PAN form 49 A is designed for the use of Indian citizens, entities incorporated in India, unincorporated entities formed in India and Indian companies. PAN application form 49 A governed under rule 114 of the Income Tax rules, 1962. Form is available both offline and online. You can download the PAN form from the NSDL website.
Assessing Officer (AO Code)
It consists of the Area Code, Range code, AO number ,and AO type. It is to be filled by the applicant and for this, information can be generated online on NSDL Website’s AO Code search for PAN.
Make selection of the title from Mr. and Mrs. and in the blocks provided, write your full name.
Here you need to mention an abbreviation of your name which will print on your PAN card. Always make use of the name that is present on your other documents as well.
Do you have any other name?
In case you have two names, you should mention that second name also in this section.
Mention your gender in this section
Date of Birth/Incorporation/Agreement/Partnership or Trust Deed/ Formation of Body of individuals or Association of Persons
It is to be filled only by individual applicants.
You need to mention in this section, your office address and residential address. In the next section, mark the address (office or residence) that you want to keep as your address for communication. On this same address, your PAN card will be dispatched.
Contact details and E-mail ID
Status of the Applicant
The applicant can fall in any one of the following categories-
It is to be filled in the PAN form only by LLPs, Companies etc.
Source of Income
You can make a selection from the following as per your convenience:
Representative Assessee (RA)
If you are making your income tax filed by another person, then it is must to mentioned her/his address and name in the PAN card form.
Submission of Documents
In the end, the applicant needs to fill his name along with the date and place of application and sign the form.
Procedure to fill form 49 A via offline mode.
Some necessary steps to follow in order to file an application for a PAN card through offline methods:
Procedure to fill form 49 A via online mode
In case you lost your PAN Card, then with the help of PAN number, apply for duplicate PAN card.
In case you want to make any changes in your PAN card then apply for changes in PAN card (like Name, Father's Name, Date of birth ,etc).