CBIC notifies vide Notification No. 60/2020–Central Tax Dated: 30th July, 2020 revised Format/Schema for e-Invoice under GST by replacing existing FORM GST INV-01 with new FORM GST INV-1.
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
(CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS)
Dated: 30th July, 2020
G.S.R. 480(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 164 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (12 of 2017), the Central Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017, namely: –
1. (1) These rules may be called the Central Goods and Services Tax (Ninth Amendment) Rules, 2020.
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017, for FORM GST INV-01, the following form shall be substituted, namely:-
―FORM GST INV – 1
(See Rule 48)
Format/Schema for e-Invoice
Note 1: Cardinality means whether reporting of the item(s) is mandatory or optional as explained below:
0..1: It means that reporting of item is optional and when reported, the same cannot be repeated.
1..1: It means that reporting of item is mandatory but cannot be repeated.
1..n: It means that reporting of item is mandatory and can be repeated more than once.
0..n: It means that reporting of item is optional but can be repeated more than once if reported. For example,
previous invoice reference is optional but if required one can mention many previous invoice references.
Note 2: Field specification Number (Max length: m, n) indicates ‘m’ places before decimal point and ‘n’ places after decimal point. For example, Number (Max length: 3,3) will have the format 999.999
Schema (Version 1.1)
[F. No. CBEC-20/13/01/2019-GST]
PRAMOD KUMAR, Director
Note : The principal rules were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide notification No. 3/2017-Central Tax, dated the 19th June, 2017, published vide number G.S.R. 610(E), dated the 19th June, 2017 and last amended vide notification No. 58/2020 – Central Tax, dated the 01st July, 2020, published vide number G.S.R. 426(E), dated the 01st July, 2020.