FAQ – 17

What are the various reasons where the GST Liability as per financial statements and GST Returns could be different?

There could a difference due to the following reasons commonly

a) Revenue Recognition

b) Stock Transfer outside the states

c) Advance Receipt from customers

d) GST on paid on job work if not returned in stipulated time

e) Reverse charge on certain goods on outward supplies

f) Reverse charge on inward supplies paid


GST Tip – 90

As per the time of supply under GST, receipt voucher / tax invoice has to be issued at the time of receipt of advance from the customer (for supply of goods or services) and it has to be uploaded on the GST Portal which will issue a unique reference number for each of the documents and the same has to be reported in table of GSTR – 1.