Sunday, February 3, 2013

What is the PAN Card or Permanent Account Number used by the Income Tax in India

PAN card stands for Permanent Account Number.PAN card is required for any kind of financial transactions in India.

PAN card includes 10-digit unique alphanumeric number(called as PAN Number),Complete Name, DOB, Father's name,photograph and the signature of the individual.

PAN card is issued by Government of India(Income Tax Department).
PAN card basically used for banking transactions and Income Tax purposes. It can be used for identity proof.PAN card is mandatory while filing ITR.

PAN Number is 10 -digit alphanumeric number that has first 5 characters are letter, next 4 are number and last character is letter.
For applying the PAN card please visit NSDL website -

Click here to check PAN Card application status online

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