Late fee on filing of GSTR-3B for Aug and Sep 2017 waived. Late fee paid will be credited back to taxpayer ledger
Finance Minister Arun Jaitely has tweeted that To facilitate taxpayers, late fee on filing of GSTR-3B for August 2017 & September has been waived. According to the announcement made on his Twitter handle, the late fee paid will be credited back to taxpayer ledger.
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
(CENTRAL BOARD OF EXCISE AND CUSTOMS)
Notification No. 50/2017–Central Tax
New Delhi, the 24th October, 2017
G.S.R. 1326(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 128 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (12 of 2017), the Central Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby waives the late fee payable under section 47 of the said Act, for all registered persons who failed to furnish the return in FORM GSTR-3B for the months of August and September, 2017 by the due date.
[F. No. 349/74/2017-GST (Pt.)]
Dr. SREEPARVATHY S. L.,