PAN card Correction Request
Pan card is one of the most important document and is required for all the financial transaction. But we have found that many of us who has received the PAN card are having incorrect details. Pan card can have following incorrect details
- Incorrect name on pan card
- wrong father’s name on pan card
- pan card wrong address
- Wrong date of birth on pan card
Well the good news is you can now apply for change of Name or your father’s name or date of birth or address online and it is not that complex. We would share with you the details on how to update or change your PAN card details or apply for Pan card correction onilne
Go to the link https://tin.tin.nsdl.com/pan/changerequest.html to open the PAN Service unit.
Click on the link online application to do pan card correction in PAN data (PAN Change request form)
This application should be used when PAN has already been allotted to the applicant, but when data associated with the PAN (e.g. name of applicant / father’s name / date of birth / address) is required to be updated in records of Income TAX Department. A new PAN card bearing the same PAN but updated information is issued to applicant.
You will see the detailed instruction where all the steps to fill the PAN card are mentioned. Note that changes in PAN card would bear a cost and you have to pay it either by online banking or DD as mentioned in the steps. At the bottom of the instruction you will see Apply for New PAN Card Or / And Changes Or Correction in PAN Data. It has a dropdown selection mode. Please select the appropriate option and you will see the form that opens up to fill in the details.
Below form will be seen if you select Individual as your category
While filling this form, applicant should select the relevant check box on the left margin of the form. The check box for Item no. 7. Address for communication will be selected by default as this address will be updated in the records of ITD.
So for example if you need to change your date of Birth then you need to check the box number 3 and check box 7 should always remain as tick only
Once the details are filed you need to proceed to the payment which can be made online for Pan card correction by using credit card or net banking. Please note that we have tried our best to provide the correct details but would request our readers if they find any changes to the process.