how to surrender a duplicate PAN
How to surrender duplicate pan? Please explain the procedure practically.
The procedures to surrender duplicate PAN are:
- Fill a new form for correction in PAN and submit it along with details of PAN to be surrendered and PAN to be retained, or
- Go to PAN surrender form online, fill the form and submit or,
- Write a letter to assessing office with whom you file the returns, keep the aknowledgement copy.
I checked with PRO at Income Tax Office. They have told that we can surrender a PAN by just filing a letter with the relevant jurisdictional Assessing Officer.