Posted On:  5 days ago


Transition Provisions under GST

GST is a significant reform in the field of indirect taxes in our country. Multiple taxes levied and collected by the Centre and States have been replaced by one tax called Goods and Services Tax (GST). GST is a multi-stage value added tax on consumption of goods or services or both.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 days ago


Input Tax Credit Mechanism in GST

Uninterrupted and seamless chain of input tax credit (hereinafter referred to as, “ITC”) is one of the key features of Goods and Services Tax. ITC is a mechanism to avoid cascading of taxes. Cascading of taxes, in simple language, is ‘tax on tax’. Under the present system of taxation, credit of taxes being levied by Central Government is not available as set-off for payment of taxes levied by State Governments, and vice versa. One of the most important features of the GST system is that the entire supply chain would be subject to GST to be levied by Central and State Government concurrently.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 days ago


Tax Invoice and other such instruments in GST

Generally speaking, an invoice is a commercial instrument issued by a seller to a buyer. It identifies both the trading parties and lists, describes, and quantifies the items sold, shows the date of shipment and mode of transport, prices and discounts, if any, and delivery and payment terms

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 week ago


Concept of Aggregate Turnover in GST

“aggregate turnover” means the aggregate value of all taxable supplies (excluding the value of inward supplies on which tax is payable by a person on reverse charge basis), exempt supplies, exports of goods or services or both and inter-State supplies of persons having the same Permanent Account Number, to be computed on all India basis but excludes central tax, State tax, Union territory tax, integrated tax and cess.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 week ago


GST on advances received for future supplies

Time of supply determines when the taxpayer is required to discharge tax on particular supply. Time of supply provisions are governed by Section 12 to 14 of the CGST Act, 2017. As per the said provisions, the time of supply is determined with reference to the time when the supplier receives payment with respect to the supply as well as a few other references like issue of invoice, receipt of goods etc. In general, the time of supply is earliest of issuance of invoice or receipt of payment.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


Cancellation of Registration in GST

The registration granted under GST can be cancelled for specified reasons. The cancellation can either be initiated by the department on their own motion or the registered person can apply for cancellation of their registration. In case of death of registered person, the legal heirs can apply for cancellation.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  2 months ago


Latest GST Return Due Dates and requirement to file GSTR 3B and GSTR 1

Aggregate annual turnover of taxpayers upto 1.5 crorein accordance to the revised due dates are to file their returns on quarterly basis whereas, Aggregate annual turnover of taxpayers beyond 1.5 crore in accordance to revised due dates are required to continue their filing process on monthly basis

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


Composition scheme for Small Traders, Manufacturers, Restaurants

Tax payer who option for composition scheme ,have to file only one quarterly return with details of tot turnover .invoice with details are not necessary ,bill of supply will suffice .first such return for the quarter July - September ,2017 has to be filed by 18th October .Form GSTR-4A not to be filed for this quarter.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


No additional burden on Home buyers under GST

The CBEC and States have received several complaints that in view of the works contract service tax rate under GST at 12% in respect of under construction flats, complex etc, the people who have booked flats and made part payment are being asked to make entire payment before 1st July 2017 or to face higher tax incidence for payment made after 1st July 2017. This is against the GST law. as explained below.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


GST filing date extend till 10th oct and outcome of GST council meeting

Recommendations made by the GST Council in the 21st meeting at Hyderabad on 9th September, 2017 The GST Council, in its 21st meeting held at Hyderabad on 9th September 2017, has recommended the following measures to facilitate taxpayers: a) In view of the difficulties being faced by taxpayers in filing returns, the following revised schedule has been approved

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


How to file GSTR 1-FAQ GST

GSTR 1 is a monthly Statement of Outward Supplies to be furnished by all normal and casual registered taxpayers making outward supplies of goods and services or both and contains details of outward supplies of goods and services

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


GST FAQ on MSNS

a registered person will have to approach only one tax authority for all practical purposes. Each registered person would have one tax administration office, either of the Centre or of the State. Legal provisions (called cross empowerment) have been made to ensure that one officer can discharge all functions under CGST, SGST and IGST Act. The registered person would be informed of the tax administration concerned with him.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


GST FAQ on TEXTILE

Raw jute has been kept at NILL rate of GST i.e. there would be no tax on jute .therefore, as per section 23(1)(a)of the CGST Act ,2017 the supplier dealing only in raw jute are not required to register. Jute mile s are not required to pay tax under Reverse Charge Mechanism (RCM) as mentioned under section 9(4)of the CGST Act,2017

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


GST FAQ on IT/ITES

In terms of Schedule II of the CGST Act 2017, development, design, programming, customization, adaptation, up gradation, enhancement, implementation of information technology software and temporary transfer or permitting the use or enjoyment of any intellectual property right are treated as services.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


GST FAQ on Food Processing

: In accordance with the provisions of section 25(4) of the CGST Act, 2017, branches in different States are considered as distinct persons. Further, as per Schedule I, this constitutes supply made in the course or furtherance of business between distinct persons even if made without consideration

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  7 months ago


Do you really require to buy Software for GST?

The most common question asked by many SMEs right now is the required to have software for migration or implementation or filing returns for the GST. There are many software which are available in the market by the GSP service provider starting from range of Rs 3000 to 25000. Are these software’s really worth? Do your organization really require GST software

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  7 months ago


Short FAQs on Tweets Questions received by GST_GOI handle

The tweets received by ask GST_ GoI handle were scrutinized and developed into a short FAQ of 100 tweets.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  7 months ago


Return filing procedure under GST

1. Every registered person is required to file (i) Details of Outward Supply; (ii) Details of Inward Supply; and (iii) Return for the prescribed tax period. 2. UN agencies have to file return for the month during which they make purchases. They would not be required to file regular return. 3. Common return is pre

article author Kailash Dave

Posted On:  7 months ago


Analysis of Goods & Service Tax (GST) on Real Estate Industry

If Government/GST Council will rectify defects pointed out by me in the said article then it will help in reducing inflation & also help in achieving Government’s mission of creating employment, creating smart cities, good infrastructure & ‘Housing for All’ mission by 2022. Please note that my above article is also uploaded in www.taxguru.in website on 29-05-2017.

article author CA JINESH GADA

Posted On:  8 months ago


Composition scheme under the GST

The word ‘composition’ comes from the Latin componere, meaning "put together". It is a feature of Indirect Tax laws that in order to provide a comfort to assessee from complying with the requirement of paying tax on value addition by maintaining detail of ‘inputs’ and ‘outputs’, a option is provided to go for a put together scheme.

article author KUNAL BUDHRAJA