Income Tax Department of India has started inviting Instant e-PAN Card online application / registration form at Now people can apply online for Instant e-PAN using Aadhar Card absolutely free of cost in just 10 minutes. Here is how to get your PAN card ready instantly, check e-PAN status, download / reprint it, read guidelines, FAQ's and complete details.
It is important to note that PAN allotment based on Aadhaar is free of cost by central government. PAN pdf would be generated and issued to the applicant in a hassle free manner. To get instant e-PAN card, all you need is your aadhaar card & linked mobile number. Instant PAN card allotment follows an easy and paperless process and holds same value as physical PAN Card. 
Income tax dept. is very thankful to the applicants and participants for the positive and overwhelming response of previously launched beta version of Instant e-PAN. The feedback / suggestions received on the Beta version have been examined and full scale version has now been launched by the FM Nirmala Sitharaman.

Instant e-PAN Apply Online

Here is the complete process to apply for Instant e-PAN using Aadhar card by filling online application / registration form:-
  • Firstly visit the official website at
  • At the homepage, click at the "Instant E-PAN" link under 'Quick Links'.
  • e-PAN facility is for allotment of Instant PAN (on near-real time basis) for those applicants who possess a valid Aadhaar number. PAN is issued in PDF format to applicants, which is free of cost.
  • The Instant e-PAN page having link to get new e-pan and check status / download PAN will open. You can select get New e-PAN option. 
  • Then the Instant e-PAN Card apply online page will open then.
  • Here applicants can enter your Aadhaar number, tick declaration and continue to apply online for instant e-pan card allotment.
IT dept. of India has now started Instant e-PAN card application process online at income tax India e-filing website. It requires only 12 digit bio-metric number or aadhaar card number to apply online. Aadhar No. simplifies the process in the manner that it could be used as an identity (ID), address, d.o.b proof in real time.

Eligibility to Apply for Instant e-PAN using Aadhaar Card No.

All the individuals other than minors who are possessing valid aadhar no. with updated mobile number can avail e-PAN allotment facility. This facility is not applicable to undivided hindu families, companies and trusts. Here are some of the pre-conditions which are required to be fulfilled before filling Instant e-PAN application form:-
  1. Applicants who already possess PAN Number should not apply for e-PAN.
  2. e-PAN facility is only applicable for Resident Individuals (Except minors and others covered under u/s of IT Act, 1961).
  3. This facility is also not applicable for HUF, Firms, Trusts and Companies.
  4. Candidate must possess a valid and active mobile number and is to be registered with Aadhaar. Aadhaar OTP is required in this process for verification (other documents not required). If not, then click this link – Verify E-Mail & Mobile Number at Aadhaar
  5. Aadhaar Card details like Name, Gender, Address, Mobile Number must be correct and updated as e-KYC will be done through Aadhaar Database. If not, then click at Aadhaar Card Details Updation
The facility to obtain PAN Number through Aadhaar Card is on the first come first serve basis. All the individuals who does not possess a PAN Card Number can apply online and also check status.

Track TAN / PAN Card Application Status

Here is the process by which you can track your PAN/TAN Application Status:-
  • Select the Application Type as "PAN - New / Change Request" and enter acknowledgment number and click at "Submit" button.
  • Then page showing your PAN Card application status would get displayed.
This facility is available for PAN holders whose latest application was processed through NSDL e-Gov. For the PAN applications submitted to NSDL e-Gov where PAN is alloted or changes are confirmed by ITD within last 30 days, e-PAN card can be downloaded free of cost three times. If the PAN is allotted / changes in PAN Data are confirmed by ITD prior to 30 days then charges applicable for download of e-PAN Card is Rs.8.26/- (inclusive of taxes).

You can also track your PAN Card status if you have applied through UTIITSL -

Download e-PAN Card

People can download e-PAN Card through the received acknowledgement number or with the help of PAN and aadhar number using the link -

The page to download e PAN card with the acknowledgement no. or PAN & aadhar will open:-
Here people can enter the PAN card number, aadhar card number, date of birth and click at the "Submit" button. You can also download e-PAN with acknowledgement number.
The new page containing your information will be displayed then.
You can generate OTP, validate it and get e-PAN card downloaded.

Verify your PAN Card Number

  • Enter PAN card number, full name, date of birth, mobile number, and click "Continue".
  • Validate OTP and PAN verification details will open.

For more details, visit the official website at