RPUSetup.bat is successfully installed then the ‘e-TDS RPU’ will be displayed (figure 8).
Before preparing electronic return through this RPU read instructions which have been provided as‘Help’ in RPU
The ‘comdlg32.ocx, RPUSetup.bat, SPR32X30.oca, SPR32X30.ocx, TABCTL32.OCX,scrrun.dll,RPU.exe, rpuhelp.html, style.css, e-TDS RPU Setup Readme.rtf’ files should be present in the same folder to run the RPU.