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Assam woman produces 15 documents to prove she's Indian; fails

19 Feb 2020

Assam woman produces 15 documents to prove she's Indian; fails

In what has widely been viewed as a precursor to the dangers of a nationwide National Register of Citizens exercise, a 50-year-old woman in Assam lost the battle to prove her citizenship, despite producing 15 documents.

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

15 Dec 2019

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

Starting today, the government has enforced the system of electronic toll collection on national highways using FASTags.

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.

Here's how Aadhaar can come handy in emergency situations

15 Oct 2019

Here's how Aadhaar can come handy in emergency situations

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

Deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar extended to December 31

28 Sep 2019

Deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar extended to December 31

The deadline to link Permanent Account Number (PAN) with Aadhaar has been extended by three months to December 31, 2019 according to an official notification released by the Ministry of Finance today. Earlier, this deadline was September 30.

Now, NRIs can apply for Aadhaar without 182-day wait period

24 Sep 2019

Now, NRIs can apply for Aadhaar without 182-day wait period

Non-resident Indians (NRIs), holding a valid Indian passport, can now apply for Aadhaar on arrival, according to a government notification.

PAN card with QR code: All you need to know

23 Aug 2019

PAN card with QR code: All you need to know

According to Income Tax (I-T) Act rules, it is illegal to hold more than one PAN card.

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.

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.

#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.

You may be fined Rs. 10,000 for entering wrong Aadhaar

14 Jul 2019

You may be fined Rs. 10,000 for entering wrong Aadhaar

Banks and other institutions will soon make upgrades to allow people to quote India's national biometric ID (Aadhaar) for high-value transactions in place of the permanent account number (PAN).

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.

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.

Applying for PAN card offline? Avoid these mistakes

01 May 2019

Applying for PAN card offline? Avoid these mistakes

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

#FinancialBytes: 5 lesser-known facts about PAN card everyone should know

28 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 lesser-known facts about PAN card everyone should know

The Permanent Account Number (PAN) card has become one of the most essential documents to have.

UMANG app: Services offered, and how to register

21 Apr 2019

UMANG app: Services offered, and how to register

UMANG (Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance) is a mobile app launched by the government to let users access a wide range of government services, right from their smartphones.

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.

Mismatch in PAN and Income-Tax portal? Here's what to do

09 Apr 2019

Mismatch in PAN and Income-Tax portal? Here's what to do

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

Here's how you can update address in PAN card

08 Apr 2019

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.

#FinancialBytes: Mistakes to avoid while filing income tax returns (ITRs)

07 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: Mistakes to avoid while filing income tax returns (ITRs)

Filing income tax returns (ITRs) on time every year is very important. However, the process of filing income tax returns can be daunting for many individuals.

#FinancialBytes: How to apply for PAN card online

03 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: How to apply for PAN card online

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

Deadline to link Aadhaar with PAN extended by six months

01 Apr 2019

Deadline to link Aadhaar with PAN extended by six months

The Central government has extended the deadline to link Aadhaar with PAN by six months, to September 30, 2019. The previous deadline to link the two IDs was March 31.

Today is last date to link Aadhaar with PAN

31 Mar 2019

Today is last date to link Aadhaar with PAN

Today is the last date to link your Aadhaar with PAN.

JEE Main April 2019: Important instructions candidates must follow

31 Mar 2019

JEE Main April 2019: Important instructions candidates must follow

The National Testing Agency (NTA), which is conducting the JEE Main test, has released an advisory for candidates appearing for the entrance exam in April.

#FinancialBytes: 5 lesser-known facts about PAN card everyone should know

30 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 lesser-known facts about PAN card everyone should know

The Permanent Account Number (PAN) card has become one of the most essential documents to have.

Haven't linked Aadhaar and PAN yet? Do it now!

29 Mar 2019

Haven't linked Aadhaar and PAN yet? Do it now!

The Income Tax Department has been urging all taxpayers to link their Aadhaar with PAN for a long time now.

Can fraudsters access your bank-account linked with lost Aadhaar card?

26 Mar 2019

Can fraudsters access your bank-account linked with lost Aadhaar card?

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

Link your Aadhaar with PAN today: Income Tax Department

22 Mar 2019

Link your Aadhaar with PAN today: Income Tax Department

The Income Tax Department has again urged all taxpayers to immediately link their Aadhaar with PAN.

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

21 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

Two of the most important documents for taxpayers and tax-collectors in India are the Permanent Account Number (PAN) and the Tax Deduction and Collection Account Number (TAN).