What is Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate
Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate is most common and popular type which is mainly used in e-filing of ITR , e-filing of ROC/MCA , Form 16/16A Signing. EPFO also mandate the Use of Class 2 or Class 3 Digital Signature for online submission of transfer claims.
As e-filing is made compulsory in ROC, every director / signing authority needs to have their Digital Signature Certificate. Its now mandatory to obtain Class-2 or Class-2 with PAN Encryption Digital Signature Certificate for any person who is required to sign manual documents and returns filed with ROC as per MCA21. Also an Individual is required to obtain Class-2 DSC with PAN Encryption for e-filing his return with Income Tax, India.