How to Verify PAN Card Data by PAN Number

Verify your PAN Card Data by PAN

Requirements for Verifying PAN using PAN Number

The first point to start with before initiating for verification process of PAN Number is that foremost one must check that the card holder’s card must compulsorily contain 10 character long alphanumerical PAN – Permanent Account Number, specifically consisting of first five characters as alphabet followed by four numeric digits and last character should be an alphabet.

All the alphabets must necessarily be in capital letters. For example – ABIMM8737K. For verification of PAN, Income Tax Department of India has facility available on the website of the Income Tax department. The link Click Here can be used to visit it.

Procedure for verification of PAN by PAN Number

PAN can be known online by visiting the mentioned link and filling out the mandatary details. For verification, individual can simply fill in his PAN Number, followed by entering the correct Captcha Code as mentioned or displayed in the provided image on the screen.

And when the PAN holder click on Submit button, he is provided with all details of PAN Data including First Name, Middle Name, Surname, Father’s Name and Date of Birth, along with details of his Assessing Officer according to jurisdiction (ITO) on the computer screen.

Verification of PAN Details and ITO by PAN Number

In order to improve PAN and services related to it, the Income Tax department has authorized UTI Infrastructure Technology and Services Limited (UTIITSL) and National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) to set up and manage PAN Service Centers in all cities or towns where there is an Income Tax office. Both provide PAN related services.

These two PAN Service providers verify the documents submitted, digitize the PAN application form and upload the data on the Server of the Income Tax Department, which allots the PAN. Once a PAN is allotted, the PAN Service provider prints the PAN Card and sends it through post/courier at the address mentioned in the PAN application form.

UTIITSL and NSDL are having PAN Service Centers and TIN Facilitation Centers at various places in all major cities of India. Complete list of these centers, along with their address, phone numbers and other related details can be obtained from the website of the Income Tax Department (

As already mentioned, one can verify the details of PAN Card holder by just filling the PAN Number and necessary captcha. In case of a lost PAN Card Data, details of the Card holder may be found this way.

The details printed on PAN Card at times might be different from the actual data in database of Income Tax Department as Income Tax Department provides a provision to allow individual to optionally have different name on PAN Card and therefore, even PAN Card holder may not be knowing about perfect details of his PAN Card as per Income Tax Department Data base.

ITO details can be easily checked along with other details of PAN Card when PAN is entered for verification or when we try to access the ‘Know your PAN’ option provided on the Directorate of Income Tax website.

Defect in PAN Card Application by NSDL

Pan Application Defect Letter By Nsdl

An applicant is issued a letter for verification as well as for removal of defect data filled in Reprint PAN CARD Application or Correction PAN Application. The verification and removal of the defects can be done by the applicant online and offline too. If he/she have not yet received the hard copy of letter in mail or by post, please don’t wait for it but to download the letter online by going through the given link –

From the above mentioned link download the letter and send the RETURN SLIP. In the RETURN SLIP select the suitable choices/options by ticking. The applicant is supposed to make his/her signature at the address given here-in-after.

But in case if any applicant opt for any correction as per ITD data base, he/she will have to send copies of all respective valid IDS with his/her Return Slip. The Return Slip and the valid ID’s should match exactly with the required data in the database otherwise the request will not be granted.

If the Name, Father’s name, Address and DOB filled in the application for correction in the pan card is / are a mismatch with the respective ID proof, then it will be treated as a defective application. Name mentioned should exactly (100%) match with the valid ID proof without any difference even of a single alphabet or even gap between two words of the name.

If Ration Card (without photo) / Other Documents are sent by applicant for the pan card purpose with application and if these are not valid Photo ID proof, applicant should provide some other valid Photo ID proof to the TIN-FC or service provider even later on. You may please visit for valid Id proofs website, to check the list of valid Personal Photo ID Proof.

