Non-filers of GST returns for 2 months to be barred from generating e-way bills from June 21

With almost two years into GST implementation, the government is now focussing on anti-evasion measures to shore up revenue and increase compliance.

GST Council clears 20 per cent cashback on digital payments, with Rs 100 cap

Revenue shortfall concerns and issues being faced by micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) dominated the 29th meeting of the GST Council. The Council approved a six-member ministerial panel, headed by Minister of State for Finance Shiv Pratap Shukla, to look into the issues of MSMEs.


GSTN designing tools for taxmen to analyse data to check evasion

GSTN Chief Executive Prakash Kumar said the next focus of the company will be on providing data analytics and improving user interface on the GSTN portal, besides developing backend system for assessment, audit, appeal and advance ruling for 27 states.

Intra-state e-way bill rollout in five states from April 15

The announcement came ten days after the rollout of the e-way bill system for inter-state movement of goods and intra-state e-way bill system for Karnataka.

Despite no past data, GSTN fully prepared for intra-state e-way bills: CEO Prakash Kumar

The system is designed based on law. The government has incorporated many of the suggestions made by stakeholders in the law and those have also been incorporated in the system, says Prakash.

Group of Ministers on GST Network to meet on Wednesday

Besides, the deadline for filing the final sales returns GSTR-1 was extended from December 31, 2017, to January 10, 2018, after some taxpayers complained of troubles in uploading returns.


GSTN: Editing facility in interim returns soon

Following its fourth meeting with Infosys, Sushil Modi said as part of a review meeting, they had decided to introduce editing facility in the filing of the GSTR 3B summary filing

GST: Exporters can start claiming refunds this week for tax paid in August and September

GST Network, the company handling IT infrastructure for the indirect tax regime, will launch an online application for processing of refunds this week

GST Council meet tomorrow; exporters may get some relief

The committee, set up under Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia on issues faced by exporters, is likely to submit its preliminary report to the Council on Friday.

GSTN CEO: Payment updates reflecting on portal, no issues

As tax consultants, small business owners struggle with overloading of the portal, GSTN CEO said that there are no issues regarding payment of tax not getting reflected on challans of the taxpayers.