Many PAN cards will stop working from 1 April. Not only this, if you try to turn it back on again, you will also have to pay a fine.
The current financial year is going to end. In this financial year, now only 4 days are left banky. The financial year 2021-22 will start from April 1 and many rules will be changed in the new fiscal year. 31 March is the last date to complete some important works. The most important of these is the PAN-Aadhaar Link. If not done, then your PAN card will be inoperative from April 1.
Not only does the financial year change from March 31, but many rules and laws also change from this day. There is going to be a big change on the PAN card also from 31 March. Actually, from April 1, many PAN cards will stop working. Not only this, if you try to turn it back on again, you will also have to pay a fine. In such a situation, you have to take care of many things, otherwise your PAN card can also stop working.
In such a situation, you know in which case the PAN card can be closed and what you have to do if you want the PAN card not to be deactivated. Actually, it has become necessary to link PAN card to Aadhaar card. The government had made it mandatory to link it long ago, although its last date was constantly moving forward. Now its last date has been fixed as 31 March and this time will not be extended till 31 March, in this case it is necessary to link the Aadhaar-PAN card before 31 March. So if your Aadhar card and PAN card are not linked, then you should link it as soon as possible.
However, there are many people who do not know whether their PAN card is linked to Aadhaar or not. In such a situation, every PAN card holder should check whether their PAN card is linked to Aadhaar card or not. This will make it clear to you whether their card is linked or not and if there is no link then you can also link it in time. Know how you can check PAN-Aadhaar link.
How to check if Aadhaar card is linked or not
In this case, you can find it by giving 2 minutes and if the Aadhaar link is not there, you can link it by going to the official website. To find out whether there is an Aadhaar link or not, one must first go to the official website or you can directly click on this link and go directly to the page where you have to know about the PAN-Aadhaar link. After filling the information here, you will get it confirmed. For not doing so
How to do the link?
If you know that your Aadhar card is not linked to PAN card, then you can link it yourself through online. Go to the official website of the Income Tax Department incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in. Here you will see the option of Link Aadhaar. Click on it. Then enter your PAN number, Aadhaar number, your name in the box below. Look at the captcha code carefully and fill in the box. After filling all the boxes, click on Link Aadhar.
Also read- ICICI Bank issued an alert for customers before March 31, why it is necessary to do this work with Aadhaar-PAN card.