If there is any case of problem in Id and the applicant just want a reprint of his/her Id, he/she will have to select option A. After selecting it he/she will have to just sign it and send it by registered post without enclosing any document at the following address :-

Income tax PAN Services Unit, managed By NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Ltd, fifth floor, Mantri Sterling,  Plot No. 341, Survey No. 997/8,  Model Colony, Near Deep Bungalow Chowk, Pune – 411 016

The above address id for mailing the form of the applicant after selecting option A to get a reprint of the applicant’s Id if there is any problem with the Id.

If the applicant does not get any result with the above procedure, he/she may also send such return slip by changing / selecting other options also but as early as possible and for that please go on watching your PAN STATUS through

The applicant may also send the providers the scanned copy of ‘RETURN SLIP with copies of Ids if any’ by email if he/she wants any help and support in this regard and the providers will also try their best to get cleared your application through respective TIN-FC.

Changes in PAN Card Application | ID Proofs Sent with Return Slip | NSDL Rejected Documents

This article covers the details about NSDL Rejected Documents and ID Proofs Sent with Return Slip.

ID Proofs Sent with Return Slip | NSDL Rejected Documents

Reprint PAN Card

In case if any applicant wants to do changes in his Application form of Pan Card, wants to reprint his Pan Card, wants to do inquiry of Transaction Status, wants to keep a check on Status Track for PAN application or wants to generate a new Pan card, then in this case he is issued with an application form for changes and for verification of data online as well as offline.

NSDL also provides forms for new Pan Card. For applying for new one it is necessary that the applicant has never applied for a Pan card and it has never be allotted to him/her. For checking the allotment the applicant can visit Income Tax Department (ITD) and can check whether a PAN has been allotted to him or not.

For reprint of PAN card, in order to fill the form the applicant must not mark on any check boxes by his own, box for item no. 7 will be marked by default and will be updated in ITD records.

For changes or correction in PAN the records in IDT are updated by filling the application form for this valid IDs are required, this application can be filled only when PAN has already been allotted. For tracking status for PAN application the 15 digit unique acknowledgement number is required.

After replying for the defect memo by sending RETURN SLIP with it the applicant needs to send copies of all respective valid IDs which should match with the data entered. The slip should be sent after marking and selecting all options along with signature at address block. In case if a person has not received his RETURN SLIP, then he need to download it from the Mail Box.

But in case if the applicant again opt for any correction as per ITD data base, he/she will have to send copies of all respective valid IDs with your Return Slip which should match exactly with the required data.

If problem occurs in case of Id and an applicant needs only reprint of the application form, then he/she needs to select option A and then sign ion the form and then send it to the given address without enclosing any document with it.

INCOME TAX PAN SERVICES UNIT (Managed By NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited), Mantri Sterling, 5th floor, Plot No. 341, Survey No. 997/8, Model Colony, Near Deep Bungalow Chowk, Pune – 411 016.

In case if no results are generated then the applicant need to send Return Slip to the address by transforming other options quickly and the applicant also check Pan Status on our website – and trace the application form.

In case if more help and support in this respect is needed, the applicant can also send scanned copy of ‘RETURN SLIP’ with copies of Ids if by email to the service provider who may also help to get clear the application through respective TIN-FC.

Verify PAN Card | Status PAN Card

What is the Difference Between VERIFY PAN / STATUS PAN

Are ‘Verify PAN’ and ‘Status PAN’ the same thing or there is difference between these two terms.

The term ‘Verify PAN’ means verification of PAN Data including Name of Pan Card Holder and PAN Number of Pan Card Holder whereas ‘Status PAN’ means to know about the Status of Pan Application thus, the two terms differ from each other in following manner.

  1. No verification of PAN can be made before the allotment of PAN Number but after the generation of PAN application, Status of the PAN application starts and the applicant can check the status using receipt number.
  2. Once the applicant has received the Pan Card, search of ‘Status PAN’ ends while ‘Verification of PAN’ starts after allotment of PAN Number and it ends never.
  3. To search for the ‘Status of PAN’ it is considered to search it using Receipt / Acknowledgement, Coupon Number of Pan Application while in case of ‘Verification of Pan’ it is made by using Name or Pan Number of Pan card Holder.
  4. For verifying PAN by Date of Birth of pan card holder or by Name of Pan Card Holder, is mandatory while in case of Status pan Date of Birth has no role.
  5. After delivery of Pan card the process of Pan Status ends as no need to track the status now whereas ‘Verification of PAN Data’ is always on and it can be done any time and as many times as needed by using name or number of pan card.

