At Amitarun we help Foreign Nationals apply and obtain PAN in a simplified manner.
List of documents that will be required to apply PAN of a Foreign National in India.
Proof of identity: Copy of Passport
Proof of Address (either of following documents duly translated in English):
1. Copy of other national or citizenship Identification Number or Taxpayer Identification Number duly attested by “Apostille” (in respect of the countries which are signatories to the Hague Convention of 1961) or by the Indian Embassy or High Commission or Consulate in the country where the applicant is located or authorised officials of overseas branches of Scheduled Banks registered in India or
2. Copy of Bank account statement in the country of residence with address, or
3. Copy of Registration certificate issued by the Foreigner's Registration Office (FRRO) showing Indian address, or
4. Copy of Visa granted & Copy of appointment letter or contract from Indian Company & Certificate (in original) of Indian address issued by the employer. Further note that In case Office Address (of India). is mentioned in application made by foreign citizens, then it is mandatory to provide following documents as proof for office address in addition to any of the above residence proof:
Copy of appointment letter/contract from Indian Company and
Certificate (in original) of address in India of applicant issued by authorized signatory of employer on employer's letter head mentioning the PAN of the employer and
Copy of PAN card for the PAN mentioned in the employer's certificate.