Everyday Income Tax Department deals with thousands of applications pertaining to PAN card correction. It’s a very difficult task to deal with offline applications therefore PAN card authority has introduced online facility for all PAN card holders. By using this facility, anyone can apply for new PAN card and also this facility lets you change your existing PAN data. This PAN card correction facility is indeed helpful for all PAN card holders. Now you can apply for PAN card correction online and this will significantly reduce process time. You can still apply for offline PAN correction but I recommend you use Income Tax Department’s online PAN card correction facility for quick results. In this tutorial I’m going to take you through a step by step procedure to change address in PAN card online.
We’re going to fill PAN card correction form online to make changes in our PAN data. So let’s get started. Read on to know how to change address in PAN card online.
Note: This tutorial is going to be long so be patient and follow the given instructions carefully.
Documents required to change address in PAN card:
- scanned copy of your passport size photo in JPEG format
- Scanned copy of your sign in JPEG format
- Copy of your PAN card in PDF format
- Copy of your Aadhaar Card in PDF format
- Copy of other documents that you’re going to upload as your address proof in PDF format. Note: If you’ve updated address on Aadhaar card then that is sufficient.
- A debit card or ATM card to pay fee online or internet banking details.
How to Change Address in PAN Card Online
Note: I’ve divided this whole process in steps so you can easily fill out PAN card correction form.
Open website of Income Tax Department to change your PAN data. For that purpose you can search on Google using following keywords “PAN card correction” and then open official website of PAN card or click on this click https://www.onlineservices.nsdl.com/paam/endUserRegisterContact.html (please verify this link, we don’t hold any responsibility if PAN card authority changes its website url) to land to PAN website.
Once you open the website, a form will appear on your computer screen. You will need to fill up the form. Let me help you to do that.
First of all, set application type as “Changes or correction in existing PAN Data/…” then select a suitable category for example if you’re applying for your PAN data correction then select category as “Individual”.
Select a suitable title like Shri, Smt. etc.
Next enter your last name in the last name field then similarly enter your first name in first name field (see screenshot above). Enter your middle name; if any, otherwise let it blank.
Enter your date of birth.
In the email field enter a valid email address. You can enter your Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail or other email account. For online application, email is mandatory.
Next, enter a valid mobile number. Then under “Whether citizen of India” field select radio button next to Yes.
Enter your PAN card number in PAN card field.
Now, enter text shown in the image in the given field. Subsequently, click on Submit.
On the next page, you’ll need to click on “Continue with PAN Application Form”. But before that jot down you token number for future references.
Note: Only tick fields in which you want make corrections. Don’t tick all the fields unless you really need to modify them.
Upon clicking on the button a new form will appear on your computer screen. Simply fill out the necessary information. You can see screenshot above for help. Again let me help you to fill out PAN card correction form.
First of all, hit Save Draft button to save your form. Then select radio button next to Submit scanned images through e-Sign. Note: You can select other options if you wish. I’m opting the easiest one.
Now scroll down and tick box next to Aadhaar Number (only for individuals) then enter your Aadhaar card number in the given field.
Now enter your name as on Aadhaar card in “Name as per Aadhaar” field.
Next under “Full name of the applicant” enter all the details. But don’t tick box next to the “Full name of the applicant” unless you really need to correct anything in the field.
Select radio button next to Father’s Name and then enter your father’s last and first name in the respective fields. Note: Mother name is optional field. You can fill it if you want your mother’s name on your PAN card.
After entering all the details, hit Next button.
On the next page you’ll be asked to enter your communication address details. First select appropriate option Residence or Office. Then simply tick box next to the “Address for communication” field and then enter your new address details.
After entering the your new address, click on Next button to proceed.
First click on Save Draft to save your form then select documents that you want to submit for example for address, identity, and date of birth I’ve selected Aadhaar card and in the fourth option I’ve selected copy of PAN card.
Under declaration enter your name. Then enter number of documents that you’re going to upload. In my case I’m going to upload two documents therefore I’ve entered 2 in the given field.
Enter place from where you’re filling out the form.
Now click on upload button front of the photo and upload your passport size photo. Similarly, upload your sign image.
Next click on “Add document” to add more fields to upload documents for example I’ve clicked once on the button to add one more field because I’m going to upload two documents therefore I need two document fields.
After adding the fields, click on upload buttons front of the documents fields to upload your documents.
Once you upload all the documents click on Submit button,
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Click on Proceed to jump to next step.
Now select radio button next to Online payment through Bill Desk and scroll down and agree with the terms. Thereafter click on Proceed to Payment.
On the next page, click on Pay Confirm button.
Now select a payment method. I’m going to pay using my debit-cum-ATM card. I’ve clicked on Debit Card; from the sidebar. Then I’ve entered my ATM card details. After entering the details, hit Make Payment button.
After clicking on the button, you’ll receive a one time password on your mobile number that you will need to enter in the given field.
In the next step scroll down and click on continue.
Now again scroll down and tick box next to the declaration and then hit Authenticate button.
Click on Continue with e-Sign/e-KYC.
You’ll receive an OTP on your registered mobile number (number that is linked with your Aadhaar card) to complete online e-KYC process. Simply add one time password and then press Submit button. Note: You can click on Regenerate OTP if you’ve not received OTP.
That’s it. You’ve successfully applied to change address in PAN card. Next you can download your application form by clicking the download icon. To log out from your account, move your mouse cursor on the top right corner where your token number is appearing and then opt log out.
Your PAN card will be delivered to your new address within 1-2 weeks.