Today is the last date to link your Aadhaar PAN online. Income Tax Department of India has made Aadhaar and PAN linking mandatory. This rule falls under Section 139 AA(2) of Income Tax Act. It says every individual who have a PAN card and have an Aadhaar Card, must give their PAN card number to Income Tax Department of India. Moreover, they can do so by linking these two cards together.
One who doesn’t link their PAN and Aadhaar will not able to file IT return for the assessment year 2019-20. Moreover, Income Tax Department of India will also block their PAN Card. Therefore, if you haven’t linked your Aadhaar and PAN with each other, then you PAN Card will be invalid after 31-03-2019.
Now, In recent days we link so much of card data with each other that we forget Did we link our Aadhaar with PAN or not. So, those of you who wants to know whether their Aadhaar and PAN link with each other can repeat the steps I mention below.
How to Check whether your Aadhaar and PAN are linked with each other?
All you have to do is go to this link
https://www1.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/e-FilingGS/Services/AadhaarPreloginStatus.html, there a page open where you have to feed PAN and Aadhaar number. Then, Click on View Link Aadhaar Status.
Then, you will see a page that displays whether you PAN and Aadhar links with each other or not.
How to Link Aadhaar and PAN via Income Tax Department official website?
To Link Aadhaar and PAN with each other first visit this link:
Next, A page open where you have to fill up all your details like PAN, Aadhaar Number, Name as per Aadhaar, and Captcha.
One you fill up all the details correctly, then click on the Link Aadhaar Button.
This way you could link your Aadhaar and PAN online.
There is one more way by which you could link your Aadhaar and PAN.
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How to link Aadhaar and PAN by sending a SMS?
IT Department of India links Aadhaar and PAN by sending a SMS.
All you have to is send an SMS to 567678 or 56161 in the following format UIDPAN<12-Digit-Aadhaar><10-Digit-PAN>
A user will get a prompt of linking Aadhaar and PAN with each while filing IT Return too.
So, Today is the last day, then, what are you waiting for link your Aadhaar and PAN so that your PAN will not became invalid.