As per the supreme court judgment, It is mandatory to link your Aadhaar card with your PAN card it will make easy to file your taxes which will come in effect from July 1, 2017.
PAN is of 10 Character which includes the Alphabetic and Numerical value in it. It’s very unique ID which every taxpayer of India needs to have to pay taxes.
Aadhaar card is a unique identification card that is assigned to every citizen of India. it was issued by Unique Identification Authority of India. It is 12 digit number which serves as an identity of a person as well as address proof. It contains biometric and demographic information of an individual.
Nowadays, the government has kept Aadhaar card mandatory to link with their service and schemes for registration and verification process. so it’s an important document.
AS per the statement given in press indicating the mandatory of Aadhaar card with PAN card, “Mandatory quoting of Aadhaar/Enrolment ID of Aadhaar application form, for the filing of return of income and for making an application for allotment of Permanent Account Number with effect from 1st July 2017,”.
The revenue department said “every person who has been allotted PAN as on July 1, 2017, and who in accordance with the provisions of sub-section (2) of section 139AA is required to intimate his Aadhaar number, shall intimate his Aadhaar number to the principal director general of income tax (systems) or DGIT (Systems)”.
How to Link Aadhar card with PAN card?
First register on Income Tax website. After completing of registration.
Follow the steps.
Step 1: Login to the e-Filling portal with your user ID and password.
Step 2: Click on Profile Settings and then tap on Link Aadhaar.
Step 3: Then you can see Your personal details like name, date of birth. verify the details with your aadhaar card.
If details match, then enter your Aadhar card number and then tap on ‘Link now’ button.
A pop up message will appear on screen indicating “Aadhaar-PAN linking is completed successfully”. And the its completed you have linked your Aadhaar and card with each other.