Pan Card Corrections - How to make changes on your Pan Card
There are times when information submitted when acquiring a PAN card changes, in such cases changes and corrections to their Pan Card record can be made. In case a persons Pan card is lost or damaged, application for a replacement of Pan Card can also be made. Applicants if they prefer, can also fill PAN Change Request Form online and submit the form. For Changes or Correction in your PAN data, applicants must fill all mandatory fields (marked with *) of the Form and select the corresponding box on left margin of appropriate field where correction is required.Applications for re-issuance of a PAN card without any changes in PAN related data of the applicant, all fields in the Form should be filled, however in such cases no selections to show specifice changes in the left margin should be made. In such case, if there is a change in the applicants address, then the records will be updated by the tax department to reflect the changed address.
Where to send completed Pan card change form and documents
Forms, photograph, fee and proof of the relevant documents as proof to confirm the changes requested should be sent to NSDL at 'National Securities Depository Limited, 3rd floor, Sapphire Chambers, Near Baner Telephone Exchange, Baner, Pune - 411045'.On the evelope in front, applicants should write: APPLICATION FOR PAN CHANGE REQUEST-Acknowledgment Number' The acknowledge number is the number generated when online application is submitted.IMPORTANT: Applicants must ensure that they mail in their form and documents in a timely manner because the tax department requires that all required documents and fees should reach NSDL within 15 days from the date of online application.
Replacing a Lost Pan Card
In cases where a Pan card is lost, the same procedure of making changes to form has to be followed. However the Pan card number of the lost Pan is required when requests are made to replace Pan cards that have been previously been issued. In the event you have lost your Pan card and do not remember the Pan number, it can easily be retrieved from the income tax departments website by visiting the Know your Pan page on the internet. More information on retrieving and verifying your Pan card information is provided on the next page.