Government extends monthly GST return filing deadline to
The government on Monday said the deadline for filing
monthly GST sales returns for May has been extended by
15 days till June 26.
The GST Council, chaired by the Union Finance Minister
and comprising state counterparts, on May 28 had decided
to extend certain compliance relaxations on account of
The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)
in a series of tweets listed out the various relaxations
extended by the Council.
The due date for furnishing details of outward supplies
in Form GSTR-1 for the month of May 2021 is extended by
15 days. The extended due date is June 26, CBIC said.
Businesses file GSTR-1, giving details of supplies made
during the month, by the 11th day of the subsequent
month. For payment of Goods and Services Tax (GST), Form
GSTR-3B is filed by businesses in a staggered manner
between 20th-24th day of the succeeding month.