Linking PAN Card to Aadhaar card
How to link PAN card to Aadhaar card in three simple steps:
- Go to www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and click on the left pane which states ‘Link Aadhaar’
2. After clicking on Link Aadhaar, a new page will open to provide PAN, Aadhaar card number. you fill the details, click on submit.
3. After verification from UIDAI, the linking will be confirmed and it will display Aadhaar-PAN linking is completed successfully.
If there is a minor mismatch in Aadhaar name provided by an individual when compared to the actual data in Aadhaar, One Time Password (Aadhaar OTP) will be sent to the mobile registered with Aadhaar, the press release by the Income Tax department mentioned. . 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.
This facility can be used by anyone to link their Aadhaar.