Aadhaar Card : Aadhaar -Pan linking date extended

Aadhaar Card : Aadhaar -Pan linking date extended

Centre has extended the last date for linking Aadhaar to Pan card for the citizens who have not created their PAN through Aadhaar to the 30th of June 2021 considering the corona pandemic situation.

Failing which the PAN card of the perticular will be cancelled and he/she would have to give a penalty of 1000 rupees.

The government passed the Finance Bill 2021 in the Lok Sabha last week where it inserted a new section 234H under which a person shall be liable to pay a late fee of up to Rs 1,000 in case of non-linking of their PAN with Aadhaar.

“234H. Without prejudice to the provisions of this Act, where a person is required to intimate his Aadhaar number under sub-section (2) of section 139AA and such person fails to do so on or before such date, as may be prescribed, he shall be liable to such fee, as may be prescribed, not exceeding one thousand rupees, at the time of making intimation under sub-section (2) of section 139AA after the said date,” the bill said