As per Circular No. 33/07/2018-GST dated 23rd Feb 2018, the taxpayer in case utilizes the credit carried forward from the blocked CENVAT Credit from the Electronic Credit Ledger, the same has to be paid with interest and penalty.
As per Circular No. 33/07/2018-GST dated 23rd Feb 2018, the taxpayer as on 1st of July is not eligible to take the credit on the blocked CENVAT Credit from the carried forward balance in the Electronic Credit Ledger. Blocked input tax credit here refers to input tax credit taken on items such as pipelines laid outside the factory or telecommunication towers.
As per Circular No. 33/07/2018-GST dated 23rd Feb 2018, the taxpayer will not utilize the CENVAT Credit in the Electronic Credit Ledger for the amount carried forward on the amount which is pending with the department as on 1st July 2017.
In GSTR – 3 if there is a difference between the tax amounts filed in GSTR – 3B and with GSTR – 1 and GSTR – 2, the same can be adjusted in Part – B of GSTR – 3. If the tax liability is more, then the same has to be paid/discharged in case of excess credit, the same will be updated in the electronic credit ledger.
As per the Transition Rules, the amount of credit specified in the FORM GST TRAN-1 shall be credited to the electronic credit ledger maintained by the common portal in FORM GST PMT-2.
As per the Draft Input Tax Credit Rules, the registered person on sale, merger, de-merger, amalgamation, lease or transfer or change in ownership of business for any reason, furnish the details of sale, merger, demerger, amalgamation, lease or transfer of business, in FORM GST ITC-02 on common portal electronically for the transfer of the Input Tax Credit balance in his electronic credit ledger to the transferee.
In the GSTR Returns, the matching of the buyers and sellers invoices is done in the following manner first by matching (a) GSTIN of the supplier (b) GSTIN of the recipient (c) Invoice/Debit Note date (d) Invoice/Debit Note number (e) Taxable value (f) Tax amount. If all attributes are matched, once supplier makes the payment of taxes, the same will be updated in the buyers Electronic Credit Ledger.