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What is a Digital Signature?
A Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) validates and certifies the identity of a person. It leveraages public key encryptions to create the signatures. A DSC includes information about the username, e-mail address, pin code, country, and date of issuance. It offers the highest level of security and reduces cost and time.
Types of Digital Signature Certificate
Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate
We offer Class 2 Digital Signature (DSC) to individuals and organizations DSC for both Indian and foreign applicant.
The main function of this certificate is to authenticate the details of the signer. It re-affirms the already mentioned
data of the user. It is used in various form-filling, online registration, email attestation, income tax filing and etc.
More uses of Class 2 Digital Signature Certificates are given below.
- MCA e-filing
- Income Tax e-filing
- LLP registration
- GST application
- IE code registration
- Form 16,etc
Class 3 Digital Signature Certificate
We also offer class 3 digital signature certificate according to IVG guideline which is more secure in comparison to class 2 certificate, This is the safest of all certificates. It is used in matters of high security and safety. It is mainly used in online trading and e-commerce, where a huge amount of money or highly confidential information is involved. If you opt for class 3 certificate, all applications which are created for Class 2, should be able to recognize your certificates. Following are the main functions of Class 3 certificates –
- Patent and trademark e-filing
- MCA e-filing
- Customs e-filing
How Digital Signature works?
Passport Size Photograph
Pan Card Copy
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Frequently Asked Questions
A Digital signature certificate is valid for 1 to 2 years from the time of issuance. Every signature has the start date and end date. If your DSC expires you can apply again for a digital signature online.
You can get your DSC from Vakilsearch. We are authorised providers for DSC, and we are partnered with some of the prominent, licensed CAs to get your DSC at the best rate without any hassles and in the most secure way. We require only your basic documents and verify your details against the PAN card registered on the Income Tax portal.
According to the Information Technology (IT) Act 2000, any person or entity which has been granted the license to issue a Digital Signature Certificate is recognised as a Digital Certifying Authority or CA. Before issuing license to a prospective CA, the Controller of Certifying Authorities, Ministry of IT, will first audit the establishment and then ensure compliance requirements are satisfactory, and finally grants the license.
The licensed authorities identified by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology are Safe Scrypt, DRB, (n) Code Solutions, e-Mudhra, NSDL, Capricorn Identity Services, CSC e-Governance Services India Limited, Indian Airforce, Vsign, CDAC, and DRB.
RAs are the agents of the CAs who collect and verify the information and the requisite documents from the applicant. RAs will then decide to approve or reject a DSC application request.
You can use your DSC to send and receive digital files, perform web-based transactions and for signing documents in PDF and MS files. In addition, a DSC is mandatory for registering a company with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, e-filing of income taxes, e-Tendering, e-Procurement, and in other important government-related forms.
Vakilsearch adopts stringent policies to ensure our customers’ data are secure. We shall not disclose any information to any third party, unless it is required by law.