PAN will be disabled if not linked
The Central Government has passed Section 234H added to the Income Tax Act 1961 under the Finance Bill 2021. It was passed in the Lok Sabha on 23 March. Under Section 234H, if you do not link your Aadhaar with PAN by the last date fixed by the government, then you will be fined a maximum of Rs 1,000. If you are not able to do so by the last date, then your PAN will be deactivated.
1. Method of linking PAN to Aadhaar through income tax website>> First go to the Income Tax website
>> Enter the name, PAN number and Aadhaar number given in the Aadhaar card
>> In the Aadhaar card, just tick the square when the year of birth is Mentioned
>> Now enter captcha code
>> Now click on the link Aadhaar button
>> Your PAN will be linked to Aadhaar.
2. Method of linking PAN to Aadhaar by sending SMS
For this, you have to type on your phone- UIDPAN, after this, write a 12-digit Aadhaar number and then a 10-digit PAN number. Now send the message mentioned in step 1 to 567678 or 56161.
3. How to make passive PAN operative
Let me tell you, passive PAN card can be operative. For this, you have to do an SMS. After entering the 12-digit PAN number from your registered mobile, you will have to enter a 10-digit Aadhaar number and SMS 567678 or 56161 after entering the message box.
Check as to whether PAN is linked to Aadhar or not
>> Go to the website of Income Tax Department www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in.
>> Go to the link base on the Quick Links tab and check your status.
>> To check the status, fill the information of Aadhaar and PAN card.
>> Now click on the view link Aadhaar Status.
>> Now you will know whether your Aadhaar is linked with PAN card or not.
Address via SMS
You can also know the status of your PAN Aadhaar through SMS. For this, you have to SMS 567678 or 56161 to one of these two numbers. You have to write UIDPAN 12 digit Aadhaar number by writing a 10 digit PAN number.