so many sites offering thousands of forms all over
the internet, it gets very difficult for a person
to understand what NRI PAN forms are needed and
where to download them. If you are one of those,
then please feel free to write into us and we can
send you the required paperwork.
Incase of new or fresh PANcard:
NRIs holding Indian passport: Form 49A
OCI - overseas citizenship card holder: Form 49AA
a PIO - person of India origin: Form 49AA
a person having only foreign Passport: Form 49AA
Indian passport holder residing in India: Form 49A
Incase of Lost, duplicate, changes or corrections:
What are the costs involved?
Rs.2400 for a new and Rs.2200 per applicant for a
duplicate, corrections, changes, etc.
How much time does it take?
Minimum 15-20 working days.
Documents that are required
As every category is different, we would
advise you to inquire into us about what papers
you would have to submit.
Several steps have been taken by the Income Tax
department to ensure that it is easy and
convenient to obtain the PAN card. The process is
The basic document necessary
to obtain the PAN card is form 49A. This has to be
collected from IT PAN service centers.
You can find out the
location and any other details of these service
centers from the following sources:
- Your local office of Income tax.
- The website of the income tax department (www.incometaxindia.gov.in).
- The website of the UTIISL (www.utiisl.co.in).
- The UTIISL has also opened counters to handle
PAN applications. There are currently at least one
such counter in 501 major cities with the big
metropolises having more than one. They are
generally set up in IT offices.
Apart from this, 50
designated branches of UTI MF also handle PAN
The completed form along
with the photograph (3.5 X 2.5 cm), proof of
residence and proof of identity have to be
submitted at the counters of the IT PAN service
A fee of Rs.94 plus tax has
to be given if you are a resident Indian and Rs.
944 if you are a non resident.
These applications will be
forwarded to the National Computer Center of the
IT department who will process them.
They will allocate the PAN
number and forward it to the UTIISL office.
They will prepare the
laminated card with the hologram.
The entire process will be
carried out in accordance with procedures in ISO
9001-2000 to ensure a high level of quality
You can track the status of
your PAN card via a web enabled system set up by
The PAN card will reach you
by post in approximately fifteen days.