PAN Card is a mandatory requirement for all Indian citizens and judicial entities, especially those who pay income tax. Whether you apply for PAN online or offline, you will find two types of PAN application forms – Form 49A and Form 49AA. Resident Indians and entities incorporated in India have to fill Form 49A in order to apply for PAN Card. Foreign nationals and entities incorporated outside the country are also eligible for PAN; they have to fill out Form 49AA for PAN application.
|PAN Application Form||Description|
|Form 49A||To be filled by Indian Citizens, Entities incorporate in India and Indian Companies, Unincorporated entities formed in India|
|Form 49AA||To be filled by individuals not being a citizen of India, Unincorporated entities, Entities incorporated outside India and unincorporated entities formed outside India|