With effect from April 8, 2012, PAN applications are required to be furnished in the new forms prescribed by ITD.
- Indian citizens will have to submit their Application for allotment of new PAN in revised Form 49A only.
- Foreign citizens will have to submit their Application for allotment of new PAN in newly notified Form 49AA only.
With effect from April 1, 2012, fees for PAN application has changed to 96. (For dispatch outside India 962).
Following forms have been notified by ITD (w. e. f. April 8, 2012) for submitting applications for allotment of new PAN. The new form is simple then earlier form 49A and easy to fill. The form also has column to fill AADHAAR number for the applicants who already own UID.
FORM 49AA: – To be filled by foreign citizens.
2. Application for new PAN Card or/and Changes or Corrections in PAN Data: – Those who have already obtained the PAN and wish to obtain the new PAN card or want to make some changes / corrections in their PAN data, are required to submit their applications in the following form prescribed by ITD:
REQUEST FOR NEW PAN CARD OR/AND CHANGES OR CORRECTION IN PAN DATA: – The same form can be used by Indian as well as foreign citizens.
A new PAN card bearing the same PAN but updated information is issued to applicant in such case.
Status Track through SMS
The applicants may track the status of their application using 15 digit unique Acknowledgment Number after three days of application using the status track facility. Alternatively, applicant may call TIN Call Centre on 020 2721 8080 to enquire about the status of application. The status of the PAN application can also be tracked by sending an SMS – NSDLPAN < your 15 digit acknowledgement number > to 57575.
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