Form No.GSTR-9 (Annual Return) and GSTR-9C (Reconciliation Statement) Simplified
The Government has extended the due dates of filing of
1. Form GSTR-9 (Annual Return) and
2. Form GSTR-9C (Reconciliation Statement)
for Financial Year 2017-18 to 31 st December 2019
for Financial Year 2018-19 to 31 st March 2020.
The Government has also decided to simplify these forms by making various fields of these forms as optional.
Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC) Notified the amendments regarding the simplification of GSTR-9 (Annual Return) and GSTR-9C (Reconciliation Statement) which inter-alia allow the taxpayers to not to provide split of input tax credit availed on inputs, input services and capital goods and to not to provide HSN level information of outputs or inputs, etc. for the financial year 2017-18 and 2018-19.