watch_later 01/02/18

From today Eway bill has become mandatory for interstate transportation of goods.

You have to issue E-way bill if moving goods from one state to another and value of consignment is more than Rs. 50,000.

Here is a summary of updates by GSTSathi Manoj Agarwal.

#EwayBill Updates: Mandatory for movement of goods from one state to another from 01/02/2018 (tomorrow).

1] Registered GST Taxpayers can register in the e-Way Bill Portal using GSTIN. Its a very simple process.

2] Unregistered Persons/ Transporters can enroll in the e-Way Bill System by providing their PAN and Aadhaar.

3] Supplier/ Recipient/Transporter can generate the e-Way Bill. The primary responsibility is of the person who causes movement of goods. Means supplier in case of FOR supply and Recipient in case of Ex-Works Supply.

4] Vehicle number can be entered/updated in PART - B of Form EWB - 01 by those who have generated the e-Way Bill or by the Transporter.

5] QR code is provided in the e-Way Bill to facilitate quick verification.

6] Certain goods have been exempted from e-Way Bill and the list is available as Annexure to Rule 138 of CGST Rules.

7] e-Way Bill is not required for transport through non-motorized conveyance.

8] If the e-Way Bill is generated with wrong information it can be cancelled and new e-Way Bill can be generated.

9] Provision for Cancellation of e-Way Bill within 24 hours by the person who have generated the e-Way Bill.

10] The Recipient can reject the e-Way Bill within 72 hours of generation.

11] Alert messages are also issued to the Users through Online and SMS.

12] Contents of PART - A of the Form EWB - 01 can't be edited or modified once generated. PART - B can be updated with Vehicle details/ RR/Airway Bill etc.

13] Consolidated e-Way Bill can be generated by transporter for vehicle carrying multiple consignments. It is optional.

14] The Validity of e-Way Bill is fixed as one day for every 100 Kms or part thereof.

15] The validity can be extended online before the expiry, under special circustances like breakdown, strike, curfew, natural calamity like floods, earthquake, etc.

16] The e-Way Bill with consignment should have the latest vehicle number which is carrying the said consignment.

17] The Users can create their own masters like the list of Customers, Suppliers, Products, and HSN etc.

1 Response | Latest response: 01/02/18 | Sort by Likes(thumb_up) Recent | GST Reply
watch_later 01/02/18

Very good information on Eway bill. It should be shared by everyone.

People reading it please share on your Facebook or twitter account.


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