“It’s come to note that a few of the taxpayers have not yet finished the connecting of PAN with Aadhaar,” said the CBDT, the apex policy-making body of the Income Tax Department. Meanwhile, the taxman has supplied an online facility to allow users to connect their Aadhaar card with PAN card online.
How to link Aadhaar card with PAN card via incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in Through income tax website
This tool could be accessed either by a hyperlink or by visiting the e-filing website and clicking on the ‘Link Aadhaar’ link.
Once on the ‘Link Aadhaar’ webpage, the user is required to enter his or her PAN, Aadhaar amount and complete title as given on Aadhaar card, along with a security code.
After entering the details right, proceed by clicking on the ‘Link Aadhaar’ button.
Details like name, date of birth and gender as per PAN will be confirmed against Aadhaar, as stated by the Income Tax Department’s website.
Please make sure that entries made from the ‘Aadhaar amount’ and ‘title as per Aadhaar’ fields are ” the same as published on your Aadhaar card”, the taxman adds on its site.
Moreover, there are also some other techniques to join your Aadhaar card together with PAN card.Through SMS
For all taxpayers whose title given from the Aadhaar card along with PAN card are identical, an easy SMS-based facility is provided to attain the linking. Such assessees need to send an SMS to 567678 or even 56161 in the arrangement: UIDPAN<12-digit Aadhaar><10-digit PAN>
For example: UIDPAN 111122223333 AAAPA9999Q
Through PAN application form
Aadhaar may also be seeded into the PAN database by estimating the biometrics-based identity amount from the PAN application form – for allotment of a new PAN or to get reprint of PAN card, the taxman has stated.
“In the event where Aadhaar name is very different from name in PAN database then the linkage may fall along with the PAN holder has to change the title in either Aadhaar or from PAN database or see personally to designated PAN application centre of NSDL eGov or even UTIITSL for Biometric Aadhaar authentication.”