How to Apply for Pan Card – Download and Check Status by Name

If you are running a business in India or anything that can earn you more than 2.5 lac annum you need to file ITR for same. PAN (Permanent account number) which is essential for every citizen of India. It is a ten-digit unique number that is given to you by the Income-tax department of India. Check simple steps on how to apply for pan card online below.

Pan card carries a lifetime validity. Although according to the new rule, your aadhar card also must be linked with your pan card for avoiding any financial transaction failure. in this post, we will learn about how can we apply for new PAN card online.

How To Apply For PAN Card Online?


Everything is digital now. Meanwhile, essential documents can also be applied online. Like the PAN card. You only need to visit the website of NSDL or UTITSL, and by following the steps mentioned on screen, you can get your PAN card at your home within a week.

The websites mentioned above are the original websites for the new application of PAN card. Let us explain you via steps.

  1. First, you need to visit this link:
  2. Fill out the required information. You can also read the instructions here: #instruct_form49A for clearing any doubts.
  3. Click on submit, and you will get redirected to the payment page.
  4. Proceed with the amount shown on the screen, and that’s it.

Note: There are two methods from which you can verify your documents. One with your Aadhar card online and second by sending the scans of documents they require for verification. If you choose the second option, It will take a longer time than expected.

How To Make Changes in PAN Card?

Got your pan card delivered. But, something which is wrongly printed or something that you want to get it to change in your pan card? No worries, you can get it done this online as well. Example: if you need to get your name changed in your PAN card, follow the steps given below.

  1. First, you need to visit this link:
  2. Select, you are a registered user.
  3. Fill out the required details and click on submit.
  4. You will get redirected to the payment page. Yes, you have to pay the same amount again for your PAN card corrections.
  5. That’s it. Wait for your new Pan card to dispatch. (usually, it takes ten days)

Note: Again, you will require to send the documents to prove that the information you had applied for changes is correct. 

Documents Required to Confirm the Name Change: 

  1. For married ladies Change of name on account of marriage – marriage certificate, copy of passport showing husband’s name.
  2. For individual applicants other than married ladies Publication of ‘name-change.’ a certificate from a gazetted officer stating name change.
  3. For companies, ROC’s certificate for the name change is required. ROC stands for Registrar of Companies.
  4. For partnership firms A copy of revised Partnership Deed.
  5. For other categories which are registered organizations. The revised registration/deed/agreement.


Gone the days where you need to visit the Income Tax office for application of your new PAN card. It is a Digital India, Same documents can be applied online and that too without any extra hidden charges. 

The same we mentioned in this post, that how one can apply for a new pan card online. 

Author: Naveen E

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