A business whose turnover is above Rs. 20 lakh has to register for GST. Also, some special businesses are also required to register for GST. Every registered taxpayer is issued a GST Registration Certificate in Form GST REG-06. If you are a registered taxpayer you can also download the certificate from the GST portal. The registration certificate is available for downloading only on the GST Portal. The government does not issue any physical certificate.
7th March 2019
The CBIC has notified that GST registration is not required if annual turnover is below Rs 40 lakhs only in case of a supplier of goods except:
a) Cases of compulsory GST registration
b) Icecream, edible ice, pan masala, tobacco and its substitutes
c) Those making sales within States of Arunachal Pradesh,
Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Puducherry, Sikkim, Telangana, Tripura & Uttarakhand
d) Choosing Voluntary registration
The notification will be effective from 1st April 2019.
Attention GST registered taxpayers!
31st March 2018 is the deadline to opt into Composition for FY 2018-19 for:
Any GST registered taxpayer who want to opt for the Composition scheme for FY 2018-19;
31st March 2018 is the deadline to file the intimation in Form GST CMP-02 to opt into composition scheme for the FY 2018-19.
Follow our Step-by-step Guide to file CMP-02
Also, furnish statement in form ITC-03 within 60 days of commencement of the FY 2018-19 to declare the ITC claim that has to be reversed on inputs/capital goods in stock, in semi-finished or in finished goods.
Here is a step-by-step process to download GST Registration Certificate:
Step 1 – Login to GST Portal.
Step 2 – Go to ‘Services’ > ‘User Services’ > ‘View/ Download Certificate.
Step 3 – Click on the ‘Download’ icon.
The certificate contains all the details of the business. On the first page, basic details like name, address, and date of registration of the business are displayed.
The second page is ‘Annexure A’ which contains details of any additional place of business.
The third page ‘Annexure B’ has information of the Person in Charge of the business.