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 – 346

When the concerned officer issues notice to the taxable person for not paying or short payment of tax or erroneously refunded or input tax credit wrongly availed or utilised by reason of fraud or any wilful misstatement or suppression of facts to evade tax, if the taxable person pays the interest @ 18% and penalty @25% and intimates the concerned officer in FORM GST DRC-03, then the concerned officer will shall issue an order in FORM GST DRC-05 concluding the proceedings in respect of the said notice.