TYPES OF DIGITAL SIGNATURE (DSC)
CLASS 2 DIGITAL SIGNATURE
This signature is used for IncomeTax Returns e-filing, MCA 21 & ROC, LLP, TDS Certificates, VAT Returns, ePF Claims. These certificates will be issued for both business personnel and private individuals use. These certificates will confirm that the information in the application provided by the subscriber does not conflict with the information in well-recognized consumer databases.
CLASS 3 DIGITAL SIGNATURE
This signature is used for MCA21, ROC, Income Tax, DGS & D, Northern Railway, IRCTC, e-Tendering, Trade Mark, e-procurement and other departments & organizations, Maharashtra e-Tendering, ZP etc. Digital Certificates shall be used to access the website and authenticate the vendors. Vendors like E-Tendering etc. Vendors shall have to procure legally valid Digital Certificate issued by a Licensed Registration Authority (LRA) or FC like us.
DGFT DIGITAL SIGNATURE
This can be used for Importers & Exporters. Digital Certificates for the importer and exporter community can be used to securely log on to the DGFT Online License Filing Application and can be used to electronically sign the License Application Form, which is filled online. It ensures that the data is secure and cannot be viewed or altered by any unauthorized person. It will also improve on response time taken while applying for a license with DGFT.