Introduction to Income Certificate

Income certificate is fundamentally issued to the citizen by the government, as evidence authorizing their annual income and affirming all sources of the income. It can be used as legal proof for availing numerous subsidies and schemes. In this article, we will talk about the income certificate online process in detail. The first objective for getting an income certificate is to avail tax relaxations. Apart from this, people can also use this certificate in an educational arrangement such as at the time of admission, scholarships, fee reimbursement, etc. You can get further benefits and relaxations in various welfare schemes also implemented by state and central government.

Who is Eligible?

Any employed Karnataka resident who is needed to produce an income certificate for any purpose is eligible.

Documents Required for Income certificate online 

  • Income Proof such as salary slip/bank statement (if the applicant is an employee in private organizations).
  • Form 16 of ITR should be equipped if the applicant is a government employee.
  • ID proof: – Aadhar card/voter id card/driving license.
  • Address proof: – bank passbook/ration card/ passport.
  • Age proof: – Birth certificate/school leaving certificate.
  • Caste Certificate of the applicant if he/she belongs to the minority community.
  • Passport size photos.

Application Procedure for Income certificate online

Steps  are given below for application procedure for income certificate online:


Visit the official Nadakacheri AJRKP website and click on ‘Online Application’.


Click on “Apply Online” and after that enter your mobile number. Now, click on ‘Proceed’, which in turn will direct you to another page.


Then, click on the ‘New Request’ tab that drops down to a list of services from which, select the option ‘Income Certificate’.


Choose the option for “Income certificate” and along with it choose the language in which the certificate must be issued. Let’s choose “English”.


Now, enter all the essential information in the application form.


Fill all the further details and upload the required documents. Then click on “Save” after which you will see an acknowledgment slip on your screen, which can also be sent over SMS.


Now, pick the mode of payment and make the important payment. After successful payment, the acknowledgment number will be created that can be used in a further application process.

Fees for Income certificate

You will have to pay Rs. 15 to get the income certificate.

How to track the online status of Income certificate?

  • Just log in by using your mobile number and select ‘Get Status’ tab.
  • Mention your application number on the part receipt and then click “Status”.

How long it will take to issue this certificate? 

You will get the certificate by the concerned authority within 7 days from applying. Remember, you will have to visit the concerned Nadakacheri center and collect your certificate. Download the income certificate sample.

Contact Information:

For your queries, feel free to contact the following:

Atalji Janasnehi Directorate, SSLR Building, K R Circle, Bangalore-560001

Phone No.: 080-22214556/22214552/22214551

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