PAN to become inoperative after 31 March if not linked with Aadhaar, says Income Tax dept; 17.58 crore PANs at risk
Permanent Account Number (PAN) will become inoperative if it is not linked with Aadhaar by 31 March, 2020, the Income Tax department has said
Govt extends deadline for PAN-Aadhaar linking till 30 September; quoting biometric ID while filing I-T returns mandatory from 1 April
The government Sunday extended the deadline for linking PAN with biometric ID Aadhaar by 6 months till 30 September, an official statement said
PAN Card-Aadhaar Card Link, last day today: Here is how you can connect PAN card with Aadhaar through sms, online
Last month, the Supreme Court had said that linkage of PAN with Aadhaar was mandatory for filing of Income Tax returns.
Pan Card-Aadhaar Card Link: Two days left for tax payers to complete procedure to get seamless services online
The apex court had in September last year declared the Centre's flagship Aadhaar scheme as constitutionally valid but struck down some of its provisions.
The Virtual ID, which would be a random 16-digit number, together with biometrics of the user would give any authorised agency like a mobile company, limited details like name, address and photograph, which are enough for any verification
The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its interim order for tomorrow on a batch of pleas seeking a stay on the government's decision of mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various welfare schemes