Aadhaar-PAN linking: How you can activate inoperative PAN

The final day for linking PAN with biometric Aadhaar on paying a late price of 1,000 was June 30, 2023. Taxpayers who haven’t linked the 2 by this date won’t be able to avail sure companies associated to revenue tax.

From July 1, 2023, PAN will turn out to be inoperative for people who’ve didn’t hyperlink it with Aadhaar and TDS (tax deducted at supply) and TCS (tax collected at supply)  might be deducted at the next charge.

As per Revenue-tax Act, 1961, it’s necessary for all PAN holders, who don’t fall underneath the exempt class, to hyperlink their PAN with Aadhaar. 

A taxpayer can activate his/her PAN after fee of the penalty. This course of may be finished on the Nationwide Securities Depository Restricted (NSDL) portal by paying the quantity underneath Challan No. ITNS 280 with Main head 0021 (Revenue Tax Apart from Corporations) and Minor head 500 (Different Receipts).

Though it’s attainable to file revenue tax returns (ITRs) with out linking PAN with biometric Aadhaar, however the revenue tax division won’t course of the ITR till the 2 are linked.

On Friday, the revenue tax division stated it should “duly think about” instances the place linking of PAN with Aadhaar is but to occur regardless of people giving their consent and having paid the price.

In a tweet, the revenue tax division had stated situations have come to note the place PAN holders have confronted problem in downloading the challan after fee of a price for Aadhaar-PAN linking.

“On this regard, it’s to learn that the standing of challan fee could also be checked within the ‘e-pay tax’ tab of the portal after login. If fee is profitable, then PAN holder can proceed to hyperlink PAN with Aadhaar,” it had stated.

“In instances the place price fee and consent for linking have been acquired, however linking has not been finished until 30.06.2023, such instances might be duly thought of by the Division,” it had stated. 


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Up to date: 03 Jul 2023, 07:17 PM IST