31 March date of linking pan with Aadhaar: the key things to know

If you have not linked PAN or a permanent account number to Aadhaar (unique identification number), you will have to do it by the end of the month. The tax assessor must link the two identification numbers: PAN 10 digits and Aadhaar 12 digits by 31 March 2019 according to the Revenue Department. The taxpayer has time and warns the tax assessor again about the due date to link Aadhaar and PAN. Aadhaar and PAN's link number will be required for filing income tax returns (ITR), Aadhaar's mandatory link. And PAN are used for PAN holders who want to submit income tax returns according to the IRS website - incometaxindia.gov.in

Aadhaar card numbers can be linked to PAN online card numbers through the e-filing portal of the Revenue Department. (incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in) as specified In order to do this, users need to click on the "Aadhaar link" option on the portal home page to continue.

On the following page, users can submit a request to link two identification numbers by entering details such as the full name along with PAN and Aadhaar.

Tax Return (ITR)

A person can also submit a request to link the Aadhaar number to PAN while submitting an income tax return (ITR) online (e-filing). The e-filing link according to the Revenue Department is available on the NSDL website (tin-nsdl.com) and UTIITSL (utiitsl.com) as well as an e-filing income tax portal


PAN can be linked to the Aadhaar number (UID) via SMS. To link both via this SMS facility, users must send SMS to 567678 or 56161 in the following format according to the IRS website: