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Documents required for GST Registration

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Sakshi Shah

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GST Registration
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Last updated on April 26th, 2021

GST Registration means allotment of a GST Number or GSTIN to the taxpayer who is liable to collect GST from its customers and pay it to the government. The taxpayer can claim the Input Tax Credit of taxes paid on purchases before making payment of tax. Documents required for GST Registration depends on the nature of the business. The taxpayer can apply for GST Registration on the GST Portal.

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List of Documents required for GST Registration

Business related Documents

Once the GST Registration is approved by the tax officer, the taxpayer needs to login to the GST Portal using the credentials shared on registered email. When the taxpayer logs in to the GST Portal, he/she is required to submit the proof of bank account.
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Once the GST Registration is approved by the tax officer, the taxpayer needs to login to the GST Portal using the credentials shared on registered email. When the taxpayer logs in to the GST Portal, he/she is required to submit the proof of bank account.

FAQs

How to change GST registration details?

In order to change the details of your registration, you need to visit the GST official portal. Go to Services > Registration > Amendment of Registration Non-Core Fields. Select the desired tab and make the necessary changes.

How to download GST registration certificate?

You can download the GST registration certificate from the GST Portal. Go to Services > User Services > View/Download Certificates. Click on download. Your GST registration certificate will be downloaded.

Can I save the application for change of details in GST Registration?

Yes. The application made to change or update details can be saved. However, if the application is not submitted within 15 days from the date of starting the application, it will get canceled automatically.

Got Questions? Ask Away!

  1. Hey @HarshitShah

    GST Registration is the application for GST Number or GSTIN(GST Identification Number). Under the GST(Goods and Service Tax) Regime, it is mandatory for to have GSTIN to collect, pay GST and claim the Input Tax credit.

    For GST registration, the dealer has the following options:

    • Compulsory Registration: Under certain scenarios, the businesses have to get registration under GST

    When is Compulsory GST Registration needed?

    • Voluntary Registration: The business does not have the liability to register under GST, however, can apply for GST Registration. This usually is when the businesses are willing to take advantage of the Input Tax Credit facility

    • Registration under Composition Scheme: Composition scheme is a voluntary and optional scheme for registering under GST. Under the composition scheme, the compliance is simpler and lesser returns are to be filed. The tax is to be filed at a fixed rate. If the business turnover is in between INR 40 Lakhs and 1.5 Crores, they can opt for GST Registration under Composition Scheme

    • No Registration: In the case, when your business does not fall under the conditions for compulsory registration you do not require GST Registration

    Read more on GST Registration Types.

    Hope this helps!