Below mentioned is the procedure to link your PAN Card with Aadhaar Card part of the government’s drive to root out corruption it has been made mandatory to link your PAN with your Aadhaar card. It has come to the notice of the government that there are many individuals within the country having multiple PAN cards in their possession which is being leveraged to evade taxes. The linking process will be a powerful step in curbing this action.
In order for taxpayers to link their PAN and Aadhaar cards together, they will have to first register themselves on the government’s Income Tax e-Filing portal. Once that is done, they have to follow the steps given below:
One must Log into the e-Filing portal of the Income Tax Department of India www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in by entering the login credentials such as log-in ID and password along with their date of birth.
After having put up the details, you will need to put in a codeAfter logging into the website, a window will pop up requesting you to link your PAN and Aadhaar cards together.If that does not happen then you might want to go to the profile settings section and click on the “Link Adhaar” button.
Type in the details such as your name, gender and date of birth. It will have been already mentioned by you during your registration on the portal.
Now, Verify the details given on screen with the ones that are mentioned on your Aadhaar card.If the details are a match then enter your Aadhaar card number and go click on the “link now” button to link up.
At this point you will get the message displayed on your screen that your Aadhaar card has been successfully linked to your PAN card.