- This is the sixth time the government has extended
- In June last year, the government had said that the bank has been linked with the biometric ID by March 31
NEW DELHI: The government on Sunday extended the deadline for linking
with biometric ID
By 6 months till September 30, an official statement said.
This is the sixth time the government has given the link to their
(PAN) to Aadhaar
In June last year, the government had said that the bank has been linked with the biometric ID by March 31.
“… now the cut-off date for intimating the number of accounts and linking the PAN is based on September 30, 2019, unless specifically exempted,” The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said in a statement.
However, quoting of Aadhaar will be mandatory while filing income tax returns (ITRs) with effect from April 1, 2019.
The CBDT said there were reports that those PANs which are not linked to by the number 31 may be invalidated, the matter by which the matter is considered by the government and the date is extended till September 30.
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