Verify Pan Card Status

Who Can/ Should Verify PAN Status

Pan Card applicant applying for new Pan Card or reprint or for reissuing of Pan Card is issued a 15 digit unique acknowledgement number or receipt. Thus each applicant can verify his/her application online and can trace it.

When the Pan Card Status should be checked by any individual

An applicant can verify status after 5 days from the day of generation of acknowledgment number.

Status track:

For tracking the status of the application form of any applicant an application status form can be filled which consists of application type, applicant’s details including name and date of birth and also the acknowledgment number generated for the PAN card. For this, firstly select the type of application whether it is for new pan card for any correction in PAN card details or for reprint of PAN card, then type 15 digit acknowledgement number and then click on submit button to get the Status update.


Any applicant can verify the PAN Data and Pan Card Details by the PAN Number of relevant person and the pan data can be verified by Name of applicable person. So, pan card can be verified using Pan No. or by using name. The third parties can also verify the PAN data and details of the card holder and can know with whom the person is going to make monetary transactions and the data is open to all.

How to Verify PAN Card By Name


Know PAN Number by Name

Verify PAN card by Name

By using the PAN Verification facility, an applicant can verify the Permanent Account Number (PAN). This facility is referred to as “PAN Verification” or “Know Your PAN”. Using this facility the Pan of individual as well as of firms and companies can be verified.

In case if a person doesn’t have his PAN Number, then also he can verify his Pan Number by just filling his Last Name / Surname and Date of Birth as minimum requirement but for perfect results, one should have more details including his/her father’s name.

In case if multiple results are there for Surname & Date Of Birth in first round, one will have to fill father’s detail in second round but if there are multiple results of only Last Name then verification can’t be made using father’s name.

The user should pay attention that in case of single word name of any individual and in case of  name of companies, Partnership Firm, LLP, HUF, AOP etc., their full name is treated as last name and the date of registration or Creation of companies, Partnership Firm, LLP, HUF, AOP etc. will be treated as its Date Of Birth.

For verifying PAN Number by Name following procedure and requirements are used:

  1. The minimum requirements are:
  • Last Name or the Surname of the applicant who’s PAN is to be verified.
  • Date of Birth of the applicant
  • It is optional to fill the First name and Middle name

If there are Multiple Results then more details are required for better results.

  • In requires full Name including First Name, Middle Name, Last Name or Surname of such.
  • Date of Birth of applicant.
  • Complete Father’s Name with First Name, Middle Name, Last Name and to mention First Name and Last Name is necessary.
  • In case of single word, means only the last name of father, verification can’t be made in case of multiple results in first round.

Submission of form

After providing the details in the form, a verification code appears on the screen which is to be entered and then the request submitted by clicking on “Submit” button. After clicking the PAN verification request will be submitted automatically. If the details provided in the system matches with the database of the Income-tax Department, the PAN number linked with the respective details will be displayed on the screen along with the name and jurisdiction of the PAN card holder. The status of the PAN, i.e., whether it is in active state or not will also be displayed on the screen.

In case when applicant need to verify using Pan Number it can easily be done by filling PAN name in three fields first name, middle name and last name (mandatory). If only one field is provided in name field then only last name/surname is to be filled. In case of an individual fifth digit represent surname of the pan holder. In other case it represents first name of the pan card holder.

List of All types of Identity Proofs Required for Individual PAN Card


PAN Card or Permanent Account Number is one of the Most Important Important Document for the Identification of a Tax Payer in India. It is a 10 Letter Unique Alpha Numeric Code issued under the Income Tax Act of 1961.

For Issuing a PAN Card it requires various types of Identity Proofs, Given below are the list of all types of Proofs which are useful for Identity Proofs, Address Proof, Date of Birth Proofs.

