There are many methods of linking PAN with Aadhaar available for taxpayers to get it done without any trouble.
- For Registered Users of Income Tax Department’s Tax e-filing Website: Sometimes, PAN number can be linked by itself with Aadhaar Cards based on the taxpayer’s previous e-filing records. Else, the user has to log in to the e-filing portal (www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in) and complete Aadhaar-PAN linking procedure by accessing Profile Settings >> Link Aadhaar. With the same process, the taxpayer can check if the Aadhaar-PAN linking already completed.
- For Non-Registered Users:
Users, who are not registered in Tax Department’s e-filing portal can choose any of these options to complete Aadhaar-PAN linking:
- Link Aadhaar’ Link:-
User can access this link given in Income Tax Department’s e-filing portal’s Home Page menu and complete the Aadhaar - PAN linking procedure.
- Through SMS: Taxpayer can complete Aadhaar-PAN linking by sending SMS to PAN Service Providers, such as NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure/UTI Infrastructure Technology and Services Limited (UTIITL). Send SMS to 567678/56161 with the text message of the form:
- By Manual Linking: A taxpayer has to contact the PAN Service Provider, such as, NSDL/UTIITSL, where ‘Annexure-I’ is to be filled attached with copies of PAN card and Aadhaar card as proofs to complete the manual linking process. This method is a paid service unlike online option.