New Design of PAN Card with Aadhaar No, Effective from 10-01-2017

New design of PAN card with Aadhaar no is going to be effective from 10-01-2017. Recently NSDL has issued a circular for new design of PAN card effective from 10th January 2017. From now onwards your Aadhaar number and QR Code will be added in your new PAN card. This has made the paperless PAN application process more clear. Let’s see what exactly the circular says and how would the new PAN card with Aadhaar no. look like.

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Circular on New Design of PAN Card with Aadhaar No

NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited
PAN Services

Circular No.: NSDL/TIN/12017/001

January 10, 2017

Subject: New design of PAN card

All TEN-FCs & PAN Centres are hereby informed that the Income Tax Department (ETD) has prescribed certain changes in the existing design of the PAN Card. Accordingly, with effect from January 1, 2017, PAN cards are being printed as per the new design specifications approved by ITD.

Specimen of the PAN card as per new design is as under:

New Design of PAN Card with Aadhaar No

New features Added in PAN Card:

(i) Quick Response (QR) code having details of the PAN applicant is printed on PAN card for enabling verification of the PAN Card;

(ii) Legends have been incorporated for particulars Name, father’s, and date of birth fields. Position of PAN & signature has been changed.

(iii) Position of PAN & signature has been changed.

All TIN-FCs and PAN Centres are advised to take note of the above and advise applicants in the events of queries received from the applicants.

For and on behalf of

NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure limited
Mantu Prasad
Senior Manager

Digitally signed by PRASAD MANTU

Date: 2017.01.10 16:02 :46. IST

Encl.: a/a

You can check more details for new design of PAN card with QR code in their official site.

Paperless PAN Application (e-sign PAN Card)

Just follow the below simple steps to apply for PAN card with Aadhaar based e-signatures

  • Firt of all visit the NSDL Site
  • Select the form 49A from the drop down list
  • Choose the appropriate category and fill the aplicant details
  • Read all the instructions carefully before proceeding
  • Tick the option “For Paperless PAN Application”
  • Upload your scanned documents, Photo, Signature
  • Click on Submit to complete the process

The new process ensures paperless PAN card will make the application process hassle free along and also link PAN with Aadhar. Aadhaar PAN seeding will help to curb the problem of duplicate PAN card issue to a large extent. So what do you think about the new design of PAN card with Aadhaar number?

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