Delhi: As we all Know, now one can easily file income tax returns online, following this to make the process more concise the income tax department has launched an e-facility to link Aadhaar with the Permanent Account Number (PAN) on Thursday.
The department’s e-filing website has created a New Link on its homepage making it “easy” to link the two unique identities of a person.
The link requires a person to enter his PAN number, Aadhaar number and the “same name as mentioned in the Aadhaar card”.
“After verification from the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India), the linking will be confirmed. If in case of any minor mismatch in Aadhaar name provided, Aadhaar OTP will be required, the department said.
Make sure details should be exactly same in PAN and Aadhaar. Anyone can avail this to link their Aadhaar with PAN and without login or being registered on e-filing website of the I-T department.
The last date to file ITRs for AY2017-18 is 31 July 2017.