Assam gearing up to provide provisional GST registration number
Everyone is aware that Goods & Services Tax (GST) will be rolled out from 1st April, 2017. Five Taxation Acts, namely:- VAT, CST, Entry Tax, Luxury Tax and Entertainment Tax, presently administered by the Comissionerate of Taxes, Assam will be subsumed under the GST Act. The tax payers registered under above five Acts need to be migrated to GST and all the existing registered payers will be allotted PAN based Goods & Services Tax payers Identification Number (GSTIN) on provisional basis. Under GST regime, registration will not be allowed without a valid PAN. Many professional firms and companies like Taxoservice Consultants Private Limited are providing services in order to assist the taxpayers to register and receive GST provisional registration number. The last date for the same has been declared as 5th November.