5 Key Facts to Know About Aadhaar PAN Linking

Aadhaar PAN linking refers to the process of linking an individual's Aadhaar number with their PAN (Permanent Account Number) for income tax purposes.

The Indian government made it mandatory for individuals to link their Aadhaar and PAN in 2017 as a measure to reduce tax evasion and increase transparency.

– The deadline for linking Aadhaar and PAN has been extended several times, with the most recent deadline being 30 June 2023.

– Linking Aadhaar and PAN is a simple process that can be done online through the Income Tax Department's website or offline by filling out a form and submitting it to the relevant authorities.

– It is important to link Aadhaar and PAN to avoid penalties or other legal consequences. Not linking the two can result in the invalidation of one's PAN or even cancellation of their income tax returns.

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