Five things you need to know about your PAN card

PAN is a 10 digit aplha numeric number, where the first 5 characters are letters, the next 4 numbers and last one a letter again.
The meaning of each number has been explained below,

​1. F​irst three characters are alphabetic series running from AAA to ZZZ

​​ ​​2.F​ourth character of PAN represent the status of the PAN holder

  • C - Company
  • P - Perosn
  • H - HUF (Hindu Unidivied Family)
  • F - firm
  • A - Association of persons (AOP)
  • T - AOP (Trust)
  • B - Body of Individuals (BOI)
  • L - Local Authority
  • J - Artificial Juridical Person
  • G - Government

​​3. F​ifth Character represents first character of the PAN holder’s last name

​​4. N​ext four characters are sequential number running from 0001 to 9999

​5. L​ast character in PAN is an alphanumeric check digit

Date of issue of PAN card is mentioned at the right (vertical) hand side of the photo on PAN card.


More Articles

cartier panthere replica watches breitling diamond bezel mens watch replica watch platinum watch rolex panerai luminor marina 40mm review fake watches breitling ab0110 replica certified breitling service centers audemars piguet replica watches womens hublot replica watches tag heuer link calibre 5 rolex replica breitling list titan ladies watches replica watch hublot laferrari winding tank louis cartier price swiss replica watches