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Government extends last date for Aadhaar-PAN linking by 6 months

The Government on Sunday extended the last date for linking Permanent Account Number (PAN) with biometric ID Aadhaar till September 30.

Mar 31, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

New ITR rule: Now Transgenders to be recognised as independent gender category in PAN form

Till now, only male and female gender categories were available to be chosen on the PAN application form.

Apr 11, 2018, 11:43 AM IST

300% jump in PAN applications post demonetisation: CBDT

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra said while there were around 2.5 lakh PAN applications per month earlier, after the Centre announced to scrap high value currency notes in November last year, the number rose to 7.5 lakh.

Nov 14, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

Soon, Aadhaar may be made mandatory for buying shares and mutual funds

The move is aimed at curbing sharp practices such as conversion of black money into white through the stock market.

Aug 10, 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Over 11.44 lakh 'fake, duplicate' PANs deactivated: Government

More than 11.44 lakh permanent account numbers (PANs) were deleted or de-activated in cases where multiple PANs were found allotted to one person, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.

Aug 02, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

Aadhaar mandatory for social schemes? Supreme Court ruling to come today

The Supreme Court on Friday is likely to pass an order whether or not Aadhaar Card is mandatory for availing government social benefit schemes.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Sebi to accept e-PAN card for Know Your Customer purpose

In a major revamp, Sebi in 2014 had released norms that had clubbed different categories of foreign investors into a new class called FPIs.


Jun 30, 2017, 19:24 PM IST

Supreme Court reserves verdict on linking Aadhar with PAN

The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on linking of Aadhaar with PAN card, even as the court was told that it was a "draconian" provision and must go.

May 04, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Govt's stand on Aadhaar for PAN in conflict with UIDAI: SC told

The government's decision to make Aadhaar mandatory for PAN number on Wednesday came under sharp attack in the Supreme Court, with the antagonists asserting that the move would "dilute civil liberties and dominate the citizens."

May 03, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

SC to resume hearing on plea against linking Aadhaar with PAN cards on May 2nd

The AG, top law officer representing the Central government, will argue on the issue of Aadhar on the point of Section 139AA, inserted in the Income Tax Act under the Finance Act, 2017.

Apr 28, 2017, 09:42 AM IST

Govt plans making Aadhaar compulsory for filings under Companies Act

The government plans to make Aadhaar compulsory for regulatory filings made by key managerial personnel and directors under the Companies Act so as to weed out bogus entities.

Apr 13, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

CBDT introduces e-PAN, issues PAN within a day!

The Income Tax department on Tuesday said it has issued Permanent Account Number (PAN) within a day to 19,704 newly incorporated companies till March 31, 2017.

Apr 11, 2017, 15:07 PM IST

Now, link Aadhaar with PAN through ID proof scan, OTP

Individuals struggling to link their Permanent Account Number with Aadhaar because of differently spelt names can now simply upload a scanned copy of PAN to get the work done.

Apr 09, 2017, 13:40 PM IST

Banks get time till June 30 to obtain PAN from account holders

The tax department had in January asked banks, post offices and cooperative banks to document PAN or declaration of Form 60 received from account holders and maintain all records for transactions under Rule 114B of I-T Act.

Apr 07, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Aadhaar can't be made mandatory for availing benefits under social welfare schemes: Supreme Court to Govt

In a setback to the Centre, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the government cannot make Aadhaar mandatory for extending benefits of its welfare schemes.

Mar 27, 2017, 11:32 AM IST

I-T dept app to track refunds; plans issuing PAN in real time

The I-T department has developed a mobile app for paying taxes and tracking refunds and is considering issuing PANs on real time basis using Aadhaar biometric.

Mar 10, 2017, 19:06 PM IST

PAN card must for all bank account holders by February 28

In yet another to fight against black money and tax evasion, the government has notified that all individuals having bank accounts will have to update their PAN or Form-60 if PAN not available by February 28, 2017.

Jan 08, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

New PAN rule hits sales of luxury items

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The store owners of luxury goods are observing dampened sales due to the implementation of new PAN rule.

Jun 22, 2016, 16:24 PM IST

Income Tax department gets new tech tool to identify, kill duplicate PAN

After years of labour, the IncomeTax department has finally got a new technology tool to checkthe menace of duplicate PAN cards which also allows the taxmanto 'kill' the second one

Mar 20, 2016, 15:40 PM IST

Meet India's youngest PAN card holder - 5-day-old Ashi

Ashi, born only five days ago in Bihar, has become the youngest PAN card holder in the country, her father said on Thursday.

Mar 10, 2016, 15:19 PM IST