How to Link Aadhaar Card With PAN Card. Process of linking PAN with Aadhaar. How to link your PAN with Aadhaar, Linking Aadhaar with PAN through income tax website and Linking Aadhaar With PAN details are provided here. The government of India has issued a mandate to the Aadhaar linkage to the PAN Card. This decision has been taken after the Aadhar linkage to the crucial PAN Card in terms of Income Tax Returns.
Aadhaar link is already mandatory for most government schemes. Last date for Aadhaar Linking to PAN is December 31, 2019
Income Tax Department simplifies linking PAN with Aadhaar: The Income Tax Department has made it easy for taxpayers to link their PAN with Aadhaar. Responding to grievances of taxpayers regarding difficulties in linking PAN with Aadhaar their names did not match in both systems (Eg. Names with initials in one and expanded initials in another). the Department has come out with a simple solution now.
Step 1: Taxpayers can go to www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and click on the link on the left pane-> Link Aadhaar,
Step 2: Provide PAN, Aadhaar no. and ENTER NAME EXACTLY AS GIVEN IN AADHAAR CARD (avoid spelling mistakes) and
Step 3: Enter the captcha code then press the link submit.
Step 3: After verification from UIDAI, the linking will be confirmed.
Aadhaar can also be seeded into the PAN database by quoting the biometrics-based identity number in the PAN application form – for allotment of a new PAN or for reprint of PAN card.
In case of any minor mismatch in Aadhaar name provided by taxpayer when compared to the actual data in Aadhaar, One Time Password (Aadhaar OTP) will be sent to the mobile registered with Aadhaar. Taxpayers should ensure that the date of birth and gender in PAN and Aadhaar are exactly same. In a rare case where Aadhaar name is completely different from name in PAN, then the linking will fail and taxpayer will be prompted to change the name in either Aadhaar or in PAN database.
There is no need to login or be registered on E-filing website. This facility can be used by anyone to link their Aadhaar with PAN. This facility is also available after login on the e-filing website under Profile settings and choose Aadhaar linking.
The details as per PAN will be pre-populated. Enter Aadhaar no. and ENTER NAME EXACTLY AS GIVEN IN AADHAAR CARD (avoid spelling mistakes) and submit. Taxpayers are requested to use the simplified process to complete the linking of Aadhaar with PAN immediately. This will be useful for E-Verification of Income Tax returns using OTP sent to their mobile registered with Aadhaar.
Please ensure the Date of Birth,Gender and Aadhaar Number is as per Aadhaar details to proceed further.
If date of Birth and Gender is fully matched and Name as per Aadhaar is not exactly matched then the user has to additionally provide Aadhaar OTP to proceed with partial name match.
The government has extended to August 5 the deadline for filing income tax return (ITR) citing difficulties faced by assessees due to overloading of the e-filing website. Have you linked your Aadhaar with PAN or Permanent Account Number? If not, this is mandatory and the last date to do so is December 31. While the government has extended the deadline for filing ITR or income tax return to August 5, it also extended the last date to link Aadhaar with PAN to December 31.
It cited difficulties faced by assessees due to overloading of the e-filing website as the reason behind pushing the income tax return (ITR) deadline. Aadhaar/ Adhaar /Adhar linking with PAN is mandatory for filing of Income Tax Returns from 1-July-2019.
- Please visit www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and
- Link Your Aadhaar at : https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/e-Filing/Services/LinkAadhaarHome.html