Keeping a PAN card with you at all times will give you a holiday! How to download e-PAN Card

PAN Card is required at many places, including for filing Income Tax Return (ITR), opening a bank account and many other types of transactions. At present, PAN card is a very important KYC document. That is why, you must have a PAN card. But, if you are afraid of losing it and want that you do not have to carry it with you all the time, then today we are going to give you information about e-PAN card.

Please note that you also have the facility of e-PAN card. You can keep your PAN card in a safe place at home and use e-PAN card for any purpose. But, now you must be wondering from where will you get the e-PAN card. Let us tell you what is the process of downloading e-PAN card. It’s very easy. You can get your e-PAN card sitting at home.

Login to https://www.incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal.

This is the official website of Income Tax Department.

Here click on Instant E-PAN.

Then go to New E-PAN.

Now enter your PAN number.

If you do not remember the PAN number, then enter the Aadhaar number.

Accept terms and conditions’.

Enter the OTP received on the registered mobile number.

Read the given description and then ‘Confirm’.

Now e-PAN card in PDF format will be sent to your email id.

From here you can download ‘e-PAN’.

The information in the PAN card must be correct

Your name, date of birth etc. should be correct on the PAN card. However, sometimes a wrong name or wrong date of birth is entered on the PAN card and it needs to be corrected. You can do this online. Know how to do this. Read- How to change name and date of birth in PAN card, this is an easy online way