This certificate is issued in individual name only. Applicant can submit his eKYC details to CA / RA after his KYC & video verification the CA will approve the DSC. Maximum people took this certificate for there eFillings, TDS Certificate Signing, Pdf document signing, Invoice Signing... etc. Here are the below some government sites.
e-filing in India, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued a notification, making it mandatory for firms and individuals/HUF covered under section 44AB to file their income tax returns online.
Ministry of Company Affairs MCA21 eFiling - The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has specified e-governance programme, all MCA21 e-filings submitted by organisations are required to be signed with digital signatures. The signature has to be by the person authorised by the organisation to sign the documents.
Employees Provident Fund - has introduced an Online Transfer Claim Portal (OTCP) where users can submit their fund transfer claims online. Before the employers can sign the employee's claims digitally; they need to register their DSC mandatory. For each authorised signatory, one certificate has to be purchased. Each one of the employer's digital signature for EPF has to be registered on the Online Transfer Claim Portal.
Goods & Service Tax Registration and Enrollment - Electronically signing the Enrolment Application using DSC is mandatory for enrolment by Companies, Foreign Companies, Limited Liability Partnership (LLPs) and Foreign Limited Liability Partnership (FLLPs). For other taxpayers, electronically signing using DSC is optional.
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