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All you need to know about linking your Aadhaar Card with PAN

All you need to know about linking your Aadhaar Card with PAN

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The government has made it mandatory to link existing Aadhaar numbers with PAN of taxpayers with effect from July 1. (You can link your Aadhaar card with PAN by visiting the official website of Income Tax Department of India at www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in) Amending income tax rules and notifying the same, the government has made quoting of the 12-digit biometric Aadhaar or the enrolment ID a must at the time of application of permanent account number (PAN). Finance minister Arun Jaitley through an amendment to tax proposals in the Finance Bill for 2017-18 had made Aadhaar mandatory for filing income tax returns and provided for linking of PAN with Aadhaar to check tax evasion through use of multiple PAN cards. The revenue department said “every person who has been allotted PA