The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), on Wednesday, issued the clarification in respect of certain challenges faced by the registered persons in the implementation of provisions of Goods and Service Tax (GST) Laws.
The circular was issued addressing the Principal Chief Commissioners of Central Tax and the Principal Director Generals / Director Generals while issuing clarification on various challenges.
As per the circular, Interim Resolution Professional (IRP) or Resolution Professional (RP) is now required to obtain registration within thirty days of the appointment of the IRP/RP or by June 30, 2020, whichever is later.
“IRP/RP would not be required to take a fresh registration in those cases where statements in FORM GSTR-1 under section 37 and returns in FORM GSTR-3B under section 39 of the CGST Act, for all the tax periods prior to the appointment of IRP/RP, have been furnished under the registration of Corporate Debtor (earlier GSTIN),” the circular further clarified.
The clarification pertaining to an amendment in the registration form provides that such a change would need and only change of authorized signatory which can be done by the authorized signatory of the Company who can add IRP /RP as a new authorized signatory or failing that it can be added by the concerned jurisdictional officer on request by IRP/RP.
“The requirement of exporting the goods by the merchant exporter within 90 days from the date of issue of tax invoice by the registered supplier gets extended to 30th June, 2020, provided the completion of such 90 days period falls within 20.03.2020 to 29.06.2020,” the circular stated while addressing other COVID-19 related representations.To Read the full text of the Circular CLICK HERE