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GST Portal Login – Guide on How to login to Government GST Portal India

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GST Portal or government GST portal is hosted at https://www.gst.gov.in/. GST login portal is a website where all the compliance activities of GST can be done before and after GST gov login. Activities such as the GST registration, return filing, payment of taxes, application for refund, etc. can be done on the GST login Portal.

In this article we will discuss the following :

  1. GST Portal Registration
  2. GST Portal Login
  3. GST Portal Services
 

Latest Updates on GST Portal

21st August 2020

The Aadhaar authentication process has been introduced for GST registration. Details are available on our article here.

6th August 2020

1. There’s a new facility on the GST portal for tax filers to get the invoice-wise details of input tax credit that has been auto-populated in Table 8A of the GSTR-9 annual return.

The same can be obtained by clicking on the ‘Download Table 8A Document Details’ button appearing under the instructions, at the top of the GSTR-9 return form.

2. The offline tool (Excel utility) for filing Form GSTR-4 by Composition Scheme taxpayers is available for download on the GST portal.

3.  Taxpayers are now allowed to file another application for Revocation of Cancellation of Registration, if their previous application has been rejected.

As on 21st July 2020

Filing facility of GSTR-4 (Annual Return) for FY 2019-20 is now available on the GST login portal.

As on 20th February 2020

Filing facility of GSTR-9 and GSTR-9C for FY 2018-19 is now operational on the GST login portal.

1. How to register on GST Portal?

Visit the gst.gov.in website and make an application for GST Registration. On submission of all the details and documents, an acknowledgement number is allotted. After due verification by the GST officer, the registration process is completed by allocation of GST Identification Number (GSTIN). In the process, you will also get username and can set password for GST gov login. You can read our article to learn the entire process of GST registration.

2. How to Login to the GST login Portal?

Step 1: Visit gst.gov.in/GST portal and click on ‘Login’ appearing on the right hand corner of the homepage for GST gov login. GST Portal login - gst.gov.in   Step 2: Enter the username, password, captcha code and click on ‘LOGIN’. steps for gst portal login   Step 3: You will see your dashboard upon a successful GST gov login. You can view a summary of the GST credits that you have, GST payable (if any), notices received, if any, along with return filing options. steps for gst portal login

3. Services Available on GST Portal

Here is a list of some services available on the GST Portal. Click on the service to see the detailed guide.
  1. Application for Registration for Normal Taxpayer, ISD, Casual Dealer
  2. Application for GST Practitioner
  3. Opting for Composition Scheme (GST CMP-02)
  4. Stock intimation for Composition Dealers (GST CMP-03)
  5. Opting out of Composition Scheme (GST CMP-04)
  6. Filing GST Returns
  7. Payment of GST
  8. Filing Table 6A of GSTR-1 (Export Refund)
  9. Claim Refund of excess GST paid (RFD-01)
  10. Furnish Letter of Undertaking(LUT)(RFD-11)
  11. Transition Forms (TRAN-1, TRAN-2, TRAN-3)
  12. Viewing E-Ledgers
  13. Filing of GSTR-9 -Annual Return
  14. Filing of GSTR-9C -Reconciliation Statement
Other than the above services changing core and non-core fields, browsing notices received, filing ITC Forms, Engage/ Disengage GST Practitioner are some of the other services provided on the GST Portal/ GSTN.  

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