Search GST Number / GSTIN by PAN on GST Portal
GST portal allows searching the GST Number or GSTIN of an entity using its PAN.
Follow this Step-by-step guide to search GSTIN of a business using GST Portal:
Step 1: Go to the GST Portal
Step 2: Navigate to Search Taxpayer > Search by PAN
Step 3: Enter the PAN (Permanent Account Number) of the business
Step 4: Interpret and enter the CAPTCHA code and click on search
Step 5: A list of GST Numbers or GSTINs associated with the PAN is displayed with the details of the state of registration and the status
Step 6: If there is no GSTIN issued on the entered PAN, or if the PAN entered for GSTIN check is incorrect, in that case, an error message is displayed
1. Can I search for GST Number or GSTIN using the legal name of the business?
Only by using the PAN GST Numer or GSTIN can be searched. GSTIN cannot be searched using the legal name or any other detail of the business. On the other hand, if you have a GSTIN, you can verify the details of the business using the GSTIN.