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You'll be fined Rs. 10,000, if you give wrong PAN

10 Nov 2019

You'll be fined Rs. 10,000, if you give wrong PAN

You need to be extra careful while filling your Permanent Account Number (PAN), as even a minor error in spelling out the ten-digit alphanumeric identity could cost you as much as Rs. 10,000.

Now, apply for instant e-PAN using Aadhaar. Here's how

05 Nov 2019

Now, apply for instant e-PAN using Aadhaar. Here's how

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, ten-digit alphanumeric identity issued by the Income Tax department to all taxpaying entities in India.

Don't have PAN? You can use these two documents, instead

30 Oct 2019

Don't have PAN? You can use these two documents, instead

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, ten-digit alphanumeric identity issued by the Income Tax Department to all taxpayers in India.

Benefits and procedure of linking PAN and Aadhaar

28 Oct 2019

Benefits and procedure of linking PAN and Aadhaar

December 31, 2019 is the last date to link your PAN with Aadhaar. Earlier, this deadline was September 30.

Here's how NRIs can apply for PAN in India

24 Oct 2019

Here's how NRIs can apply for PAN in India

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, ten-digit alphanumeric identity issued by the Income Tax Department to all tax-paying individuals and organizations in India.

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 check if your PAN is linked with Aadhaar

02 Mar 2019

How to check if your PAN is linked with Aadhaar

The Supreme Court has clarified that linking your Permanent Account Number (PAN) with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing Income Tax returns.

Here's how you can store your Aadhaar card in DigiLocker

17 Feb 2019

Here's how you can store your Aadhaar card in DigiLocker

DigiLocker is an online, cloud-based service that was launched by the government as part of its Digital India campaign for storage, issuance, and verification of important documents, in a safe and convenient manner.

How to check if your PAN is linked with Aadhaar

16 Feb 2019

How to check if your PAN is linked with Aadhaar

The Supreme Court has clarified that linking your Permanent Account Number (PAN) with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing Income Tax returns.

Aadhaar-PAN linkage now mandatory for filing I-T returns: Procedure here

07 Feb 2019

Aadhaar-PAN linkage now mandatory for filing I-T returns: Procedure here

Brushing off much confusion, the Supreme Court has clarified that linking your Aadhaar with Permanent Account Number (PAN) is mandatory for filing Income Tax returns.

Important changes in 2019 every Indian should be aware of

02 Jan 2019

Important changes in 2019 every Indian should be aware of

The New Year 2019 is finally here and it is now time to know what changes this year brings to our lives.

#FinancialBytes: Important financial deadlines to watch out for in 2019

02 Jan 2019

#FinancialBytes: Important financial deadlines to watch out for in 2019

Staying on top of key financial deadlines is essential to avoid penalties and have an organized financial life.

#FinancialBytes: Important financial deadlines to watch out for in 2019

15 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: Important financial deadlines to watch out for in 2019

Staying on top of key financial deadlines is essential to avoid penalties and have an organized financial life.

Two cases under which banks might ask for your Aadhaar

05 Nov 2018

Two cases under which banks might ask for your Aadhaar

The Supreme Court, on September 26, struck down Section 57 of Aadhaar Act in addition to some provisions relating to the authentication of Aadhaar.

How to link your Aadhaar with PAN, online and offline

02 Nov 2018

How to link your Aadhaar with PAN, online and offline

The Supreme Court, on September 26, struck down some provisions relating to the authentication of Aadhaar, and the Section 57 of Aadhaar Act.

Aadhaar: How to verify mobile number and retrieve lost UID

22 Aug 2018

Aadhaar: How to verify mobile number and retrieve lost UID

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which issues Aadhaar cards to the citizens of India, offers a number of allied services like online correction and updating the details in users' Aadhaar cards.

This is how you can apply for an Aadhaar card

31 Jul 2018

This is how you can apply for an Aadhaar card

Aadhaar card is one the most important documents that each and every Indian citizen should have.

How to check your Aadhaar enrolment/update status

18 Jul 2018

How to check your Aadhaar enrolment/update status

With more and more government services requiring your Aadhaar ID, getting an Aadhaar number has virtually become mandatory.

Fifth extension: Deadline to link Aadhaar-PAN pushed till March'19

01 Jul 2018

Fifth extension: Deadline to link Aadhaar-PAN pushed till March'19

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Saturday extended the deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar till March 31, 2019, making it the fifth such extension by the government.

Despite relief from SC, Aadhaar still mandatory for income-tax returns

22 Mar 2018

Despite relief from SC, Aadhaar still mandatory for income-tax returns

It has been 10 days since the SC indefinitely extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar to various services, but the Income Tax (I-T) website continues to grossly violate laws.

Despite SC-order, Aadhaar still mandatory for certain services: UIDAI CEO

16 Mar 2018

Despite SC-order, Aadhaar still mandatory for certain services: UIDAI CEO

The SC's interim order on the Aadhaar deadline might not mean relief for everyone. In an interview with HT, UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey clarified several issues.

