Extension of Deadline for GST Annual Return Filing

Introduction of Extension: Commissioner extends time limit for annual return filing under GST Act.

Applicable Period: Pertains to the period from July 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018.

Class of Registered Persons Affected: Principal place of business in specified states/territories. Categorized based on geographical location.

Revised Due Dates: Varying dates based on location, as specified in the table provided.

First Group Deadline: February 5, 2020, for states like Chandigarh, Delhi, Gujarat, etc.

Second Group Deadline: February 7, 2020, for states like Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Karnataka, etc.

Purpose of Extension: Allows additional time for compliance with annual return filing. Aims to ensure accurate and timely submission. Pramod Kumar, Director, Government of India