Here's how you can update address in PAN card
Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, 10-digit alphanumeric identity allotted to all taxpayers in India by the Income Tax department. It is essential for undergoing various financial transactions such as receiving taxable salaries/professional fees, sale or purchase of assets, trading of mutual funds, etc. It also serves as an important identity proof. Here's how you can update your PAN card address, other details.
Procedure to update address in PAN card
Although your PAN card does not feature your residential-address, it might be helpful to keep it up to date. To update your PAN card address, get Form 49A, fill it up, attach necessary documents, and submit at your nearest NSDL TIN-facilitation center or PAN center.
How to update other PAN card details, online
To update other PAN details online, follow these steps: Firstly, log on to the official online PAN application portal. Under the 'Application Type' drop-down menu, click on 'Changes or correction in existing PAN data' link. Select relevant 'Category.' Following this, enter all the necessary details, upload required documents, make payment, and you're done.
Documents needed to make changes in PAN data
Documents required to make changes in your PAN card, online, are: 1) A proof of identity such as Aadhaar card/Ration card/Passport, 2) One proof of address, such as DL/Voter's ID card/Passport, and 3) A DoB proof such as Matriculation certificate/Birth Certificate/Aadhaar card/Passport etc.