Once again due date has been extended in GST , this time for annual return under GST and GST audit report . Original due date was 31.12.2018 but till 7th December , requisite forms has not been updated on GST portal and under prepared GST team has extended the due date for such return as a face saving tactics.God knows for how many time more these extensions will come in future . The whole system of GST is depended on IT and the same is not on tract even after One year and 9 months from implementation of the GST i.e 01.07.2017.
Press Release 7th December, 2018
Extension of due date for filing FORM GSTR-9, FORM GSTR-9A and FORM GSTR-9C
FORM GSTR-9 and FORM GSTR-9A have been notified vide notification No. 39/2018-Central Tax, dated 04.09.2018 while FORM GSTR-9C has been notified vide notification no. 49/2018-Central Tax, dated 13.09.2018 as part of the CGST Rules.
2. The competent authority has decided to extend the due date for filing FORM GSTR-9, FORM GSTR-9A and FORM GSTR-9C till 31st March, 2019. The requisite FORMs shall be made available on the GST common portal shortly.
Relevant order is being issued.