The last date for linking Aadhaar with PAN has been extended to 30th June 2020 from 31st March 2021 which was set earlier. So you have still chance to Link your Aadhar with PAN to avoid any penalty in future. The penalty after 30th June will be Rs.1000/- as per reliable sources. So, if you haven’t done that yet, do complete the process and avoid any penalty.
Here is the process of linking Aadhar with PAN.
Online Linking of Aadhaar Number and PAN
Online linking of Aadhaar number with PAN can be done by logging on to the income tax e-filing portal. There are two ways of doing it on the income tax portal.
1. Without logging in to your account (2 step procedure)
Step 1: Go to www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and click on the link on the left pane – Link Aadhaar
Step 2: Enter the following details:
PAN, Aadhaar no, and Name as exactly specified on the Aadhaar card. After entering the details click on submit. Post verification from UIDAI the linking will be confirmed.
2. Logging in to your account
Step 1: Register yourself at the income tax e filing portal, if you are not already registered.
Step 2: Log in to the e-Filing portal of the Income Tax Department by entering the login ID, password and date of birth
Step 3: After logging in to the site, a pop up window will appear prompting you to link your PAN card with Aadhaar card. If you don’t see the popup, go to blue tab on the top bar named ‘Profile Settings’ and click on ‘Link Aadhaar’.
Step 4: Details such as name, date of birth and gender will already be mentioned as per the details submitted at the time of registration on the e-Filing portal. Verify the details on screen with the ones mentioned on your Aadhaar card.
Step 5: If the details match, enter your Aadhaar number and captcha code and click on the “Link now” button.
Step 6: A pop-up message will inform you that your Aadhaar number has been successfully linked to your PAN card.