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#ThatWas2019: Here's a review of 2019's landmark Supreme Court judgments

30 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Here's a review of 2019's landmark Supreme Court judgments

2019 has been quite the year: Narendra Modi returned to power, Jammu and Kashmir had its special status stripped, and the students of Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia triggered a nationwide movement like the Opposition never could.

Do NRIs need to link their PAN with Aadhaar?

12 Sep 2019

Do NRIs need to link their PAN with Aadhaar?

According to government's notification, it is mandatory to link PAN and Aadhaar latest by September 30, 2019, or your PAN might become invalid.

Need to update/change Aadhaar details? Here's how to book appointment

05 Sep 2019

Need to update/change Aadhaar details? Here's how to book appointment

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has set up several Aadhaar Seva Kendras (ASKs) in many cities across the country.

Automatic PAN generation for taxpayers using Aadhaar to file ITR

04 Sep 2019

Automatic PAN generation for taxpayers using Aadhaar to file ITR

The Income Tax department will now issue a Permanent Account Number (PAN) to taxpayers using their Aadhaar number to file Income Tax returns, as a new method to link the two databases.

mAadhaar app: Key features, how to download/use, and more

28 Aug 2019

mAadhaar app: Key features, how to download/use, and more

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Want to secure Aadhaar? Here's how to lock/unlock its data

26 Aug 2019

Want to secure Aadhaar? Here's how to lock/unlock its data

In a bid to enhance security of users' biometric data, and prevent potential misuse of sensitive personal information, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) launched a service, by which users can "lock/unlock" their biometrics.

Aadhaar-PAN linkage: Status, deadline, procedure, and other details

17 Aug 2019

Aadhaar-PAN linkage: Status, deadline, procedure, and other details

If your PAN is not linked with Aadhaar, it might get deactivated soon.

How to quote your Aadhaar number in Income Tax return

03 Aug 2019

How to quote your Aadhaar number in Income Tax return

August 31, 2019 is the last date to file your Income Tax return for FY 2018-19.

Protect your Aadhaar data: Here's how to lock/unlock Aadhaar number

02 Aug 2019

Protect your Aadhaar data: Here's how to lock/unlock Aadhaar number

In a bid to strengthen the privacy and security of Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has introduced a feature that enables users to lock/unlock their Aadhaar number.

Income Tax: How salaried individuals can file their I-T return

28 Jul 2019

Income Tax: How salaried individuals can file their I-T return

August 31, 2019 is the last date to file Income Tax return for FY 2018-19.

How to update address and other details in PAN card

25 Jul 2019

How to update address and other details 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.

Last date to file Income-Tax return extended to August 31

23 Jul 2019

Last date to file Income-Tax return extended to August 31

In what would come as a relief for taxpayers, the Income Tax department has extended the last date to file I-T returns for FY 2018-19 by one month to August 31.

#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

23 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: How to check your Income Tax refund status online

Once you are done with the filing and verification of your I-T returns, you can easily keep track of the refund status.

#FinancialBytes: Applying for PAN? Know these points

22 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Applying for PAN? Know these points

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, 10-digit alphanumeric identity allotted to the taxpayers in India by the Income Tax department.

#FinancialBytes: Step-by-step guide to file ITR-1

19 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Step-by-step guide to file ITR-1

July 31, 2019 is the last date to file Income Tax return for FY 2018-19.

Name mismatch in Aadhaar and PAN? Here's how to rectify

18 Jul 2019

Name mismatch in Aadhaar and PAN? Here's how to rectify

If your PAN is not linked with Aadhaar latest by August 31, it might get deactivated.

#FinancialBytes: Now, use Aadhaar instead of PAN for these transactions

17 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Now, use Aadhaar instead of PAN for these transactions

Earlier this month, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her and the new Central government's first budget.

PAN not linked with Aadhaar? It will soon get deactivated

12 Jul 2019

PAN not linked with Aadhaar? It will soon get deactivated

If your PAN is not linked with Aadhaar, it might get deactivated soon.

Now, get an e-PAN within 10 minutes: Here's how

10 Jul 2019

Now, get an e-PAN within 10 minutes: Here's how

In a bid to make it easier and faster to get new Permanent Account Number (PAN) card, the Income Tax department has come up with a plan, under which e-PAN (electronic PAN) cards shall be allotted to applicants instantly, ie. within 10 minutes.

