New Delhi: Along with Aadhaar, PAN cards are also very important for citizens. This important document is helpful everywhere, including opening a bank account, buying property and filing income tax returns. However, many people change their surname after marriage.
In that case, you should know that PAN card is required for many crucial functions. Know how to change your surname in PAN card. (Also Read: LIC Jeevan Umang Policy: Invest Rs 45 Daily, Get Rs 36,000 Every Month For Lifetime)
Permanent Account Number (PAN), as its name suggests, is a permanent number that never changes according to NSDL. However, changing the surname may lead to a new Assessing Officer. Therefore
ITD’s PAN database may be updated, such changes should be communicated to ITD. (Also Read: Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana: Pay once, get Rs 10,000 per month)
By completing the form for request for new PAN card or/and for changes or correction in PAN data, one can indicate change of address. This form can be submitted online at NSDL e-Gov – TIN
website or at any TIN-FC.
Here is step by step to change surname in PAN card:
– Visit the official website www.onlineservice.nsdl.com
– Fill the application form.
– Click on Changes/Corrections in PAN Card.
– Enter all relevant information including your name, date of birth, gender, PAN number and cell phone number.
– Fill in the captcha code.
– Click on Submit option.