Document / Copy of For Identity Proof For Address Proof For Date of Birth Proof
1 Passport YES YES YES
2 Driving License YES YES YES
3 Elector’s Photo Identity Card YES YES NO
4 Aadhar Card YES YES NO
5 Certificate of Identity in original signed by M.P.,/ MLA/ Municipal Councillor/ Gazetted Officer (Annexure-A) YES YES NO
6 Ration Card having photograph of the applicant himself YES NO NO
7 Arm’s License YES NO NO
8 Photo Id Card (Central / State Govt., Public Sector Undertaking YES NO NO
9 Pensioner Card having photograph of the applicant himself YES NO NO
10 Central Government Health Scheme Card or Ex-service men Contributory Heath Scheme photo card YES NO NO
11 Bank certificate in original on letter head from the
branch containing duly attested photograph and bank
account number of the applicant
12 Domicile Certificate ( Mool Niwas Pramanpatra ) NO YES YES
13 Electricity Bill (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
14 Landline Telephone / Broadband Connection bill (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
15 Water Bill (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
16 Gas Connection Card or book or Piped Gas Bill (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
17 Bank Account Statement (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
18 Depository Account Statement (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
19 Credit Card Statement (Not more than 3 months old) NO YES NO
20 Post Office Passbook having address of the applicant NO YES NO
21 Passport of the Spouse (Husband / wife) NO YES NO
22 Allotment letter of accommodation issued by the Central/ State Govt. of not more than 3 years old NO YES NO
23 Property Registration Document NO YES NO
24 Employer’s Certificate in original in prescribed format. NO YES NO
25 Latest Property tax assessment order NO YES NO
26 Birth Certificate (may be obtained from local bodies) NO NO YES
27 Pension Payment Order NO NO YES
28 Marriage Certificate NO NO YES
29 Matriculation Certificate NO NO YES
30 Affidavit sworn before a Magistrate of any rank /catagory NO NO YES

Kindly Note: Kindly Take care that your ID Proofs for Photo ID, Date of Birth or Address Proof all your details should be the same, Like Name, Father’s Name.

PAN Card Tracking | Income Tax Pan Card Status

For the brand new PAN applications, and so as to track your PAN Card details, the legislature propelled a remarkable application over the web. The administration site is planned by NSDL for the following and status administration. The administrations at this site are completely free and kept up by the administration official itself.

All that you require for the suitable sort of PAN Card application and whether it happens to be a grievance application or a brand new application is:

1.) The correct application number (Written on the receipt given at the time of registration for PAN card).

2.) Coupon number.

3.) Name of applicant (Your full name including first, middle and last name).

4.) If available the PAN number, in case of grievance applications.

The PAN card application status can be followed for another or republished PAN Card, or for even an amended PAN Card application. Any conceivable changes can be made inside three days in the wake of submitting application for the PAN card by utilizing the fifteen digit restrictive number on the acknowledgement card issued by the legislature. These fifteen digit will be utilized for any enquiry identified with your PAN Card.

The Status administration is a selective administration gave by the legislature. You can without much of a stretch check the status of your application for new PAN or reproduction of PAN Card or else, even track details of changes and revisions in PAN subtle elements by utilizing your one of a kind acknowledgement data given at the time of use. The status report will give you numerous administrations like where is your application, when will your PAN card land at home and if there is any issue with respect to your application and record. The Status administration permits you to maintain a strategic distance from any error and redesign your most recent data.

All the obliged data will be found on the application affirmation receipt. You are educated to sit tight for a couple concerning days from the date of use and log on to the accompanying connection to track the status. The status report at the site is transferred by the legislature themselves. To track your PAN card please visit the link given beneath.

check pan card status
check pan card status

This administration additionally give chance to submitted the application for PAN Card online  and installment was made through Visa, you can track the status and obliged subtle elements of PAN Card by specifying the twelve digit exchange number which will be shown on screen at the time of use on the accompanying connection.

There are new administrations like changing the mode of installment to check or Demand Draft, if the installment through the Mastercard has been unsuccessful and recover and print the acknowledgement receipt inside thirty days of the date of use for PAN Card submitted on the web. This administrations gave by the administration are subjective based and speak to the sympathy toward the resident.

