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Aadhaar verification to be must for new dealers from Jan 2020: GSTN

Those who don't want Aadhaar authentication, physical verification will be carried out, which will be completed in three days, Sushil Kumar Modi said

Press Trust of India  |  Bengaluru 

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In order to check malpractices in GST, the on Saturday decided to make or physical verification mandatory for new dealers from January 2020.

"of new dealers will be mandatory. Earlier it was optional. But we have noticed in two years that there's good number of fly-by-night operators. They make fake invoices," Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who heads the group of ministers of told reporters after a meeting here.

Those who don't want Aadhaar authentication, physical verification will be carried out, which will be completed in three days, he added.

As refunding is a big issue, the GSTN decided on complete online refunding from September 24 this year from a single source, either by the Central GST or State GST, Modi said.

The GSTN also decided the much simplified new return system may be launched on January 1, 2020, the Bihar Deputy chief minister said.

The GST Council meeting is scheduled in Goa on September 20, he added.

First Published: Sat, September 14 2019. 16:54 IST
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