Don't have PAN? Now, use Aadhaar to file Income-Tax returns

08 Jul 2019

Don't have PAN? Now, use Aadhaar to file Income-Tax returns

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday, presented her and the new Central government's first budget.

Soon, update Aadhaar, PAN at airports and railway stations

02 Jul 2019

Soon, update Aadhaar, PAN at airports and railway stations

In a bid to improve public convenience in urban areas, the government plans to set up new Common Service Centers (CSCs) at post offices, airports, railway stations and urban slums.

All you need to know about Aadhaar Paperless Offline e-KYC

23 Jun 2019

All you need to know about Aadhaar Paperless Offline e-KYC

With so many government welfare schemes linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Aadhaar not mandatory for opening bank accounts, mobile connections

13 Jun 2019

Aadhaar not mandatory for opening bank accounts, mobile connections

On Wednesday, the Union Cabinet approved the Aadhaar Amendment Bill which will act as an amendment to the Aadhaar Act 2016, and will replace an earlier ordinance issued in March, 2019.

Here's how to link your Aadhaar card with Driving license

12 Jun 2019

Here's how to link your Aadhaar card with Driving license

With so many government services linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

How to update Date of Birth on your Aadhaar card

08 Jun 2019

How to update Date of Birth on your Aadhaar card

With so many government services linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold. Thus, having correct and updated information in the UIDAI database becomes vital.

How to get an Aadhaar card franchise

06 Jun 2019

How to get an Aadhaar card franchise

Did you know you can open an Aadhaar Enrolment Center?

Here's how you can change your Aadhaar photograph

04 Jun 2019

Here's how you can change your Aadhaar photograph

With so many government services linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Here's how you can lock/unlock your Aadhaar number

03 Jun 2019

Here's how you can lock/unlock your Aadhaar number

In a bid to further strengthen the privacy and security of Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has introduced a new feature that enables users to lock/unlock their Aadhaar number.

Now, banks can use Aadhaar for KYC verification: Details here

01 Jun 2019

Now, banks can use Aadhaar for KYC verification: Details here

Banks are now allowed to use Aadhaar as proof for Know Your Customer (KYC) verification, upon getting consent from the customer, according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

All the questions around Aadhaar, answered

31 May 2019

All the questions around Aadhaar, answered

Lately, there has been a lot of confusion about the status of Aadhaar card as a valid document proof.

Here's how you can update Aadhaar address without valid address-proof

30 May 2019

Here's how you can update Aadhaar address without valid address-proof

With so many government welfare-schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Here's how to download Aadhaar using your Aadhaar-registered mobile number

28 May 2019

Here's how to download Aadhaar using your Aadhaar-registered mobile number

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold. Also, a vital proof of identity, it can come handy anywhere and anytime.

Error in your Aadhaar card? Here's how to rectify it

18 May 2019

Error in your Aadhaar card? Here's how to rectify it

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Not using your Aadhaar card? It might get deactivated

12 May 2019

Not using your Aadhaar card? It might get deactivated

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Here's how you can check your Aadhaar authentication history

07 May 2019

Here's how you can check your Aadhaar authentication history

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold. Also, a vital proof of identity, it can come handy anywhere and anytime.

Now, Aadhaar not needed to get SIM card! Details here

28 Apr 2019

Now, Aadhaar not needed to get SIM card! Details here

Following the September 26, 2018 Supreme court verdict relating to Aadhaar authentication, the government has revamped the digital KYC norms.

Five ways to link your Aadhaar with bank account

26 Apr 2019

Five ways to link your Aadhaar with bank account

The process to link your Aadhaar card with bank account is simple and quite similar for most of the banks.

How to upload Aadhaar, PAN, and other documents on DigiLocker

19 Apr 2019

How to upload Aadhaar, PAN, and other documents on DigiLocker

We know how important it is to safeguard documents like Aadhaar, PAN, Driving license etc. But don't worry, DigiLocker can assist you with that.

Here's what you will need to get/update Aadhaar card

17 Apr 2019

Here's what you will need to get/update Aadhaar card

With so many government welfare-schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

Here's how you can reprint your Aadhaar card online

15 Apr 2019

Here's how you can reprint your Aadhaar card online

With so many government welfare-schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.