SC indefinitely extends March 31 deadline for mandatory Aadhaar

13 Mar 2018

SC indefinitely extends March 31 deadline for mandatory Aadhaar

The SC has indefinitely extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar to various schemes till it pronounces its verdict on the ongoing case.

What happens if you don't link your Aadhaar by deadline?

11 Mar 2018

What happens if you don't link your Aadhaar by deadline?

While the challenge to the constitutionality of Aadhaar is still on in the Supreme Court, it's unlikely that we'll hear a verdict before March 31. Incidentally, that is the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to various services, including mobile numbers and bank accounts.

Open to extending Aadhaar linking deadline: Center

07 Mar 2018

Open to extending Aadhaar linking deadline: Center

As the debate over mandatory Aadhaar rages on, the Center has informed the SC that it is open to extending the deadline for linking it to various schemes beyond March 31.

Aadhaar helped cancel three crore fake, duplicate ration cards: Ministry

27 Feb 2018

Aadhaar helped cancel three crore fake, duplicate ration cards: Ministry

The Union Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on Monday said that during the three years of NDA government, at least three crore fake and duplicate ration cards were canceled.

Lost your Aadhaar Card? Here's how you can retrieve details

13 Jan 2018

Lost your Aadhaar Card? Here's how you can retrieve details

With the Aadhaar card becoming mandatory for several essential tasks like filing of income tax returns or applying for a permanent account number (PAN), the importance of Aadhaar in today's India is undoubtedly on the rise.

Here's how to link Aadhaar with SIM from your home

03 Jan 2018

Here's how to link Aadhaar with SIM from your home

The process for linking Aadhaar to SIM is now ongoing, and the deadline is March 31.

Future of Aadhaar: How will 2018 turn out for Aadhaar?

01 Jan 2018

Future of Aadhaar: How will 2018 turn out for Aadhaar?

The government has lately been obsessed with Aadhaar; it made mandatory the linking of Aadhaar with various schemes and services.

Should Aadhaar-linking be mandatory? Chidambaram, Narayana Murthy argue

23 Dec 2017

Should Aadhaar-linking be mandatory? Chidambaram, Narayana Murthy argue

Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy and former finance minister P Chidambaram had an argument at IIT-Bombay yesterday over linking Aadhaar to welfare schemes.

Aadhaar now needed for availing food under National Nutrition Mission

22 Dec 2017

Aadhaar now needed for availing food under National Nutrition Mission

The scope of Aadhaar has been extended more. The ID will now be required for children accessing food under the National Nutrition Mission.

No proposal to link Aadhaar to property, says govt

19 Dec 2017

No proposal to link Aadhaar to property, says govt

A month after MoS Housing Hardeep Puri hinted that Aadhaar would be linked to property transactions, the government claimed in the Parliament there's no such proposal under consideration.

European Court judgement to be cited against Aadhaar

17 Dec 2017

European Court judgement to be cited against Aadhaar

Lawyers for the petitioners who have challenged Aadhaar are likely to cite a landmark judgement of the European Court to the Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court who are examining the constitutionality of Aadhaar.

SC extends Aadhaar-linking deadline to all services to March 31

15 Dec 2017

SC extends Aadhaar-linking deadline to all services to March 31

The SC has extended the deadline for linking of Aadhaar to all government schemes till March 31, a week after the Center said it is willing to make the change.

Aadhaar-SIM linking deadline may get extended to March'18

14 Dec 2017

Aadhaar-SIM linking deadline may get extended to March'18

After extending the deadlines for linking PAN and bank accounts to Aadhaar, the Centre has requested the SC to allow the same for mobile-Aadhaar linking too.

Centre takes back December 31 deadline for Aadhaar-bank account linking

13 Dec 2017

Centre takes back December 31 deadline for Aadhaar-bank account linking

The Centre has revoked the December 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts. The new deadline is March 31, 2018, or six months from the date of commencement of the account, whichever is later.

Colleges to the help of students who don't have Aadhaar

11 Dec 2017

Colleges to the help of students who don't have Aadhaar

Online application for JEE 2018 opened ten days ago. Aadhaar is compulsory while applying.

How to ensure that your Aadhaar is not being misused

10 Dec 2017

How to ensure that your Aadhaar is not being misused

The Centre has mandated Aadhaar for authentication to avail a lot of services even as many flagged concerns over privacy and misuse of Aadhaar.

Aadhaar-SIM linking: Can do it at home using OTP-based system

09 Dec 2017

Aadhaar-SIM linking: Can do it at home using OTP-based system

If you haven't linked your Aadhaar and SIM yet, you can soon do that sitting at home, thanks to a new OTP-based system being rolled out on 1 January.

Centre extends date for Aadhaar-PAN linking to March 31

08 Dec 2017

Centre extends date for Aadhaar-PAN linking to March 31

A day after submitting to the SC that it will extend the deadlines for Aadhaar, the Centre has confirmed the last date for Aadhaar-PAN linking is now March 31.

Centre to extend deadline for mandatory Aadhaar-linking to March 31

07 Dec 2017

Centre to extend deadline for mandatory Aadhaar-linking to March 31

The Centre has told the SC that it will extend the deadline for linking Aadhaar to various schemes, including bank accounts, to March 31, 2018.