Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate is basically used in making safe and secure online transaction for MCA (Ministry of Corporate Affairs)/ROC (Registrar of Companies), IT department and e-Tendering for some departments of the government. It is also used in submitting the provident fund claims on the web portal of EPFO. You can obtain the Class 2 digital signature from EBP Online by just following few easy steps. First of all you need to download and fill the application form from the official website of the company and then submit it along with the required document at the company. On successful submission of the application form and the documents, you’ll be issued Class 2 digital signature certificate by the company. This type of digital signature comes with one year and two year validity which means the applicants would require to renew the DSC when it crosses the validity period.
It is the basic category of digital signature certificate and can be easily obtained from EBP Online. Read the below given lines to know more about the types of Class 2 DSC.
This type of digital signature is issued to individual users for filing income tax e-return, form 16/16A e-filing, e-mail signing and online documentation. It contains the personal information of applicants, like of Name, e-mail ID, Contact Address, Phone No and PAN. In addition, it is called as PAN encrypted Class 2 digital signature certificate because it contains the serial number of user’s PAN in encrypted form.
This type of Class 2 digital signature certificate is used in e-Tendering processes. It can be issued to individuals on behalf of the company or organization. In order to obtain Class 2B digital signature certificate, an individual is required to submit the authorization letter duly signed by the higher authority of the organization. In addition, the user should come in person to collect this type of digital signature.
This type of Class 2 digital signature is issued only to the authorized officials of bank and government organizations. Those who want to obtain this type of Class 2 DSC would require to submit the authorization letter duly signed by the higher authority.