PAN CARD For Foreign Citizen [Form 49AA]: Apply, Doc Requirement, Where to submit.

PAN Card for Foreign residents and entities incorporated outside of India can also get their permanent account number(PAN). For generating their PAN Foreign residents and entities incorporated outside of India have to fill the application form of Form 49AA to get their permanent account number.

Pan Card for Foreign Residents can get their application form(Form 49AA) online from the NSDL e-Governance official website or the UTIITSL website. And after that, after filling that form completely with the correct information, they can submit their form online there along with the required documents.

PAN CARD For Foreign Citizen [Form 49AA]: Apply, Doc Requirement, Where to submit.

Components Of Form 49AA

the detailed information of the components of form 49AA  are given below-

  • Assessing officer code: In this section, the applicant has to provide the details of the Evaluating Officer Code, such as the area code of the account office, the type of the account office, the range code, and the details of the account office number.
  • Full name: In this section, the applicant has to provide his/her first name, last name and surname along with his/her marital status.
  • Other name: In this section the applicant will have to specify his other name if he is known by a name other than the one already mentioned.
  • Abbreviation of the name: This is the section of the form where the applicant has to provide his/her name in short on the basis of being polled on the PAN card for foreign.
  • Gender: In this part of the form, the applicant has to specify his gender.
  • Date of birth: In this section of form if a PAN card is being generated for an individual then an individual applicant has to mention his/her date of birth. And in case of organizations they have to mention the date of partnership incorporation, agreement or trust deed.
  • Father’s name: In this part of the form the individual applicant has to fill the name of his father. Even a married woman has to fill in her father’s name only.
  • Address: In this part of the form, the applicant has to fill either his home address or his office address.The applicant should be careful while filling his address that all the information given by him is correct.
  • Address of communication: The applicant will have to choose his address of the community where he would like to contact.
  • Telephone number: The applicant has to provide his/her country code, state code and telephone or mobile number for the conversation.
  • Email id: The applicant will also have to provide his/her email id. to the applicant.
  • Citizenship: The applicant has to mention the country of his citizenship and the ISD code of the country of citizenship in this part of the form.
  • Representative of the applicant in India: Here the applicant has to mention the name and address of his representative or agent.
  • Documents submitted: In this part of the form, all the documents required in the form are submitted by the applicant should be confirmed.

How To Fill Form 49AA (Pan Card for Foreign)

To apply for a PAN card, the applicant has to follow certain rules to fill the Form 49AA. Filling the form is very simple but if some rules are not followed then the form can also be rejected.

The rules for filling the form 49AA are as follows:

  1. Basic rules of filling form 49AA: The form filled by the applicant should be in English language only.The form has to be filled in block letters and only one character should appear in each box.Applicants should use the black ink to fill the form. It would be better if the applicant uses a black ballpoint pen.
  2. Signature or thumb impression in photograph: photograph and signature or thumb impression should be attached in the left corner of form 49AA by the applicant. An applicant should give his/her signature or thumb impression in such a way that the signature or thumb impression should be half in photograph and the rest half in form.
  3. Accuracy of given information: One thing the applicant has to keep in mind is that the details given by him/her are completely correct, if the wrong details are given, then due to which the application form may be rejected or there may be complications while making PAN.
  4. Contact details: It is also mandatory for the applicant to give the ISD code along with his/her phone number because he/she is a citizen of outside India, so he/she is also required to give the name of his/her country and the zip code there.

WHERE TO SUBMIT FILLED FORM 49AA

Applicants after taking print out of Form 49AA from the NSDL official website and after filling it correctly and attached all required documents can submit the form 49AA to NSDL or UTIITSL by the post and the required addresses are as follows-

To submit the form to the NSDL office the post address is-

Income Tax PAN Services Unit,

NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited,

5th Floor, Mantri Sterling,

Plot No. 341, Survey No. 997/8,

Model Colony, Near Deep Bungalow Chowk,

Pune – 411016

To submit the form to the UTIITSL office the required address is-

PAN PDC InchargeAddress
Mumbai region UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited.
Plot No. 3, Sector 11, CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai – 400614
Kolkata regionUTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited.
29, N. S. Road, Ground Floor, Opp. Gillander House and Standard Chartered Bank, Kolkata – 700001
Chennai regionUTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited.
D- 1, First Floor, Thiru-Vi-Ka Industrial Estate, Guindy, Chennai – 600032
New Delhi regionUTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited.
1/28 Sunlight Building, Asaf Ali Road, New Delhi – 110002

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR PROOFS IN FORM 49AA

Foreign persons who intend to conduct a financial transaction in India must apply for a PAN card by presenting a valid ID and proof of address along with proof of birth. Applicants can send a copy of the documents mentioned below as evidence.

Documents for proof of identity-

  • Passport/PIO card/OCI card
  • TIN (Taxpayer Identification Number) or CIN (Citizenship Identification Number) attested by the Ministry of External Affairs or High Commission or Indian Embassy.

Documents for proof of address-

  • Passport/PIO/OCI
  • TIN (Taxpayer Identification Number) or CIN (Citizenship Identification Number) attested by the Ministry of External Affairs or High Commission or Indian Embassy.
  • Bank statement of account from the country where he/she resides
  • Bank Statement of account from the NRE (Non-resident External) account held in India
  • Registration Certificate with Residential Address in India issued by the Alien Registration Office.
  • Copy of visa or contract or appointment letter issued by the Indian company. Even the address certificate issued by an Indian employer can be submitted in original.

FAQ For Foreign Citizen Form 49AA

What is the full form of PAN?

The full form of PAN is the Permanent Account Number.

What is the form 49AA used for?

Form 49AA is used for creating a new PAN for foreign citizens.

Can any citizen fill form 49AA in his/her native language?

No, form 49AA should be filled in only English with block letters.

What are the documents required to fill the form 49AA?

Documents required for filling form 49AA are proof of identity and proof of address.

How can any citizen apply for their PAN?

An Indian citizen has to fill form 49A to get a PAN card. And foreign citizens have to fill the form 49AA to get a PAN card.

What are the different payment channels available to pay for your PAN?

An applicant can make the payment by money order, credit card, debit card, or net banking.

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