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How to Get my PAN Card

Pan card  is an important ID proof which provides you with your Permanent account number. It is recognized by the  Indian Income Tax Department.  Every individual is required to have his own PAN which is a unique number. Although not necessary  to have it but to engage in large financial transactions or to file income tax returns your PAN is a must. If you engage in any deposit above Rs. 50000 like buying a house or any asset PAN serves as an valid ID proof. Owning a PAN card makes it easier to get yourself eligible as  an applicant for any desired loan.

How do I get my PAN

Step1 :

Getting the form

Download the application form from the official website



Passport size photographs

To attach with the above  form you are needed with two passport size recent photographs.



Filling the form

Fill the form with the necessary details and write the designation of the concerned officer and his code. The form is submittable at  IT  PAN service centre in your town as mentioned on the website.



Your identity proof :

Take any one of the below listed documents for identification.

  • Bank pass book
  • Passport
  • Voter’s id
  • Driving license
  • Water bill
  • Graduate degree
  • Passing board certificate
  • Ration card


Your resident proof:  

There is also the requirement  of your address proof.  Take any one of the proof from  the list given below.

  • Electricity bill
  • Water bill
  • Gas bill
  • Telephone bill
  • Bank pass book
  • Credit card
  • Driving license


Step 4:  Submission

The above filled form has to be submitted at the mentioned IT PAN service centre . During submission a fee of rs.65/- is charged which is the basic service fee.The card is dispatched along with the help details in a letter  and is received in  minimum 15 days from its dispatch.

Note:  Don’t forget to verify the details after the receiving your PAN, In case of any error read the guidelines mentioned in the letter along with PAN Card.

How to easily make a PAN Card ?

PAN Card Website

The PAN card website is designed by the NSDL Technology, Trust & Reach. The Permanent Account number website is managed and updated the Income Tax department of the government. All the Data uploaded on this website is official and provided by the government themselves.

The website provides the following services to the visitors:

  • New PAN for Indian Citizens (Form 49A)

  • New PAN for Indian Citizens (Form 49AA)

  • Change or Correction in PAN Details

  • Reprint of PAN card

  • Transaction Status Enquiry

  • Status Track for PAN application


New PAN for Indian citizen

This form should be used when the applicant has never applied for a PAN or does not have PAN allotted to him. An applicant can visit Income Tax Department (ITD) website to find whether a PAN has been allotted to him or not. The is the simple way to apply for the PAN card.

For New PAN applications, in case of Individual and HUF applicants if Address for Communication is selected as Office, then Proof of Office Address along with Proof of residential address is to be submitted to NSDL w.e.f. applications made on and after 1st November 2009.

Documents required

You need

  • Two Stamp Size Photographs

  • Proof of Identity

  • Proof of Address


Steps Required


Fill an online application form for PAN Card

Make an online payment using a

  • Credit Card

  • Debit Card

  • Internet Banking


  1. Print Application form & paste stamp size photographs

  2. Sign & Attach Photocopies of your ID & Address Proof


Send original signed application and copy of

ID and Address Proof to:

PAN Services

eMudhra Consumer Services Ltd,

2/30 A, First Floor,

Natasa Pandaram Colony,Cherry Road,

Land Mark: Opp to Post Office

Salem – 636007


Changes / Correction in PAN details

Who can apply?

This online form is applicable to individuals who are citizens of India and are residing in India, and when data associated with a PAN card (like Name of Applicant / Father’s Name / Date of Birth / Address) requires change or correction, an application for change can be made. A new PAN card with the same PAN number is issued and corrected data is updated in the Income Tax Department database.

When should I apply for changes / correction in PAN card?

In any of the below mentioned situations you can apply for correction in PAN card data

  • If there is a minor correction in spelling or expansion of initials in the applicant’s or father’s name

  • If there is a significant change in the applicant’s name or father’s name

  • If there is a mismatch in Date of Birth or Signature or Photo or Address or AADHAAR Number

  • If there is a change of Residence or Office Address

  • If photograph on the PAN card is not clear

  • If you desire to update AADHAAR number

  • If you have more than one PAN card and you want to surrender it.

