What is Aadhaar?
Aadhaar is a biometric authentication issued by the UIDAI
What is PAN?
PAN is a 10-digit alphanumeric number allotted by the I-T department to individuals and entities.
Here’s How to Check If Your PAN card is Linked With Aadhaar card Online
Visit — https://pan.utiitsl.com/panaadhaarlink/forms/pan.html/panaadhaar. You can also paste this url in your Google Chrome address bar. Enter your pan number, date of birth, and captcha code. Now click on the submit option. Your status of Aadhaar and PAN card linking will appear on the screen.
Step by Step Guide to Check if Your PAN card is linked with Aadhaar card via SMS.
You can also check the linking of your PAN card with your Aadhaar card through the Income Tax Department’s SMS facility. First of all, Open your SMS application. Then Type UIDPAN and Send this to 567678 or 56161. Soon, you will receive a message with a text reading ‘Aadhaar…is already associated with PAN..in ITD database. Thank you for using our services.’ If you have not linked your Aadhaar and PAN card, then it will notify you that ‘Aadhaar…is not associated with PAN..in ITD database.’
Aadhaar and PAN Link After March 2022 Penalty Fee:
If you are linking your Aadhaar with PAN after the due date(March 31 2022) you will have to pay fine. If the Aadhaar link with PAN was done between April 01, 2022 and June 30, 2022: You would have paid Rs 500 as a fine. If the Aadhaar link with PAN is being done between July 01, 2022 and March 31, 2023: You will have to pay Rs 1,000 as a fine.