PAN Card Application under Income Tax
1. Foreign Citizens / Entities – Form 49AA
Income Tax Department has released a New PAN application Form, i.e. PAN Card Application Form 49AA for foreign citizens / entities, i.e. Individuals not being a citizen of India, LLP registered outside India, Company registered outside India, Firm formed or registered outside India, Association of persons(Trusts) formed outside India, Association of persons (other than Trusts) or body of individuals or local authority or artificial juridical person formed or any other entity (by whatever name called) registered outside India.
2. Indian Citizens / Entities – Form 49A
PAN applications by Indian citizens / entities are required to be furnished in the new forms prescribed by Income Tax Deptt. Accordingly, they will have to submit their ‘Application for allotment of new PAN’ in revised PAN Card Form 49A only.