Notification No. 30/2020- Central Tax, dated 03.04.2020- Amendment in the CGST Rules so as to allow taxpayers opting for the Composition Scheme for the financial year 2020-21 to file their option in FORM CMP-02 till 30th June, 2020 and to allow cumulative application of the condition in rule 36(4) for the months of February, 2020 to August, 2020 in the return for tax period of September, 2020.
Seeks to amend CGST Rules (Fourth Amendment) in order to allow opting Composition Scheme for FY 2020-21 till 30.06.2020 and to allow cumulative application of condition in rule 36(4).
Taxpayers opting for the Composition Scheme for the financial year 2020-21 allowed to file their option in FORM CMP-02 till 30th June 2020.
Extension of time limit for furnishing of the following for taxpayers opting for the Composition scheme for the financial year 2020-21 as under:-
|(i)||Filing an intimation in
FORM GST CMP-02
|(ii)||Furnishing the statement in
FORM GST ITC-03
Ministry Of Finance
(Department Of Revenue)
(Central Board Of Indirect Taxes And Customs)
New Delhi, the 3rd April, 2020
G.S.R. 230(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) These rules may be called the Central Goods and Services Tax (Fourth Amendment) Rules,
(2) Save as otherwise provided, 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 (hereinafter referred to as the said rules), with effect from the 31st March, 2020, in sub-rule (3) of rule 3, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:‑
“Provided that any registered person who opts to pay tax under section 10 for the financial year 2020-21 shall electronically file an intimation in FORM GST CMP-02, duly signed or verified through electronic verification code, on the common portal, either directly or through a Facilitation Centre notified by the Commissioner, on or before 30th day of June, 2020 and shall furnish the statement in FORM GST ITC-03 in accordance with the provisions of sub-rule (4) of rule 44 up to the 31st day of July, 2020.”.
3. In the said rules, i n sub-rule (4) of rule 36, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:‑
“Provided that the said condition shall apply cumulatively for the period February, March, April, May, June, July and August, 2020 and the return in FORM GSTR-3B for the tax period September, 2020 shall be furnished with the cumulative adjustment of input tax credit for the said months in accordance with the condition above.”.
[F. No. CBEC-20/06/04/2020-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. 16/2020-Central Tax, dated the 23rd March, 2020 published vide number G.S.R. 199(E), dated the 23rd March, 2020.