top of page

Who needs to register for GST?

Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a consumption tax that is levied on the supply of goods and services in India. GST has been implemented to bring about a uniform tax structure and to eliminate the cascading effect of multiple taxes. One of the key requirements of GST is registration, which is mandatory for certain businesses. In this blog post, we'll take a closer look at who needs to register for GST.

GST Registration_Raag Consultants

1.Businesses with an annual turnover of over Rs. 40 lakhs

Businesses with an annual turnover of more than Rs. 40 lakhs are required to register for GST. In the case of Northeastern and hilly states, the threshold is set at Rs. 10 lakhs.


2.Businesses engaged in inter-state supply of goods and services

Businesses that supply goods or services across state borders are required to register for GST, regardless of their annual turnover.


3.E-commerce operators

E-commerce operators, such as Amazon and Flipkart, are required to register for GST, regardless of their turnover. This is because they act as intermediaries between the seller and the buyer.


4.Businesses registered under previous tax laws

Businesses that were registered under previous tax laws, such as Service Tax, VAT, or Central Excise, are required to register for GST as well.


5.Input service distributors

Input service distributors, who distribute input tax credit to other businesses, are required to register for GST.


6.Casual taxable persons

Casual taxable persons who supply goods or services occasionally in a territory where GST is applicable are required to register for GST.


In conclusion, GST registration is mandatory for businesses that fall under any of the above categories. Failure to register for GST can result in penalties and legal action, so it's important to ensure compliance with the law. If you're unsure whether your business needs to register for GST, it's best to consult a tax professional or visit the official GST portal for more information.

 

Related Srevices:


More Services:

 

3 views0 comments

ความคิดเห็น


bottom of page