Link Aadhaar Card with PAN – Send SMS or Do it Online – Aadhaar Pan Linking

Link Aadhaar card with PAN Card

Easily Link Aadhar Card and PAN – Either via SMS or Do it Online from Income Tax Website

Income tax Department has recently started a campaign to link Pan and Aadhar Card. This process will eliminate any chance of tax fraud. To make this process as simpler as possible, the department is providing various methods. Currently there are two methods using which one can link their Pan number with Aadhaar card. In this article we will discuss both of these methods one by one –

  1. Link Aadhar Card and PAN by Sending SMS
  2. Aadhar Pan Linking – Online Method

You Can Also Check the Status of Linking

How to Link Aadhaar Card and PAN

ProcessTo Link Aadhaar Card and PAN

Applicable to All PAN Holders

MethodsSending SMS / Or Do it Online


Send SMS to Link Aadhar Card & PAN

This SMS facility has been started recently to make the whole process easier. Yes, you heard it right. Now you can easily complete the linking process simply by sending as SMS . Here is the format

UIDPAN “12 Digit PAN Number” (Space) “10 Digit PAN” & Send the SMS to 567678 or 56161

Example –

UIDPAN 123456789012 ARBPN3660K 

Link Aadhar Card and PAN Online

If for any reason you do not want to use the SMS facility, you can also use this other method which is also very simple. To do so, Follow these steps –

Link Aadhaar card with PAN Card


  • First of All Visit the Income Tax Website
  • Once there, click on the Login option
  • Enter your Username, Password, Date of Birth and Captcha
  • Then click on Submit button to get logged in
  • Once you are logged in, Go to “Profile Setting” and Click on Link Aadhaar
  • The enter your Aadhaar Card number to Complete the process 

Check Status of Aadhaar card and Pan Number Linking

If you want to check the status of your Aadhaar Pan linking, follow these steps

  • Login to income tax website
  • Go to Profile Setting and click on “Link Aadhaar”
  • If the linking process is successful, you will see a notification like this :

Your PAN is linked to Aadhaar Number 35XXXXXX8104.

Aadhaar Pan Linking

Important of this Linking Process 

Many users ignore this important task thinking that it is not of much importance. But, let me warn you that this is very important step to verify your identity. If you haven’t done it yet, you are advised to complete this process as soon as possible. This will not only help the Income Tax department to verify your identity but also of same importance for you. Doing it successfully will make sure that you do not face any verification problems later on.

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Hello readers, My name is Nishant. I am B.Tech(CSE) Graduate. Through this website, i have tried to present you the detailed and clear information regarding linking aadhaar card to various services. I hope these articles will be helpful!