I cannot link my PAN number to PayPal

You may not enter the name as per PAN Data. Sometimes you will enter your name on your PAN Card

For example, My Pan Name is Mohan L on my PAN Card

But in the PAN Database, my name is Mohan Loo

So I request you to check once with the database name

To receive international payments

You can activate your account instantly to receive international payments by providing information online. Make sure you are providing valid data for successful KYC verification.

Verify your PAN

Your PAN (Permanent Account Number) number is collected during the account creation. For businesses, Business PAN is ordered.

To successfully verify the PAN, it needs to meet the following requirements

  • The name on the PayPal account should match the name on the PAN card
  • PAN needs to be in good standing and valid
  • For Individual PANs only – the PAN needs to be linked to Aadhaar

As per the regulations, if your PAN is not linked to your Aadhaar, the PAN will be considered inoperative and cannot be verified. You can connect your PAN to your Aadhaar by visiting the income tax website and following the instructions listed there