What You Need to Know About Online GST Registration

From 1st July 2017, Indian Government has levied a new Indirect Tax regime which is called GST (Goods and Services Tax). Except in some situation, every business dealing in Products need to take legally GST Registration if crosses turnover to Rs. 40 Lacs in Year, however in case of Service Provider limit of turnover is Rs. 20 Lacs. However business can take voluntary registration even if they lesser turnover or do not require legally.

GST Registration is completely online with some of steps to be followed. Business can refer site https://www.gst.gov.in/ to apply for registration. GST Registration is a tedious 11 step process which involves submission of many business details and scanned documents. List of Documents vary as per the Legal Form of Business. Some of documents like PAN Card, Photo, Address Proof like Adhar Card of Owner, Proof of Premise like electricity bill and rent agreement. Application is submitted online and scan copies of all documents uploaded. After successful submission GST Dept will issue ARN as proof successful submission. After 2-4 days department process the application and allot GST online or ask for any clarification. In case of any query application can be revised online and resubmitted with correction in certain time. No physical intervention is needed in whole process. You need to ensure all available documents in good quality scan either in PDF or JPEG in low size and filling information step by step on GST Portal. Use email id and Mobile no as one which is accessible by you in future as well because every correspondence in future is done either on email and mobile no is done by GST Department.

Once you have registered under this regime, you will receive a unique 15 digits PAN based GSTIN (Goods and Service Tax Identification Number).. There are many advantages of GST registration including the fact that you will get a legal identity as a supplier. You can also avail input tax credit and collect GST from recipients of goods and services.

In GST registration also businesses need to consider other aspects as well like:-

If a business operates from more than one state, then a separate GST registration is required for each state. For instance, If a vendor sells in Karnataka and Maharashtra and store the goods at each State he has to apply for separate GST registration in Karnataka and Maharashtra respectively. A business with multiple business verticals in a state may obtain a separate registration for each business vertical.


Further Guideline for E Commerce Operator in case of GST registration is slightly different and they also take the registration of TCS in GST. E Commerce Operator is defined


Further for sake lesser compliance burden Govt has given option to Small businesses having an annual turnover less than Rs. 1.5 crore to opt for Composition scheme. Composition dealers will pay nominal tax rates based on the type of business. Composition scheme of registration can also be by normal registered business in and between Year after opting such option in GST Website.


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