Quick Answer: What Happens If Aadhar Not Linked With Pan?

If you miss the deadline, your PAN card might become “inoperative” from 2020.

The income tax department had issued a statement on Twitter last week reminding taxpayers that the last date to link your PAN with Aadhaar is December 31, 2019.

According to a report, the PAN-Aadhaar linking rule is also mandatory for NRIs..

Is my pan linked to Aadhaar?

As per Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act, it is mandatory to quote your Aadhaar number while applying for a new PAN and also while filing ITR. … As per this section, if your PAN is not linked with Aadhaar by a date to be notified by the government then it would be deemed to become invalid.

But in case you are an NRI (non-resident Indian) looking to link your Aadhaar card, you need not worry. As per the government criteria, NRIs do not have to link their Aadhaar for banking, mobile, PAN and other services. Aadhaar is only for residents of India. NRIs are not eligible to get Aadhaar.

Also from April 1, 2019 it has become mandatory to quote and link Aadhaar number while filing income tax returns unless specifically exempted. According to chartered accountants, an individual cannot file his/her ITR without linking the two first. Here is how you can link your PAN with Aadhaar.

Linking your PAN card with Aadhaar is compulsory if you want to file your income tax return. Section 139 AA (2) of the Income Tax Act says that every person having PAN as on July 1, 2017, and is eligible to obtain Aadhaar, must intimate his Aadhaar number to tax authorities.