Who is liable for GST Registration
Upon Reaching Turnover of 20 Lakh:
If your current supply of goods over Rs. 40 lakh or service is over Rs. 20 lakh, you need to obtain GST Registration (if your business operates exclusively in the North Eastern states, Rs. 10 lakh).
Inter-State Sales or Service provider:
Anyone supplying goods or services to another state, need to apply for GST regardless of turnover. Even online service provider serving customers in another State will instantly attract GST registration.
Supplier of Online Information:
Any person supplying online information and database services from outside India to a person in India need to register irrespective of turnover
Who owns , operates & manages digital platform for e-commerce. Eg: Flipkart, Amazon etc.
Vendors selling through Ecommerce Portals:
Persons who supply goods or services through ecommerce sites
Non- Residents & Importers:
Any Non-resident person or company supplying goods or services in India need to take the registration regardless of turnover.
What is CGST,SGST& IGST
Central GST (CGST)
When the supply of goods and services takes place WITHIN the state(Intra – state),that is when the Supplier and the Consumer both are in the same state,two taxes will be levied. One part is levied by the State Government and the other is by Central Government. Hence the tax levied by the central government is known as Central GST.
State GST (SGST)
State GST is the component of GST that will be collected by the state government on all items ,both goods and services on intra-state trade.
Integrated GST (IGST)
When the supply of goods and services takes place BETWEEN two States (Inter-state), that is when the place of Supplier and the Consumer are in different states, Integrated GST is levied by the central government. In case of Inter State supply of Goods and Services only IGST will be applicable.