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New Delhi: The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the deadline for the PAN- Aadhaar linking to June 30.
The policy-making body of the tax department issued an order yesterday extending the deadline from the current last date of March 31.
The order said, the deadline for the PAN-Aadhaar linking for filing I-T Returns is being extended after consideration of the matter.
The latest order by the CBDT has come in the backdrop of the Supreme Court’s direction earlier this month which extended the March 31 deadline indefinitely till further orders, for linking Aadhaar with various other services like mobile phone numbers and bank accounts.
As per updated data till March 5, over 16.65 crore PANs, out of a total about 33 crore, have been linked with Aadhaar.