FAQs on Digital Signature Certificate

Q. What type of Digital Signature Certificate is required for e-Tendering, e-Procurement, Trademark / Patent filing?

By Agam Gupta 10 Feb 2017

Class 3 Company or Class 3 Organization Digital Signature certificate is required for e-Tendering, e-Procurement, Trademark or Patent filing. Class 3 is the highest type of Digital Signature Certificate. It can be issued for 1 years or 2 years.

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Q. What type of Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) is to be obtained for eFiling on the MCA Portal ?

By Agam Gupta 10 Feb 2017

Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) is required for Income Tax filing, ROC and MCA filing. Class 2 Digital Signature Certificate can be issued for 1 year or 2 years for the particular person who needs to sign the particular documents which need to be uploaded on MCA or Income Tax Website.

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Q. Can a person have two digital signatures say one for official use and other one for personal use?

By Agam Gupta 10 Feb 2017

Yes, a person can have two Digital Signature Certificates (DSC) and it depends on him which he wants to use for personal purpose and which for official purpose.

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Q. What are the different classes of Digital Signature Certificates?

By Agam Gupta 10 Feb 2017

Practically, now a days only two types of DSC is needed in the industry and these are:Class 2: Commonly used for Income Tax, MCA filing purposes. and Class 3: Commonly used for DGFT, Trademark, E-tendering purpose.

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Q. How much time is taken to issue a DSC?

By Agam Gupta 10 Feb 2017

Normally, 1-2 days, Hubco.in will take to issue the DSC based on the documents availability.

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