What is an Income Certificate?
An income certificate is a document issued by the State Government declaring one’s annual income.
How to apply for Income Certificate?
An individual can apply for an income certificate online or offline subject to the availability of e-services. (the online facility is available in most of the states to check visit official State Government website).
Sample Letter for Income Certificate for Scholarship for Education
The Concerned Authority,
_____________ (Name/ Address)
Date: __/__/____ (Date)
Subject: Application for income certificate
I would like to inform you about myself. My name is ______________ and I work in ________________ (Office Name) located at ______________ (Address).
Respected, I reside at ____________ (Residential Address). With due respect, I would like to inform that my son/daughter studies in __________ (Class/Semester) in _________________ (School- Name). He/She is excellent in education and is very curious for learning new things but as per my/household income I am unable to bear the fees and charges.
Therefore, I want to apply for a scholarship for my son/daughter for which I will require the Income Certificate. I request you to kindly issue an income certificate in my name. I am hereby enclosing __________________ (Aadhar/ KYC/ Affidavit/ Self declaration/ Any other document) along with this letter.
I request you to kindly consider this is as genuine and issue an income certificate in my name.
__________________ (Contact number)
Documents Required for Issuance of Income Certificate:
- Income Certificate Application Form
- Age Proof
- Residence proof
- Income Proof Declaration Affidavit
- Salary Proof (Salary Slip)
Note: These documents may vary with the duration of the period.