Aadhaar card together with Permanent Account Number (PAN) card is compulsory to be filed and processed according to Income Tax Returns (ITR). You can apply for a new PAN card, and avail of several subsidies from both the State and the Central Governments. This stands the same in the cases of bank transactions of and above Rs. 50,000. The Court also extended the last date for applying till 31st March 2021 after which the PAN card shall become inoperative if not linked with the Aadhar number. For the new applicants of PAN card, the Aadhaar number gets interlinked automatically in the procedure. The ones already filing Income Tax Returns in the previous assessment years have higher chances of getting their PAN linked with Aadhar in cases one mentions/provides it to the Income Tax Department.

Link Online

  • On the left-hand side of the website, in the “Quick Links” section, find the “Link Aadhaar” option and click on it.
  • On the next page, fill out the required details such as PAN card number, Aadhaar number, and provide the exact name used in the Aadhaar card.
  • In the event, if only the date of birth is mentioned in the Aadhaar card, click the checkbox to mark a tick. Ignore if not applicable.
  • Don’t forget to tick the next criteria, “I agree to validate my Aadhaar details with UIDAI’’.
  • In the event, if only the date of birth is mentioned in the Aadhaar card, click the checkbox to mark a tick. Ignore if not applicable.
  • For proper verification, a “Captcha Code” is provided, type the code in the box placed right below the picture.
  • Visually challenged users can avoid the Captcha code and apply for OTP by clicking on the square which comes with the “Request Captcha” option.
  • After the completion of the verification process, it is advisable to recheck the details before clicking on the “Link Aadhaar” option at the end of the form.
  • As the website loads successfully, a pop-up message will appear showing the completion status of your linked Aadhaar with a PAN card.


Through SMS

Using the mobile one can link their Aadhaar number with their PAN cards in the following methods:

  • In the messaging app, type the message in the following format
  • UIDPAN <12 digit aadhaar number> <10 digit PAN number>
  • The next thing to do is send the message to any one of the two numbers officially provided by the Government 567678 or 56161 from the registered mobile number (one associated with Aadhaar or PAN cards).
  • For an instance, if your Aadhaar number is 123456789000 and your PAN card number is ABCDE1234F, you will be required to type UIDPAN 123456789000 ABCDE1234F and send it to the given numbers.

Get Pan Card Within 10 Minute

A Permanent Account Number (PAN) is issued instantly in just 10 minutes in PDF format to the candidate.

Step 1 Visit the e-filing portal, https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/e-PAN/

Step 2 Click on the ‘Ínstant PAN through Aadhaar’, 

select ‘Get New PAN’. 

Step 3 You will be asked for an Aadhaar number 

Step 4 An OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number 

Step 5 After the validation of OTP, an e-PAN will be issued to you.