Posted On:  3 weeks ago


Chairman CBEC’s weekly newsletter dated 25.01.2018

On 20th January 2018 I was privileged and happy to be a part of the bhoomi puja on the land for the Zonal Training Institute, NACIN, Hyderabad.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


CBEC reduces late fee in case of delayed filing of FORM GSTR-5

GST Council, hereby waives the amount of late fee payable by any registered person for failure to furnish the return in FORM GSTR-5 by the due date under section 47 of the said Act, which is in excess of an amount of twenty-five rupees for every day during which such failure continues

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


TDS Mechanism under GST

Under the GST regime, section 51 of the CGST Act, 2017 prescribes the authority and procedure for ‘Tax Deduction at Source’. The Government may order the following persons (the deductor) to deduct tax at source.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  4 weeks ago


TCS Mechanism under GST

Tax Collection at Source (TCS) has similarities with TDS, as well as has distinctive features also. TDS refers to tax which is deducted when recipient of goods or services makes some payments under a contract etc. while TCS refers to tax which is collected by the electronic commerce operator when a supplier supplies some goods or services through its portal and the payment for that supply is collected by the electronic commerce operator.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month ago


National Anti-Profiteering Authority in GST

Any reduction in rate of tax on any supply of goods or services or the benefit of input tax credit should have been passed on to the recipient by way of commensurate reduction in prices. However it has been the experience of many countries that when GST was introduced there has been a marked increase in inflation and the prices of the commodities.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month ago


Compensation cess in GST

The compensation cess on goods imported into India shall be levied and collected in accordance with the provisions of section 3 of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975, at the point when duties of customs are levied on the said goods under section 12 of the Customs Act, 1962, on a value determined under the Customs Tariff Act, 1975.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month ago


Electronic Way Bill in GST

A waybill is a receipt or a document issued by a carrier giving details and instructions relating to the shipment of a consignment of goods and the details include name of consignor, consignee, the point of origin of the consignment, its destination, and route. Electronic Way Bill (E-Way Bill) is basically a compliance mechanism wherein by way of a digital interface the person causing the movement of goods uploads the relevant information prior to the commencement of movement of goods and generates e-way bill on the GST portal.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 month 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:  1 month ago


Time of Supply in GST

In order to calculate and discharge tax liability it is important to know the date when the tax liability arises i.e. the date on which the charging event has occurred. In GST law, it is known as Time of Supply. GST law has provided separate provisions to determine the time of supply of goods and time of supply of services.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 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:  3 months ago


Now you can log Complain if Restaurant is charging GST more than 5%

The Government is in GST Council meeting held on 10 November 2017 has decided to reduce rate on 150+ items. The major change was in relation to restaurants service provider. The rate on restaurant was 18% which was reduce to just 5%   The reduction is effective from today 15 November 2017. Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on Restaurant’s will be 5% from existing 18% from

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


On Blockage of Working Capital of Exporters

There are lots of apprehensions expressed in the media about the problem of blockage of working capital for exporters’ post-GST. There are various figures also being discussed on the blockage of such funds, which are wild estimates. Such media reports are not based on facts

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


CLARIFICATION ABOUT TRANSITION CREDIT

There are lots of speculations in the media about the credit of Rs. 65,000 crore claimed by taxpayers in respect of Central Excise and Service Tax in the pre-GST period. Some people are under the impression that because of Rs. 65,000 crore claimed as transition credit, the income of Government this month has plummeted.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


On Branded Food Products & amp.; Actionable Claim

The GST Council, in its 21st meeting held on 9th September, 2017at Hyderabad has, interalia, recommended that for 5% GST rate on cereals, pulses and flours etc.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  5 months ago


Guidelines for division of GST taxpayers between Central & state govt

Based on the decisions taken in the 9th Meeting of the GST Council held on 16 January, 2017 and 21st Meeting of the GST Council held on 9 September, 2017, the following criteria should be followed for the division of taxpayer base between the Center and the States to ensure single interface:

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 months ago


Constitution of National Anti-profiteering Authority under GST

The Rules on anti-profiteering are contained in Chapter-XV (Rule 122 to Rule 137) of the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017 (Rules). As per Rule 122 of the Rules, the National Anti-profiteering Authority (NM) shall, apart from a Chairman, consist of four Technical Members who are or have been Commissioners of State Tax or Central Tax or have held an equivalent post under the existing law, to be nominated by the GST Council.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 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 3B - FAQ GST

GSTR 3B is a simplified summary return and the purpose of the return is for taxpayers to declare their summary GST liabilities for the tax period and the discharge of these liabilities in a timely manner

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 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:  6 months ago


GST FAQ on Queries relating GST receiving from various sectors

-Time of supply of service has been explained in section 13 of CGST Act. The supplier of service will have to issue a tax invoice within 30 days of supply of service (the measurement is finalised by the departmental engineer or service provider whichever is earlier.)in case of reverse charge , government department will raise invoice accordingly [refer section 13(3)].

article author CA Chirag Chauhan