[To be published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i)]
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Revenue)
Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
New Delhi, the 3rd April, 2020
G.S.R…..(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by section 128 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (12 of 2017) (hereafter in this notification referred to as the said Act), read with section 148 of the said Act, the Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby makes the following amendment in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 76/2018– Central Tax, dated the 31st December, 2018, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub- section (i) vide number G.S.R. 1253(E), dated the 31st December, 2018, namely:–
In the said notification, after the second proviso, the following proviso shall be inserted, namely: –
“Provided also that the amount of late fee payable under section 47 shall stand waived for the tax period as specified in column (3) of the Table given below, for the class of registered persons mentioned in the corresponding entry in column (2) of the said Table, who fail to furnish the returns in FORM GSTR-3B by the due date, but furnishes the said return according to the condition mentioned in the corresponding entry in column (4) of the said Table, namely:–.
|S. No.||Class of registered persons||Tax period||Condition|
|1.||Taxpayers having an||aggregate||February,||2020,||If return in FORM GSTR-|
|turnover of more than rupees 5||March, 2020 and||3B is furnished on or|
|crores in the preceding financial||April, 2020||before the 24th day of June,|
|2||Taxpayers having an||aggregate||February,||2020||If return in FORM GSTR-|
- This notification shall be deemed to have come into force with effect from the 20th day of March, 2020.
[F. No. CBEC-20/06/04/2020-GST]
Director, Government of India
Note: The principal notification No. 76/2018-Central Tax, dated 31st December, 2018 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, vide number G.S.R. 1253(E), dated the 31st December, 2018.