What is GST Portal?
The GST Portal hosted at https://www.gst.gov.in/ is a website where all the returns and registration related processes under GST is carried out. The registration, uploading of returns, uploading of invoices and payment of taxes, etc are required to be done on the GST Portal.
How to register on GST portal?
Existing taxpayers or new businesses can apply to register and submit the required documents. All the existing registered taxpayers will be granted provisional registration initially and would be required to submit additional documents within 6 months. You can find out the entire process of registration in our article on GST Registration.
How to Login to the GST Portal?
Step 1: Click on Login on the home page.
Step 2: Enter Username and Password and Captcha code
Step 3: You will be taken to the dashboard on successful login where you can see a summary of the GST Credits that you have, GST Payable (if any), Notices, etc.
This time authorities have also provided a video tutorial for users to understand the functionality of the portal. This is a 20-minute self-running video tutorial, which will perhaps be one of the most useful resources for taxpayers to understand the system. Click here to watch GST video based tutorial.
In case you still have doubts over the navigation, you may refer to the user manual, wherein all the functionalities are explained in detail. Click here to read the user manual for the portal.
You can also check the system requirements to run this portal on your individual machine. So in case if you are struggling to browse the website on your system, or if it is not loading correctly on your web browser, you may refer this system requirement page.
And finally, if you still have queries left, you may refer to the FAQ section here, which contains a comprehensive list of questions and answers thereof.