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Today we have got the 10 point summary of Tax invoice under GST. Give it a read and we would be pleased to have your feedback!

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Read the points below or find the link to the file by clicking on the picture:

  1. Registered taxable personsupplying taxable goods/ taxable services shall issue a tax invoice. Tax invoice shall include invoice issued by ISD, supplementary and revised invoice issued by a registered taxable person.Thus, the taxable person who has obtained registration under CGST Act and SGST Act can only issue tax invoice.
  1. Tax invoice shall be issued:
  • in case of supply of taxable goods – at the “time of supply”
  • In case of supply of taxable service – within prescribed time
  1. Thus tax invoice in respect of supply of taxable goods is to be issued even before the actual supply takes place i.e. even for advances.
  1. Tax invoice, in case of supply of taxable goods, shall contain description, quantity,value of goods, the tax charged thereon (CGST and SGST/ IGST) and other prescribed particulars.
  1. Tax invoice, in case of supply of taxable goods, shall contain description, the tax charged thereon and other prescribed particulars.
  1. In case registered taxable person is supplying non-taxable goods/ services or have opted composition scheme then “bill of supply” shall be issued instead of tax invoice.
  1. Registered taxable person shall issue a revised invoice against invoice already issued starting from the effective date of registration till the date of issuance of certificate of registration.
  1. In case invoice is not issued within the prescribed time or it is issued incorrectly then taxable person shall be liable to pay penalty under Section 66 of the CGST Act/ SGST Act.
  1. Tax invoice is an essential document for recipient of goods/ services to avail input tax credit.
  1. Where any supply is made for a consideration, then person liable to pay tax shall prominently indicate in all documents relating to assessment, tax invoice and other like documents, the amount of tax which will form part of the price at which such supply is made.

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