Posted On:  2 weeks ago


7 myths of GST clarification on Twitter by Government

Revenue secretary addresses doubts on twitter 1. Myth: All invoices need to be generated on computer only Reality: Invoices can be generated manually too 2. Myth: It is said that you need internet all the time for the business

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 weeks ago


How to make family constitution in India

A Family Constitution is a system of joint decision-making, most often by a board of directors and a family council, which helps the owner family govern its relationship with its wealth and enterprises. It is often assisted in this mission by a family constitution capturing the family’s vision and important family values, a family employment policy setting the requirements for the employment of family members in the firm or family office, an ownership

article author Varsha Kewalramani

Posted On:  4 weeks 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:  1 month 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:  1 month ago


Postponement of provision relating to TDS (Section 51) and TCS ( Section 52) of the CGST / SGST Act 2017 - Press Release

With the objective of ensuring smooth rollout of GST and taking into account the feedback received from the trade and industry regarding the provisions of deduction of tax at Source under Section 51 of the CGST / SGST Act 2017 and collection of tax at source under Section 52 of the CGST / SGST Act 2017, the following has been decided :-

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month ago


Sign the Petition - Disability goods to be taxed at zero rate in GST

The Finance Minister, Shri ArunJaitleyon 6 June 2017 stated on social media that daily consumer goods being used by the common man among others to become cheaper after GST.  Ministry of Finance stated that day-to-day commodities will attract zero GST after the indirect tax regime is rolled out on July 1

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month ago


List of documents required for fresh GST registration

The fresh registration window for GST no is going to start from 25th June 2017 for all those who do not have existing Service tax no, vat no or excise no can now directly apply for fresh GST no from 25th onwards. The following are the documents required for fresh enrolment for GST:

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month ago


Format of Invoice in GST for Goods and Service and Mandatory Requirement

Under the GST act the details to be maintained in invoice, types of invoice has been specified. As per nature of transaction they are required to be prepared. Under this article a detailed elaboration has been made on the types of invoices which are required to be prepared along with the details to be mentioned.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month ago


How to pass Accounting and Journal entries under GST and Register to be Maintained (Goods and Service Tax)

Under the new system of one nation one tax, i.e. GST all these taxes (excise, VAT, service tax) will get subsumed into one account and assesse will get benefit of setting of and availing Input credit at all levels. Following are the accounting ledgers which needs to be maintained by assesse for recording in books of accounts apart from Purchase, Sales and other ledgers

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month 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:  1 month ago


Relaxation in return filing procedure for first two months of GST implementation Form GSTR 3B

The government recently has received so many representation from various industry and professionals to postponed date of implementation of GST from 1 July to 1 September. So considering many representation government has given extension for filing returns for first two months, with the objective of ensuring smooth rollout of GST and taking into account the concerns expressed by the trade and industry. For the first two months of GST implementation, the tax would be payable based on a simple return (Form GSTR-3B) containing summary of outward and inward supplies which will be submitted before 20th of the succeeding month.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 month 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:  2 months ago


Registration for GST migration started from 1 June, Step wise process and documents required.

Have you missed to register and migrate to GST. The Enrolment process has started again from 1 June 2017 and will be open for 15 days. All the exsisting taxpayer need to migrate to GST

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


Exempt Services under GST in India from May 2017

Services by Government or a local authority excluding the following services— (i) services by the Department of Posts by way of speed post, express parcel post, life insurance, and agency services provided to a person other than Government;

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


Services under reverse charge as per GST in India

ABCThe fitments of rates of services were discussed on 19 May 2017 during the 14th GST Council meeting held at Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir. The Council has broadly approved the GST rates for services at Nil, 5%, 12%, 18% and 28%. The list of services that will be under reverse charge as approved by the GST

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST rates for services in India as on May 2017

The fitments of rates of services were discussed on 19 May 2017 during the 14th GST Council meeting held at Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir. The Council has broadly approved the GST rates for services at Nil, 5%, 12%, 18% and 28% as listed below. The information is being uploaded immediately after the GST Council’s decision and it will be subject to further vetting during which the list may undergo some changes.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  2 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

Posted On:  2 months ago


GST Rates of all items and goods in India as on May 2017

Outcome of Today's GST Council Meeting at Srinagar-  1) GST Council has decided on rates for all 1,211 items except 6 items. And 81%of the total items to be taxed at below 18% GST rate slabs (As per Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhi Ji Statement) 2) GST council approved seven rules of GST and that remaining two rules relating to transition and return are being vetted by a legal committee. (As per Arun Jaitley Ji Statement) 3) GST Council will tomorrow discuss rates on services. 4) List of exempted items will also be decided tomorrow.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  4 months ago


Top 9 landmark cases and judgments that brought a change in India

Vodafone was embroiled in a $2.5 billion tax dispute over its purchase of Hutchison Essar Telecom services in April 2007.  The transaction involved purchase of assets of an Indian Company, and therefore the transaction, or part thereof was liable to be taxed in India as per the allegations of tax department. Vodafone Group entered India in 2007 through a subsidiary based in the Netherlands, which acquired Hutchison Telecommunications International Ltd’s

article author Dharmesh Jain

Posted On:  4 months ago


FAQs on Transitional Provisions under Goods and Service Tax

A registered person, other than a person opting to pay tax under composition scheme, shall be entitled to take credit in his electronic credit ledger the amount of CENVAT (or VAT credit) credit carried forward in the return of the last period before the appointed day, subject to the conditions stated therein. (Section 140(1) of the CGST/SGST Act)

article author One Roof Consultant