Monthly Archives: August 2011

Attention NRIs & PIOs – PAN Card is now Compulsory.!

A Few Helpful Points that we wanted to share with NRIs & Foreign Nationals. What is a PAN Number? Permanent Account Number (PAN) refers to a ten-digit alphanumeric number, issued in the form of a laminated card, by the Income Tax Department in India. It can be considered as a Indian Tax Number (Tax ID) and an ID proof. Is it Necessary for NRIs to have a PAN Card? PAN is mandatory as per the Indian Income Tax Department. With effect from April 1, 2006,    […]