PAN Card Correction: Online Form Download/ Name Change

PAN Card Correction : A PAN Card is an important document of identity proof. The Income Tax Department of India issues PAN Card to citizens. The person who applies for PAN Card, then the income tax department issue them a permanent account number without any application. This number can also be obtained in the form of PDF file. The purpose of PAN Card is to identify an individual, the individual’s taxation and age verification. This PAN Card is not only for Indian citizens but foreigners can also apply for this. For foreigners, this PAN Card is subject to a valid visa. This card does not work as a proof of Indian citizen but is required to file income tax returns.

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So, today in this article we will provide you details about PAN Card, importance & use of PAN Card, PAN Card eligibility, documents required for PAN Card, application fees to apply, procedure to apply for PAN Card, PAN Card Correction, Procedure to change name in PAN Card, Procedure to update your PAN Card online & offline. Read this full article carefully & do let us your query in the comment box below.

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Importance of PAN Card

  1. The PAN Card is one of the most important document for each & every individual. This card can be applied by Indian citizens as well as by foreign citizens. Some of the importance & use of PAN Card are –
  2. At the time of opening of a bank account – At the time of opening a bank account, the individual should have a PAN Card. Without PAN Card, no bank whether its public or private allows you to open a bank account without PAN Card.
  3. Proof of Identity – When you roam around the country, Then it is necessary that you should have a proof of identity like what’s your name & age. So, this card works as proof of identity and also at the time of making your driving license or voter id card.
  4. Buy or sell a Vehicle – If you are selling or buying a vehicle, that worth’s more than Rs.5,00,000. Then you are required to have a PAN Card.
  5. To apply for Credit Card – When you wanted a credit card & you apply for it, then you have to present your PAN Card.
  6. Jewellery Purchase – When you purchasing a jewellery that worth’s more than Rs.5,00,000 then it is mandatory to show your PAN Card.
  7. Demat Account opening – When you open a demat account, with any securities registered with Security Exchange Board Of India (SEBI) then you must have a  PAN Card.
  8. To apply for Loan – If you wanted to take a loan, then you must have your PAN Card.

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Who can apply for PAN Card/ Eligibility for PAN Card

  • The minimum age to apply for PAN Card is 18 years old.
  • The Indian citizen have more easy access to apply for PAN card.

Documents Required

You must have any one of the written below documents to apply for PAN Card –

  • Aadhar Card copy
  • Passport copy
  • Driving License copy
  • Ration card with applicant’s photo
  • Most of the people only uses Aadhar Card to apply for their PAN Card.

Application Fees

  • The application fees to apply for this card is Rs.93/- only for Indian communication address.
  • For foreign communication address, the application fees is Rs.864/-

Note – Both the above written charges does not include Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Procedure to Apply for PAN Card Update Online

You can apply for PAN Card both Online as well as offline.


  • Firstly, you have to visit the Official Website of NDL or UTIITSL’s.
  • Then on home page, you have to click on ‘PAN registration form’.
  • Fill all the required details on the form and submit your required documents along with passport size photograph.
  • Then make the payment of application fees through net banking, UPI etc.
  • You have successfully applied for PAN Card.

Procedure to Apply for PAN Card Update Offline


  • You have to visit your nearby PAN Centre.
  • There you have to fill the form to apply for PAN Card.
  • Fill all the required details on the form and submit your required documents along with passport size photograph.
  • Pay the application fees.
  • You have successfully applied for PAN Card and within 15 days the card will be delivered to your registered address.

Update your PAN Card Online

  • Then on home page , click on “PAN” form Service Section.
  • Now, click on ‘Apply’ under the Change/Correction in PAN Card section.
  • Now, from the application type drop down menu, click on ‘changes or correction in existing PAN data/ Reprint of PAN Card’.
  • If the PAN is registered on your name, then click on ‘Individual’ option.
  • A new page will appear, fill the required information on that page such as name, Email ID, mobile number. Fill the captcha code.
  • Click on ‘Submit’ option.
  • Your request has been registered and a token number will be sent to your registered Email ID.
  • Now, 3 options will be seen on your screen.
  • Select ‘Submit scanned images by e – sign on NSDL e – gov’.
  • Now fill the required information such as aadhar number, father & mother name. Click on ‘Next’ option.
  • A new page will appear, change your address here.
  • Then submit the required documents & sign the declaration and click on ‘Submit’ option.
  • Now, you are redirected to the payment page. Make the payment through your desirable payment mode.
  • A receipt will be generated. Download and take a print out of that receipt. 
  • Now, a physical verification of documents will take place.

PAN Card correction Update Offline

  • You have to download the request for new PAN Card or update in PAN Card in PAN Card Data Form.
  • Fill all the required details and attach all the required documents.
  • Submit that form in NSDL Center.
  • Pay your fees for the correction.
  • Then you will receive a 15 digit acknowledgement number that you can use to check the status of your PAN Card.

How to Apply for a Pan Card Name Change

  • Firstly go to the pan
  • On the left hand side of these screen click on for change correction in PAN card click here.
  • Now click on apply for change correction in PAN Card details (CSF)
  • This will take you to a page allowed to enter details you would like to change.
  • Upload the documents as required in the form and click on submit.
  • Your change will then be reflected in a few days.
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