Central Government notifies Exemption from Quoting Aadhaar / Enrolment ID to certain individuals
CBSE affiliated schools to set up Aadhaar enrolment centres
Linking of Aadhaar with PAN – Income Tax Department launches much easier method now – Facility available in the home of Income Tax E-filing website and accessed without the need to login.
It is now mandatory to quote the Aadhaar number while filing your income tax returns, but there are still people who haven’t applied for one yet.
However, should the government’s proposition be upheld, it could very well be possible that failing to update one’s Aadhaar could become an offence.
“Actually, Aadhaar has very strong privacy regulation built into it… But the area we are working on is enforcement,” Ms. Sundararajan said.
The move, primarily aimed at tackling the issue of bogus identities, comes at a time when authorities are bolstering measures to deal with the menace of shell companies, suspected to be used for laundering illicit funds. The government will soon make quoting of Aadhaar number compulsory for key managerial personnel and directors in regulatory filings […]
As the Modi government aggressively pushes the linking of biometric-based Aadhaar to key identity documents, bank and phone records of Indian citizens, Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani, hailed as the architect’ of the Aadhaar scheme, has also stressed the need for a strong data protection and privacy laws. In an interview with the Economic Times, Nilekani […]
New Delhi: In its attempt to minimise paperwork for air travel, the government is looking to roll out a digital system for airport entry and boarding flights using a flier’s Aadhaar number and mobile phone. Under the proposed “digi yatra” initiative, the civil aviation ministry is looking to make “boarding pass and security check-in” digital. […]
How can black money flow end if Section 139AA makes linking of Aadhaar with PAN only in the case of individuals filing returns and not the companies.
The Aadhaar numbers of lakhs of pension beneficiaries are suspected to have been displayed on a government website in Jharkhand in violation of the Aadhaar Act
Mandatory Quoting of Aadhaar For PAN Applications & Filing Return of Income Section 139AA of the Income-tax Act, 1961 as introduced by the Finance Act, 2017
The latest version of the app enables payments through a fingerprint scanner by authenticating biometric details of the user against the Aadhaar database.
Link bank Accounts to Aadhaar by April: Income Tax department Accounts opened from July 2014 to August, 2015 will have to submit know your customer (KYC) details and their Aadhaar number to banks and financial institutions by April 30 and self-certify them to comply with FATCA regulations (Foreign Tax Compliance Act), the income tax department […]
The e-filing portal has already activated a functionality of linking PAN with Aadhaar. Around 1.08 crore assessees have already Aadhaar-linked PAN.