The government has made provisions for applicants to apply for PAN through the Income Tax PAN Services Unit of NSDL. Follow these easy steps to apply for a PAN online:
- Open the NSDL site https://www.onlineservices.nsdl.com/paam/endUserRegisterContact.html to apply for a new PAN.
- Select the Application type – New PAN for Indian citizens, foreign citizens or for change/correction in existing PAN data.
- Select your category – individual, associations of persons, body of individuals, etc.
- Fill in all the required details like name, date of birth, email address and your mobile number in the form.
- On submitting the form, you will get a message regarding the next step.
- Click on the “Continue with the PAN Application Form” button.
- You will be redirected to the new page where you have to submit your digital e-KYC.
- Now enter your personal details in the next part of the form.
- In the next part of the form, enter your contact and other details.
- Enter your area code, AO Type and other details in this part of the form. You can also find these details in the tab below
- The last part of the form is the document submission and declaration.
- You will get to see your complete form to make corrections, if any. If you do not want to make any changes, click Proceed button.
- You will be redirected to the payment section where you have to make payment either through demand draft or through netbanking/debit/credit card.
- Once you make the payment, you will get the acknowledge form with the 16 digit acknowledgement slip.
- Take a print of this acknowledgement form.
- Attach two recent passport size photographs sign in the space provided on the acknowledgment form.
- Enclose all the documents (self-attested) mentioned in the form along with Demand draft (if payment was not done online) and acknowledgement form.
- Post the envelope containing all these documents to the NSDL address mentioned below-Income Tax PAN Services Unit,
NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited,
5th floor, Mantri Sterling, Plot No. 341,
Survey No. 997/8, Model Colony,
Near Deep Bungalow Chowk, Pune – 411016
- Don’t forget to label the envelope as ‘APPLICATION FOR PAN— N-Acknowledgement Number’.
- You will receive the email on receipt of application.