VERIFY PAN BY NAME
Know PAN Number 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 a 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 the first round, one will have to fill father’s detail in the 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 the 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:
- 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.
- It 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 the case of a single word, means only the last name of the father, verification can’t be made in case of multiple results in the 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 the “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 an active state or not will also be displayed on the screen.
In case when an applicant needs 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 cases, it represents the first name of the pan card holder.