State Bank of India (SBI) is alerting its users to immediately link their Aadhaar and PAN number in case they have not done it yet. Users who have already linked PAN and Aadhaar can be relaxed. State Bank of India took to its official social media handle on Twitter to make the announcement. Also Read - Tech tips: How to check phone numbers linked with your Aadhaar number
In the official tweet from official State Bank of India Twitter handle, the bank noted, “We advise our customers to link their PAN with Aadhaar to avoid any inconvenience and continue enjoying a seamless banking service.” Also Read - Aadhaar card update: How to add or update phone number in Aadhaar card online
SBI has warned users that if PAN and Aadhaar are not linked, “PAN will be rendered inoperative/inactive and cannot be quoted for conducting specified transactions.” Also Read - How to link Aadhaar to EPF account online and save PF contribution: Step by step process
The last date to link PAN and Aadhaar is set for September 30, 2021. So, there’s a lot of time in hand to do the needful.
To link PAN and Aadhaar quickly, the State Bank of India is asking users to head over to new IT portal at https://www.incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal/.
We advise our customers to link their PAN with Aadhaar to avoid any inconvenience and continue enjoying a seamless banking service.#ImportantNotice #AadhaarLinking #Pancard #AadhaarCard pic.twitter.com/IEjjskvu1W
— State Bank of India (@TheOfficialSBI) July 30, 2021
How to link PAN-Aadhaar via new IT portal
Step 1: Head over to the IT new portal or just click on https://www.incometax.gov.in/iec/foportal/
Step 2: Scroll down on the homepage and click on the Link Aadhaar option. Or directly click on the link here: https://eportal.incometax.gov.in/iec/foservices/#/pre-login/bl-link-aadhaar
Step 3: You will be required to enter some details including PAN, Aadhaar number, name as per Aadhaar, and 10-digit mobile number.
Step 4: You will then need to check “I have only year of birth in Aadhaar card” and “I agree to validate my Aadhaar details”.
Step 5: You can then click on Link Aadhaar option.