The introduction of the Nagarik App is being seen as the beginning of a new era of digital Nepal. You can now enjoy different government services easily online using this app. Recently, It caused quite an excitement among the users when they knew that they can obtain their PAN without having to visit any government office. You can also register your PAN easily without any hassle of visiting the government office. Here’s is a complete guide for you to register your PAN using Nagarik App.
What is PAN and why do you need it?
Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique 10-digit alphanumeric number provided by the government for any individual or taxpayer. Having a PAN identifies the holder as a taxpayer in Nepal. This is done to keep track of the taxes paid by the citizens.
PAN is used for various financial activities such as getting salary, import, export, asking for loans, buying mutual funds, business transactions, etc. It is mandatory for all the salaried workers of both private and government firms to register and have a PAN from the fiscal year 2019/20.
It is free of cost and can neither be changed nor renewed once it is issued. Although by now, many have their PAN cards, some are still struggling with the procedure of PAN registration in Nepal. However, you can easily issue your PAN using Nagarik App.
How to Register PAN Using Nagarik App?
In order to register your PAN, you need to register for Nagarik App. For this, you need to verify your citizenship details. I have already written an article on how to register for Nagarik App. If you haven’t made a Nagarik App account yet, you can go through this article if you need help.
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After you have registered for Nagarik App, you can apply for PAN from your Dashboard. Similarly, you can use other different features of this app.
Follow these steps to register your PAN using Nagarik App:
1. Login to your Nagarik app.
2. Click on the ‘PAN’ option from the dashboard.
3. Tap on the ‘Register PAN’ to apply for a PAN number.
4. Select the office nearest to you and ‘Proceed.’
5. Enter all the required details, attach a passport size photo and click on ‘Proceed’.
- Date of Birth
- Citizenship Number
- Citizenship issued date and district
- Permanent Address
- Current Address
- Family Details
- Passport Size Photo
6. Confirm all the details and ‘Submit’ your application.
7. After completion, you will receive your PAN within the app.
Following these steps, you can easily register for PAN using Nagarik App. You don’t need to stand in long queues just for this simple task. You can use other different features of the Nagarik App. If you have any queries regarding this topic, do comment on us.
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