New Common GST Electronic Portal for Invoicing

Portal Notification: Government designates specific websites as the Common Goods and Services Tax Electronic Portal for invoice preparation.

Designated Websites: to enlisted for this purpose.

Explanation: Designated websites managed by the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN), a company under the Companies Act, 2013.

Legal Basis: Notification issued under section 146 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017, and section 20 of the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017.

Effective Date: Portal designation becomes effective from January 1, 2020, as per the official announcement.

Recommendations Considered: Decision made on the recommendations of the Council, ensuring alignment with regulatory requirements.

Issuing Authority: Ruchi Bisht, Under Secretary to the Government of India, confirms the notification implementation.