In your interest.
Online Personal Finance Magazine
No beating about the bush.
Even as the government harps on the virtues of paying taxes, fake cards of Permanent Account Numbers (PAN) are proliferating. In December 2005, a top Income Tax official told this writer that the number of PAN cards issued is nearly twice the number of Income Tax assessees. We now know that 43 million PAN cards have been issued, while the last available data with this writer indicates that...