A PAN (Permanent Account Number) card which is issued by the Income Tax Department, is a unique 10 character code that is assigned to all tax paying existence in India.This card links to all transactions , making it convenient for the government to keep track of these. A PAN card is necessary for filing Income Tax returns in the country, and all individuals and entities that pay tax, including foreigners are expected to have one. A PAN card is also used as proof of identity and age for everything from booking tickets for a movie, investing in the stock market to applying for a passport. Aadhar is a 12-digit unique identification number distributed by the governemnet of india for every perosns who are living in india permenantly.Aadhar is a hindhi word meaning is foundation or base. the purpose of the aadhar is to give a unique identification number to every single person in india. Aadhar is used as identification proof and address proof in anywhere of india. The goal of the project is to collect biometric (photograph, iris-scan, fingerprints) and residence address information, store them in a centralised database, and issue a 12-digit unique identity number called Aadhaar to each perosn who are living in india permenantly.The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is established on 12 July 2016 by the Government of India under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.Aadhar number contains 12 digits,first 11 digits are aadhar number which is unique and last number is for reduce errors in data entries.Aadhaar is a random number which never starts with a 0 or 1. Aadhar is individual,each perosn in family has one aadhar.A person can have this addhar with free of cost.The aadhar card is only for not an indian citizens,foreigners who are living presently can also apply for Addhar.The Aadhar card doesnot have validity.Some of states like Andhrapradesh,Telangana linked aadhar to ration cards to avoid duplicate ration cards. Nowadays, a number of government services and schemes require an Aadhaar number for registration and verification purposes,so Aadhar is an an important document. Steps for linking Aadhar with pan By online
Inorder to link pand card with Aadhar First yo have to register in E-filing portal https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/home ,Click on Link aadhar At top you have register link,click on that and fill basic details,registration form,Registration verification,Rgistration succesfull.After completion of registration ,You have to login,your pan will be your user id,password and dateof birth. After login you have to follow the below steps. Step 1:Click on profile settings on menu bar,In that click on Link Aadhar. Step 2:Add the required details like name, DOB and gender as per pan details after Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar card number and verify captcha and Click On Link Aadhaar. Step 3: Finally a popup window will display as your Aadhaar card has been successfully linked to your PAN card. Steps for linking Aadhar with pan By sms
You can link your Pan with Aadhar by sending simply and sms Send SMS to 567678 or 56161 from your registered mobile number in the following format: UIDPAN<12 Digit Aadhaar><10 Digit PAN> For E.g. UIDPAN 123456789000 EPOPE1234E Steps for linking Aadhar with pan By paper mode
Go to designated PAN centre and fill the form which is given by them and ay minimal fee. Submit Copy of PAN card, Aadhaar card. Importance of linking Aadhar with pan
1.Avoidance of Taxfiling:By linking aadhar and pancards,Government will have Address of entity or indivual, Because Aadhar have a valid address on aadhar card.Government will record every transactions of entity or individual. 2.Avoidance of multiple pan crads:So many people applying multiple pancards ,they may be lack of awareness or fake pancards,If we link Aadhar with pan we can avoid multiple pan cards creation.