Documents required

You need

  • Two Stamp Size Photographs

  • Proof of Identity

  • Proof of Address

  • Proof of Change of Name

  • Proof of Issuance of PAN Card


Reprint of PAN card

A person can apply for a re-issue of PAN card if it is Lost or Damaged. This online form is applicable to individuals who are citizens of India and are residing in India.

How to apply for a re-issue of PAN card in case it is Lost or Damaged?

  • Fill our online form and make payment.

  • Print application form and paste photographs.

  • Send signed application along with supporting documents to PAN Services.

Documents required

  • Two Stamp Size Photographs

  • Proof of Issuance of PAN card (click here to view list)

  • Proof of Identity

  • Please attach photocopy of proof of identity if there is any change in identity compared to previous details submitted to Income Tax Department

  • Proof of Address

  • Please attach photocopy of proof of address if there is any change in address compared to previous details submitted to Income Tax Department


Transaction Status Inquiry:

This facility can be used if you have made the payment for the online application through Credit Card / Debit Card / Net Banking. As per RBI guidelines, the entities making e-commerce transactions are required to provide PIN (Personal Identification Number) while executing an online transaction. Accordingly, before making payment for online PAN/TAN applications using credit card / debit card / net banking, please ensure that the PIN is obtained from your respective Banks.

Using this feature, you can:

  • Track the status of your application by mentioning transaction number which is displayed on screen at the time of application.

  • Change the mode of payment to Cheque or Demand Draft, if the payment through credit card / debit card / net banking has been unsuccessful.

  • Regenerate & print the acknowledgement receipt within 30 days of the date of online application.


Status Track for PAN application:

You can track the status of your application for new PAN / reprint of PAN card / Changes or Correction in PAN details using the 15 digit unique Acknowledgment Number after three days of application using this facility.

Find more details on : Check PAN Card Status

Benefits of PAN Card | How to Make PAN Card Online ?

What are the benefits of PAN Card? | What are the uses of PAN card?

The PAN should be disclosed in the documents referring to purchase or sale of property. The Income Tax Department look over all the balance transition in or out of your account to calculate your income tax. All returns, quarterly statements, challans and correspondence with the Income Tax authorities should include the PAN card number. In the event of sale or purchase of immovable property valued at five lakh or more, the PAN card number is to be included. The PAN card helps them as an identification number.

The PAN card number should be disclosed in the case of sale or purchase of motor vehicles requiring registration. It will help producer to check for the legal money. A time deposit of more than ₹ 50, 000 with any banks and deposit of more than fifty thousand with post office savings also requires disclosure of PAN card details. The Income Tax department checks all the money movement so that illegal money could be caught by government.

The PAN number is essential in a cash payment of fifty thousand or more for purchase of bank drafts; pay orders too require disclosure of PAN number. Practically all the payments which  exceeds minimum allowed payments have to be included PAN number like application for installation of telephone including mobile phones, payments made to hotels and restaurants that exceed ₹ 25000, opening a bank account, an application drafted for issue of credit card, renewal of ATM Card, all these transactions do entail mandatory disclosure of PAN card details. Each and every information regarding money go under radar of the income tax department.


Who must have a PAN?

Now the question is who must have a PAN card?

  • All existing assesses or taxpayers or persons who are required to furnish a return of income, even on behalf of others, must obtain PAN. The Income Tax Department always keep them in their radar.

  • Any person, who intends to enter into financial transaction where quoting PAN is mandatory, must also obtain PAN because of bulk of money movement involved in transaction.

  • The Assessing Officer may allot PAN to any person either on his own or on a specific request from such person. The PAN card also act as the identification number for the person and it contain flawless information.


Can an application for PAN be made through Internet?

Application for fresh allotment of PAN is welcome through Internet. Further, requests for changes or correction in PAN data or request for new PAN card (for an existing PAN) may also be made through Internet. Click here for more detail.

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