Rule 52 of ‘Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Rules 2017’: Payment Voucher
Provisions under Rule 52 of the Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Rules, 2017 relating to “Payment Voucher”, are as under:
CGST Rule 52: Payment Voucher (Chapter-VI: Tax Invoice, Credit and Debit Notes)
A payment voucher referred to in clause (g) of sub-section (3) of section 31 shall contain the following particulars, namely:-
(a) name, address and Goods and Services Tax Identification Number of the supplier if registered;
(b) a consecutive serial number not exceeding sixteen characters, in one or multiple series, containing alphabets or numerals or special characters- hyphen or dash and slash symbolised as “-” and “/” respectively, and any combination thereof, unique for a financial year;
(c) date of its issue;
(d) name, address and Goods and Services Tax Identification Number of the recipient;
(e) description of goods or services;
(f) amount paid;
(g) rate of tax (central tax, State tax, integrated tax, Union territory tax or cess);
(h) amount of tax payable in respect of taxable goods or services (central tax, State tax, integrated tax, Union territory tax or cess);
(i) place of supply along with the name of State and its code, in case of a supply in the course of inter-State trade or commerce; and
(j) signature or digital signature of the supplier or his authorised representative.
Above information is based on Updated Compilation of “CGST Rules 2017” (as amended upto 9 Oct. 2018) shared by CBIC (i.e. as notified/ amended upto 9 Oct. 2018 by the CBIC). For detailed/ official information and/or subsequent updates, please refer relevant Notifications.
It may be noted that Rules 27 to 138 (pertaining to various Chapters) of the Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Rules, 2017 were initially notified by CBIC (CBEC) vide CGST (2nd Amendment) Rules, 2017 Notification No. 10/2017 Central Tax dt. 28 June 2017, applicable w.e.f. 1 July 2017 (or as may be specified in respective Rules).