GST Tip – 351

When a notice is issued in FORM GST DRC- 01 to the taxpayer for non-payment of tax or short payment of tax or input tax credit utilized wrongly or availed wrongly or refund is issued erroneously by the concerned tax officer and the taxpayer does not pay the same, he is termed as defaulter and the concerned tax officer can issue FORM GST DRC-09 for recovery of the amount due to the defaulter from the department as per clause (a) of sub-section (1) of section 79  the CGST Act.

GST Tip – 347

As per Sub-section 10 of Section 74 of the CGST Act 2017, the taxpayer can issue a notice for tax not paid or short paid or availed input tax credit wrongly or utilized input tax credit wrongly within 5 years from filing of annual return by the taxpayer and in case of refund issued erroneously, the notice has to be issued within 5 years from the date of issue of such refund.