There are several situations in which a woman may require her name on the PAN Card to be updated. Usually this is when she decides to change her name post marriage, or even divorce. In such a situation, she can request for the name change by submitting an updated ‘PAN change / correction’ application form.
Listed below are the steps you need to follow to get your name, date of birth, etc. updated on your PAN card:
Step 1 - Request for the ‘PAN change/correction’ application form through the NSDL or UTI website. The NSDL website is, https://tin.tin.nsdl.com/pan/correction.html.
Step 2 - Fill up the form and update the field in which you would like to make the change.
Step 3 - Consolidate your ID proof, address proof, and proof of date of birth.
Step 4 - Pay the amount charged for the required changes. This can be done through net banking, debit card, or credit card.
Step 5 - On the hard copy of the application form, paste your photograph and sign it.
Step 6 - Mail the form to the UTI or NSDL address. You should also include your ID proof, address proof, proof of date of birth, and a copy of your PAN Card along with the application form.
Documents for ID proof and address proofs:
The following documents are recognised as proof of identity:
Affidavit, gazette notification, or newspaper publication that indicates your name change
School certificates or diplomas
Bank account statement
Divorce papers, in case you are applying for name change after divorce
You can submit any of the above documents as ID proof.
The documents that are recognised as proof of address are:
Your utility bills at the current residence
Voter’s ID card
Any one of the above documents can be submitted as address proof for PAN Card name change.
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