India's Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) regulation requires that income tax must be collected from the income source. This means that if you make a taxable payment to Cisco, you must deduct the tax from the payment at the prescribed rate and remit the tax to the Central India government.

The timelines for TDS certificates are specified in the table below and in applicable Indian tax law. For more information, see the Income Tax Department of India's TDS page.

To get credit for the amount deducted, you need to submit a TDS certificate to It takes approximately 60 days for Cisco to process your refund.

Quarter Certificates must be received by Cisco
April to June By August 31
July to September By November 30
October to December By February 28
January to March By May 31

If you have any questions or issues with your TDS refund, email us.