CBDT launches paperless PAN and TAN application process

| Updated: Jul 22, 2016 19:15 IST

New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): For fast tracking the allotment of PAN and TAN to company applicants, Digital Signature Certificate(DSC) based application procedure has been introduced on the portals of PAN service providers M/s NSDL eGov and M/s UTIITSL. Under the new process PAN and TAN will be allotted within one day after completion of valid on-line application, the office of the spokesperson of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said in a statement. Similarly, a new Aadhaar e-Signature based application process for Individual PAN applicants has been made available on the portals of PAN service providers M/s NSDL eGov. The URL links for the above applications are available in 'important links' on the homepage of the departmental website 'incometaxindia.gov.in'. Introduction of Aadhaar based e-Signature through M/s NSDL eGov in PAN application not only ensures paperless hassle free PAN application process but also seeding of Aadhaar in PAN which will curb the problem of duplicate PAN to a great extent. (ANI)