Since the UIDAI launched Aadhaar, it has been much easier for Aadhaar card users to apply for various services such as establishing a bank account, acquiring a driving license, applying for a passport, and so on. The Aadhaar number may be used many times to identify and prove identification via electronic means, making the entire application process quicker. Similarly, an Aadhaar number may be used to apply for a PAN Card. The following are the procedures you must do in order to obtain a PAN card via Aadhaar:
Steps to Get a PAN Card through Aadhar Card
Go to UTI Infrastructure and Technology Services Limited’s official website and look for the PAN card application page. You may also go to https://www.utiitsl.com/UTIITSL SITE/pan/#one.
Once there, click the ‘Apply as an Indian Citizen/NRI’ option.
When you click on this link, you will be given four alternatives. Click on the ‘Aadhaar-based e-Sign OR Aadhaar Holders!’ link. Apply with the e-KYC option.’ When you click on this link, you will be taken to another page where you may fill out Form 49A online and e-Sign it with your Aadhaar number. To apply for a PAN card, you must complete Form 49A. You may also get the PAN card form online by visiting the following link: https://www.myutiitsl.com/PAN ONLINE/PANApp?DSCApp=Y
Select the box for ‘Aadhaar holders!’ at the top of the page. Click here to select the Aadhaar-based e-KYC option.’ If you check that option, your PAN card form will be digitally signed using Aadhaar-based eSign. If you are applying for a PAN card as an individual, set the Status of the Applicant to Individual.
The application fee for this is Rs. 115.95.
After you’ve chosen the Aadhaar eSign option, you can start filling out the form. The following information must be entered into the form:
- Personal information such as complete name, name on the card, date of birth, gender, parent information, and so on.
- Contact information, including phone number and email address Aadhaar number, is required by Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act, which compels persons to provide their Aadhaar number at the time of application.
- Earnings Source.
- Choose Capacity in the box that says ‘You thus declare that whatever is mentioned above is true in the capacity of’.
You must choose and submit the appropriate document for the following:
- Identity Proof
- Address Proof
- Date of Birth Proof
Because you choose Aadhaar-based e-KYC, the document you must attach for Identity Proof, Address Proof, and Date of Birth is your Aadhaar Card by default.
After you’ve entered all of the necessary information, double-check it. After you’ve double-checked your form, click the ‘Submit’ button at the bottom of the page. You will be issued an application number after successfully completing your form, which you may use to monitor your PAN card application.
Steps to Check PAN Status
You may check the status of your PAN Card application online at either UTIITSL or NSDL’s official websites by following the steps outlined below:
Step 1: Go to https://www.trackpan.utiitsl.com/PANONLINE/#forward for the first step.
Step 2: Enter the discount code from your application.
Step 3: Enter your 10-digit PAN Number if you forgot your PAN Application Coupon Number.
Step 4: Enter the date of birth/incorporation/agreement, for example.
Step 5: For PAN Card Transaction Status, enter the ‘Captcha Code’
Step 6: Finally, press the ‘Submit’ button.
Step 7: The transaction status of your PAN Card will be displayed on the screen.
Documents Required for Instant PAN Card through Aadhar:
There are no papers necessary to apply for a PAN Card using your Aadhaar Card because all of your information will be validated immediately.
Q1. How long would it take for me to obtain my PAN Card?
You will obtain your PAN Card within 15 working days after submitting your PAN Card application.
Q2. What does the phrase ‘Application is being sent’ indicate in PAN Card Status?
If the status of your PAN Card is ‘Application is inwarded,’ it implies that the Department of Income Tax has processed your application.
Q3. Is the e-PAN Card the same as the traditional PAN Card?
The topic of whether the e-PAN is similarly legitimate is sometimes raised, however, according to the latest guidelines of the Income Tax Department of India, the e-PAN is comparable to a laminated PAN Card.
Q4. Is it necessary to link a PAN to an Aadhaar card?
Yes, you must connect your PAN Card by March 31, 2021, otherwise, your PAN Card will become inoperative.
Q5. Will all updates about my PAN Card be forwarded to my email and cellphone number?
Yes, any changes on your PAN Card will be sent to your registered email address and cell number.
Q6. Can I apply for a PAN card with Aadhar?
Step 1: Go to the IT department’s official e-filing home website (https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/home). Step 2: Under the ‘Quick Links’ area of the homepage, click on the ‘Instant PAN through Aadhaar’ option to be sent to the instant PAN allotment portal.
Q7. How many days does it take to receive the PAN Card after submitting the application?
After the application is filed, it takes around 15 working days to get the PAN Card. If you have not received your PAN Card within the specified time limit, you can follow the status of your application by entering a 15-digit acknowledgement number.