How to Register for GST?
As of July 1, 2017, any seller who wants to sell across India needs to enroll for GST (Goods and Services Tax), except if the seller sells goods or services under exempt categories. The GST registration process is entirely paperless which means that it will take place online or digitally. There will not be any hard copies or physical print outs required for the enrolment.
We have broken down the registration process for GST into smaller parts for your convenience.
#Generate your GST Application form: The first step is to obtain the Temporary Registration Number (TRN). To obtain this, you need a valid mobile number (an India number), email address and PAN (Permanent Account Number) for the business.
#Filling in your GST Application form: For this process, you need to scan copies of the following documents and some additional personal information:
>Valid Bank Account Number and IFSC
>Proof of constitution/incorporation of business
#Registering your Digital Signature Certificate: In order to verify your GST application, you would need to digitally sign the form. Please note that:
#Verify and Submit Your GST Application:You can submit the application by choosing any one of the 3 verification methods:
>Verification with DSC
>Verification with e-signature
>Verification with EVC