1. Who is a Chartered Accountant?
A Chartered Accountant (CA) is a registered member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. A CA can file ITRs, Audit Reports and other statutory forms on behalf of his/her clients.
2. What are the prerequisites for registering as a CA?
The prerequisites for registering as a CA are Membership Number and Enrollment Date. Your PAN should be registered on the e-Filing portal and a valid and active DSC should be registered with the specified PAN.
3. Do I need a DSC to register as a CA?
Yes, you need a DSC to register as a CA. If your DSC is not registered, you need to first register it on the e-Filing portal.
4. Do I need the emsigner utility to register on the e-Filing portal as a CA?
Yes, you will need to download and install the emsigner utility. The link for the download is made available to you at the time of registration.
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