PAN-Aadhaar Linking: 5 easy steps to check whether your PAN is linked with Aadhaar card
New Delhi| Jagran Business Desk: Have you completed the procedure of linking your Permanent Account Number (PAN) to your Aadhaar Card? If yes, then the next process is to check whether if your PAN is linked with Aadhaar. For those who have still not done it yet, the government extended the deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar, and now the new deadline is June 30. Earlier, the last date was March 31, 2021, but it has now been extended to 3 months.
Meanwhile, if you already completed the process of linking your PAN with Aaadhar and want to cross-check whether it is linked or not. Here is the step-wise guide:
Step 1: You need to visit the official website of Income Tax -- www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in
Step 2: Now, you will be able to see the option of Link Aadhaar.
Step 3: Click on that option and it will redirect you to another tab, where you will be able to see the option of 'click here to view the status if you have already submitted Link Aadhaar request.
Step 4: Now, you need to enter details like your PAN number and your Aadhaar number.
Step 5: Now you will be able to see the status that if your PAN is linked to Aadhar.
You can even check if your PAN is linked with Aadhar through SMS, here is the simple process:
The users need to send an SMS in which they need to enter the 12 digit Aadhaar number and 10 digit PAN number to 567678 or 56161. If the Aadhaar will be linked to PAN, a message will appear on your screen, that reads, "Aadhaar is already linked with PAN.
What is PAN?
The Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a ten-digit number that is formed by the Income Tax department. This is one of the most crucial documents that is used in banks and other things.
Posted By: Deeksha Sharma