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How to Register Personal PAN Number in Nepal (P-PAN Card Registration)

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Getting a Personal Permanent Account Number (व्यक्तिगत स्थायी लेखा नम्बर) is important for tax return and other purposes. It’s something people from Nepal and other countries need to get if they have business, firm or are salaried in Nepal. This comprehensive guide will help you understand how to apply and get a P-PAN card in Nepal. We’ll explain everything step by step, so it’s easy for you to follow along. Our goal is to make the process smooth and stress-free.

For Nepalese Citizens:

1. Document Scanning

To initiate the process, gather the necessary documents – front and back scans of a passport-sized photo and citizenship. Ensure the files are saved appropriately.

2. Online Navigation

Open your Mozilla Firefox browser.

Type and hit Enter.

Click on Taxpayer Portal.

3. Application Initiation

Navigate to Application for Registration (PAN, VAT, EXCISE).

Enter essential details – Username, Password, Re-Password, and Contact No.

Check the Personal PAN box.

4. Office Verification

Choose the verifying office – for Internal Revenue Office, click on IRO and select your preferred office. Click on TSO for Taxpayer Service Office and choose the office for payment.

Click OK.

Proceed by clicking Continue and note the Submission No.

5. Personal Information

Enter your name and surname in both Nepali and English.

Select your educational background – B.Sc. or AD, and provide your date of birth.

Choose your gender – male, female, or third gender.

Upload the scanned photo by clicking on Browse.

6. Citizenship Details

Upload your Citizenship Card scan and provide Citizenship No., Issuing Office, Place, and Issue Date.

For Non-Nepali Citizens: Follow the same steps as above and additionally:

Upload the scanned file mentioned earlier.

7. Additional Information

If applicable, enter professional license or certificate details.

Specify your work type and profession if you have work experience.

Include family details.

Provide both permanent and temporary addresses.

8. Submission and Verification

Save/Submit the form.

Print the form and visit the selected office for card verification.

This meticulous process ensures accurate and secure P-PAN registration for Nepalese and non-Nepali citizens alike. Following these steps diligently will lead to a verified P-PAN card, essential for various financial transactions.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about PAN registration Process

How long does the P-PAN registration process in Nepal take?

The process typically takes a few weeks, considering document verification and card processing.

Can non-Nepali citizens apply for P-PAN?

Yes, non-Nepali citizens can apply by submitting additional documentation, including a work recommendation.

Is it possible to track the status of my P-PAN application online?

Yes, you can track the status through the Taxpayer Portal using your Submission Number.

What happens if there is an error in my application?

Contact the relevant office immediately to rectify any errors in your application.

Can I apply for P-PAN if I am a student?

Yes, select ‘Others’ as your profession and provide necessary details.

Is there an age limit for P-PAN application?

No, there is no specific age limit for applying for a P-PAN.


Congratulations on completing the P-PAN registration process! Followed our guide and obtained your P-PAN successfully? Share your experience with us! Your feedback helps others navigate this crucial process.

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