GST TDS Return (GSTR-7) Due Date Extended Further
We all know that GST department had recently brought back the provision of Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) and Tax Collection at Source (TCS), under the sections 51 & 52 respectively of the CGST Act 2017.
These provisions were made effective from 1st October 2018 and through a gazette notification, so as to of upgrade and strengthen the GST tax structure and to check GST tax evasion.
Very importantly, the GST department has extended the due date for TDS returns under GST, i.e. FORM GSTR-7 for the months of October 2018 to January 2019. The due date for all these TDS returns under GST is 28th February 2019.
#1. What is GSTR-7?
GSTR-7 is a is a monthly GST return that is to be filed by registered persons who are supposed to deduct TDS (Tax Deducted at Source) under GST.
- Every taxpayer who is having a GST registration and is authorized to make tax deduction under GST is now supposed to perform a separate GST return filing procedure.
- The individuals who are having GST Registration as the Tax Deductors have to file a TDS return under GST. This return is filed in FORM GSTR-7.
Know the complete process of TDS under GST.
#2. What is the time limit for filing GSTR-7?
The deadline for GST return filing for the Tax Deductors is set at 10th of every next month. The GSTR-7 return has to be furnished within 10 days from the end of the month in which TDS deduction was done.
#3. What was the previous GSTR-7 filing due-date?
The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) had earlier notified on 29th November 2018, that deadline for the filing of GSTR-7 return, for the months of October, November and December 2018 respectively, has been extended till 31st January 2019.
#4. How was the GSTR-7 due date extended?
On the 31st January 2019, the CBIC notified that the due date for GSTR-7 return, for the months of October, November and December 2018 respectively, has been further extended from 31st January 2019 till 28th February 2019.
The CBIC has now notified that the due date for filing GSTR-7 for the month of January 2019 has also been extended till 28th February 2019.
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