How to link PAN Card Number with Aadhar Card/UIDAI Number by SMS and Online

How to link PAN Number with Aadhar Card? How to file ITR using PAN integration with Aadhar | Link Aadhar yo PAN | link aadhaar to pan | aadhar link to pan and many such questions will be answered here. Indian Government has made it a compulsion to link PAN number with UIDAI Aadhar Card on or before 31st July 2017. Procedure to apply for ITR is going to be bit different this time. In case you have a UIDAI card then you need to integrate it with PAN and mention the same during ITR process.

In this article we are going to explain 2 ways to integrate PAN to Aadhar. One is through simple mobile message and other is through web portal. You are suggested to have this integration completed if you want to complete a hassle free income tax return process this year.

Link Aadhar Card with PAN Number using Mobile SMS

Follow below steps:
  • Type message in format UIDPAN< 12 digit Aadhaar>< 10 digit PAN>
  • Send it to 567678 or 56161
  • Complete next steps as displayed on screen
This is how simple you can link your pan details with uidai aadhar card by sending simple message from your mobile phone. You don't need to have registered mobile number (issued on your name or anything like) to get this integration done. Only thing you need to care about is your PAN and Aadhar Card numbers. Make sure you have sent correct numbers using given format.

Link Aadhar Card with PAN Number using Mobile Online

Income Tax Office has provided the provision to link both details online as well. They have launched a setup on their official portal. Best thing about it is ease of application. In order to keep the process hassle free they have not made it necessary to get registered (or any other such formality) before linking both numbers. Please follow below steps to link your adhar number with PAN card:
ITR Homepage
ITR Homepage
  • Check for first option in left menu which reads "Link Aadhar" to open below page
Link Aadhar Card to PAN Number
Link Aadhar Card to PAN Number
  • Fill in all the columns and select "Link Aadhar" button
  • That's it! Your aadhar card will not be linked to PAN card
In case you are already registered with ITR website then you can avail the same option either through left bar (steps already explained above) or through the "profile" tab of your account. If everything is successful and as per expectation then you will get below message confirmation message:
Aadhar Card Linked with PAN Number
Aadhar Card Linked with PAN Number
If you don;t have the Aadhar number yet then you are requested to apply for it as soon as possible and use acknowledgment number till that time (you can still link both numbers through acknowledgment number issued at time of registration).

What is Aadhar Card is not linked to PAN Number till 30th June 2017?

Although no clear instructions about what to do if someone miss the chance to link aadhar card with PAN till 30th June are mentioned. However after the given date you will probably have to come up with additional approval from government officials (or the timeline might be increased as well).

Do I need to link PAN and Aadhar even if I apply for ITR on or before 30th June 2017?

No, you do not need to link both the systems in this case.

Documents required for linking PAN with Aadhar

Please do not worry about documents part. You don't need to carry/upload any document for linking uidai with PAN. Simply fill in pan and adhar numbers along with basic details like name, captcha etc. That's it, you don't need to upload any other document after this.

Please let us know if you have any questions.