Those who have a GST registration certificate are expected to publicly display the GST certificate at their place of business. In this blog, we explore the steps to download a GST certificate online.
You should have your GST account in order to access the certificate. Once you get your GST account details, follow these steps:
GST certificates of regular taxpayers have no expiry date. As a result, as long as the GST registration is not terminated or surrendered by the GST authorities, it will stay valid.
Though, the validity of GST registration of non-resident taxable persons is limited to 90 days. The taxpayer can either renew the validity of the GST certificate or prolong it when it expires.
If any detail on the GST certificate is incorrect, the individual can edit the core field on the GST website. Before a new amended GST certificate can be downloaded, tax officials must authorise any modifications to the core field.
A GST certificate contains the following key fields:
The following steps can be used to initiate a change to the core fields on your GST certificate:
Downloading the GST certificate online is simple, requiring access to the GST account and following the provided steps. The validity period of the certificate varies for regular taxpayers and non-resident taxable persons. In case of any errors or changes needed on the GST certificate, the core fields can be amended through the GST website with authorisation from tax officials. Ensuring the accuracy of the GST certificate is important for maintaining compliance with GST regulations.
Go to the GST portal. Click on the 'Search taxpayer' option, followed by 'Search by PAN'. The list of GST registrations under the PAN, together with the status of their registration and the state, will be presented.