Deadline for Aadhaar linkage with PAN has been extended by the government by 3 months to March 31, 2018.
This is the 3rd extension given by the govt to individuals to link the Permanent Account Number (PAN).
To facilitate the process of linking PAN with Aadhaar for several taxpayers who have not yet completed, the govt decided to further extend the deadline.
The I-T Department said that, â€œIn view of the difficulties faced by some of the taxpayers, the date for linking of Aadhaar with PAN was initially extended till August 31, 2017, which was further extended to December 31, 2017″.
â€œIt has come to notice that some of the taxpayers have not yet completed the linking of PAN with Aadhaar. Therefore, to facilitate the process of linking, it has been decided to further extend the time for linking of Aadhaar with PAN till March 31, 2018,” the statement added.