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Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITR: Supreme Court

Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITR: Supreme Court
Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITR: Supreme Court
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New delhi sources stated that a bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and S Abdul Nazeer said the top court has already decided the matter and upheld the section 139AA of the Income Tax Act. Meanwhile the court's direction came on an appeal filed by the Centre against a delhi High Court order allowing two persons, Shreya Sen and Jayshree Satpute, to file Income Tax returns for 2018-19 without linking their Aadhaar and PAN numbers.

Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITR: Supreme Court

The bench said "The aforesaid order was passed by the High Court having regard to the fact that the matter was pending consideration in this Court. Thereafter, this Court has decided the matter and upheld the vires of section 139AA of the Income Tax Act. In view thereof, linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory". Furthermore the top court noted that with regard to Assessment Year 2018-19, it has been informed that the two petitioners had filed the Income Tax returns in terms of the orders of the High Court and the assessment has also been completed".



Moreover five-judge constitution bench had held that while Aadhaar would remain mandatory for filing of I-T returns and allotment of Permanent Account Number (PAN), it would not be mandatory to link Aadhaar to bank accounts and telecom service providers cannot seek its linking for mobile connections.


Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITR: Supreme Court
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