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Staggered filing of monthly return in Form GSTR-3B

  • Mar 19, 2020 | Viren Shah

To reduce the last-minute rush and system load, the Ministry of Finance has proposed a staggered manner for filing of Form GSTR-3B (vide press release issued by PIB dated 22 January 2020):

Sr. No. Annual Turnover State / Union Territories (UT) Due date for filing the Form GSTR-3B
1 Of INR 5 crores and above All the States and UTs 20th of every month
2 Below INR 5 crores Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana 22nd of every month
3 Below INR 5 crores Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Ladakh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal 24th of every month

The government will shortly issue a necessary notification to formalize the same.

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Viren Shah
Avalara Author Viren Shah
Viren Shah, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Bachelor of Commerce from Mumbai University, has experience of more than a decade in Corporate and International Taxation. He specializes in Domestic and International Taxation, with specific emphasis on cross border transactions and exchange control laws with respect to inbound and outbound investments. He has vast experience in advising companies across various industries.