Linking your PAN card with Aadhaar has now become a mandatory process, which allows you to process your income tax returns, if you are doing banking transactions of Rs.50,000 and above, link your PAN card with Aadhaar card is mandatory, Government has extended the last date for linking Aadhaar and PAN card to 30 June 2023, earlier, the last date was 31 March 2023, now a late fee of Rs.1,000 has to be paid for linking PAN card and Aadhaar card.
PAN Aadhaar Link
Linking Aadhaar card with PAN card is mandatory because if your Aadhaar is not linked with PAN your income tax return will not be processed and also, you cannot do any banking transaction above 50,000, How to link PAN card with Aadhaar card online and offline and importance of linking PAN card with Aadhaar card, what happens if you fail to link PAN with Aadhaar card, how to link PAN card with Aadhaar card after expiry, see detailed below Find out.
How to Link PAN Card with Aadhaar Card
- You can link your PAN with Aadhaar (if not already done) through the following process
- Visit the Income Tax e-filing portal https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in.
- Select ‘Link Adhaar‘ on the left side of Home Page.
- Enter your PAN card number.
- Enter your Aadhaar card number.
- Login by entering date of birth.
- A pop up window will appear, asking you to link your PAN with Aadhaar.
- Go to ‘Profile Settings’ in the menu bar and click on ‘Link Aadhaar’.
- Verify the PAN details on the screen with those mentioned in your Aadhaar.
- If there is a mismatch in your PAN card or Aadhaar card details, you need to update either of the documents.
- If your PAN card or Aadhaar card details match, enter your Aadhaar number and click on the “Link Now” button.
- A pop-up message will inform you that your PAN card or Aadhaar card has been linked successfully.
How to Check PAN with Aadhar Link Status
- Visit the official website of Income Tax e-Filling Portal https://www.incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal.
- Click on ‘Link Aadhaar Status‘ on the homepage in the left side menu
- Now enter the PAN Card and Aadhaar Card number in the new page
- Click on View Aadhaar Link Status View Status
- If PAN and Aadhaar are linked then Al Ready PAN card will show link
- If PAN and Aadhaar are not linked, a message will pop up stating that PAN and Aadhaar are not linked.