PAN Card FAQ's

Q. How can I know about my PAN Card?

A. You can visit to the Income Tax E-filing website or TIN-NSDL or UTIITSL to know about your PAN card.

Q. Are there any charges for tracking the status of the PAN application?

A. No, there is no charge on tracking the status of the PAN application. Applicant can check the PAN status free of cost innumerably.

Q. How can I check the status of my PAN Card Application?

A. Applicants can easily check their status of PAN card application by visiting or

Q. Is it compulsory to quote PAN on return of income?

A. Yes, it is necessary to quote PAN on return of Income. Applicant will be liable to pay a penalty of maximum of Rs. 10,000 in case of any default.

Q. Is there any Tatkal facility for allotment of PAN?

A. No, there is no such provision for the allotment of PAN.

Q. How can I make “Correction or Request for New PAN Card”?

A. Applicants may obtain “Request for New Card or Correction/Changes in PAN card” through format prescribed by Income Tax Department. Also, applicants can download from the Income Tax Department website ( UTIITSL website ( NSDL website (

Q. Where I should submit the PAN application form?

A. The PAN card application form should be sent to:

Income Tax PAN Services Unit, NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited, 5th Floor, Mantri Sterling, Plot No. 341, Survey No. 997/8,Model Colony, Near Deep Bungalow Chowk, Pune – 411 016