FAQs on GST (CBEC) in English, Hindi & Regional Languages

CBEC’s FAQs on GST {English, Hindi and Regional Languages (Assamese, Bangla, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil & Telugu)}

CBEC has compiled FAQs on GST as a training tool for helping the tax officers as well as the public, stakeholders, etc. to get acquainted with the GST Law. These FAQs have been issued in English, Hindi and Regional Languages like Assamese, Bangla, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil & Telugu. Further, the CBEC has updated the Second edition of FAQs on GST in English language on 31 Mar. 2017.

The FAQ compilation covers broadly 24 topics with Chapters on Registration, Valuation, Input Tax Credit, Assessment, Audit, Refund, Demand and Recovery, Appeals, Advance Ruling, Offence and Penalties etc. The FAQ will serve as a training tool for helping the officers as well as public, to get acquainted with the GST law, i.e. CGST, IGST, UTGST, SGST, etc. and its nuances.

CBEC’s FAQs on GST (Updated Second Edition dt. 31 Mar. 2017)

Topic-wise FAQs on GST in English (updated)

SubjectSubject
Overview of GSTAssessment and Audit
Levy of and ExemptionRefunds
RegistrationDemands and Recovery
Meaning and Scope of SupplyAppeals, Review and Revision
Time of SupplyAdvance Ruling
ValuationSettlement Commission (Omitted)
Payment of TaxInspection, Search, Seizure, Arrest
E-CommerceOffences, Penalties, Prosecution
Job WorkOverview of IGST Act
Input Tax CreditPlace of Supply of Goods/ Service
Input Service DistributorFrontend Process at ST Portal
Returns Process and Input matchingTransitional Provisions

FAQs on GST in Regional Languages & Hindi

Earlier the CBEC had issued FAQs on Model GST Law, in English language, as under:

CBEC’s FAQs on GST (First Edition dt. 21 Sept. 2016)

Based on which and to ensure that the nature, features and provisions of the GST are understood by people speaking regional languages, the CBEC has taken the initiative to provide FAQs on GST in Hindi and Regional Languages. So far, Assamese, Bangla, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil & Telugu versions of FAQs on GST in Regional Languages have been released by the CBEC. It may be noted that these FAQs in Regional/ Hindi languages are pending updation in line with updation of English version as on 31 Mar. 2017.

FAQs on GST in Regional LanguageFAQs on GST in Regional Language
AssameseMalayalam
BanglaOriya
GujaratiPunjabi
HindiTamil
KannadaTelugu

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