You’ve recently got your PAN Card but see that there is an error on the Card or on the PAN records. Needless to say, but you need to get it corrected as soon as possible. You should pay a fresh Rs.94 as fee and proceed to apply to get a Corrected PAN as described below (for PAN through NSDL only) :
Step by step process
1.Visit this NSDL Tin page.
2.Select ‘Changes or Correction in PAN Details’
3.Select ‘Application for Changes or Correction in PAN Data (PAN Change Request Form)
4.Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select your category (mostly, ‘Individual’)
5.Without selecting any box on the left of the page, Fill all the Mandatory details (fields marked with Red *). Note that 7. Address for Communication will be pre-selected, leave it like that.
6.Now select all those boxes on the left (put a tick mark) where you need the required change. For example, if there is a mistake in your Name printed on the card or on records, select only ‘1.Name’ (and 7. Address for Communication)
7.At the bottom, you need to select a proof of Identity, Proof of Address and Proof of PAN Allotment, which you have to send
8.Then select your form of payment (Online preferred) and Submit
9.In the next screen, verify if all details are correct and submit
A temporary transaction number will be created, which you may take a note some where. If you’ve selected to pay online, you should select your form of payment and continue with your payment.
Once the transaction is completed, you’ll be presented with a Acknowledgement number and form, which you have to take a print, and along with it, the Proof of Identity, Address and PAN Allotment must be sent in an envelop superscribed ‘Application for Change request PAN – Acknowledgement number’ to:Income Tax PAN service unit, National securities depository limited, 3 rd floor, Sapphire chambers, Near Baner Telephone exchange, Baner, Pune 411045
With in 15 days of online application.
Once submitted, you can use the Acknowledgement number to track your PAN card status.