HOW TO FIND THE GST NUMBER OF A COMPANY BY ITS NAME /PAN?

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WHAT IS GST NUMBER? WHAT IS GSTIN?

Goods and Services Tax Identification Number in short is called as GSTIN. GST Number is your unique GST registration identity for your business. GSTIN is a 15 digit alpha numeric number.

WHY GST NUMBER IS IMPORTANT? IS GSTIN IMPORTANT?

GSTN or GST Number is used to file your GST returns. Your Vendors quote your GST number for the purchases made from you. This creates transparency, reduces tax evasion and manipulation

HOW  TO READ GST NUMBER FORMAT AND STRUCTURE?

GSTIN is a 15 digit number with a combination of alphabets and numbers.

EX:   33ACMCP0105M1ZC  ————33   ACMCP0105M   1     Z     C

  • The first 2 digits indicates the state in India . In the above example 33 represents Tamilnadu State code. Similarly if the first 2 digits of GST is 29 then it is GST number of Karnataka state etc.
  • The next 10 characters represent taxpayer’s PAN number. In the above example ACMCP0105M is the PAN of the taxpayer
  • The 13th Digit represents the tax payer registration number with the same PAN
  • The 14th Digit is “Z” by default for all GST numbers or GSTIN. It does not indicate anything in particular presently.
  • The 15th digit is the checksum digit. It can be an alphabet or a number.

MISUSE OF GST NUMBER

Some people quote fake GST numbers and misuse the benefits GST. They may not be able to so for long and fool consumers. When GST returns are filed by vendors such culprits are brought to spotlight.

HOW TO COMPLAIN ABOUT ILLEGAL OR FAKE GST NUMBERS?

You can report about fake or illegal GST numbers by sending email to helpdesk@gst.gov.in. You may also make a call on +91 124 4688999 / +91 120 4888999

CAN I GET ADDRESS OF THE GST taxpayer?

You cannot get address of the GST taxpayer through his GST number. However you can derive the State where the GST is registered.

WHAT IS THE VALIDITY OF GST NUMBER OR GSTIN?

GST number will be valid when you file  GST returns periodically and follow compliances. Else your GST number will be cancelled by the government

HOW TO SEARCH GST NUMBER BY NAME? HOW TO SEARCH GST NUMBER BY PAN?

Finding GST number of a Company or Individual or others has become very easy.  Every GST number of any business of any state is shared with Central government. 

All you need to do is ———->visit http://gstserver.com/—- –> Select particular State or All states —- > Type Name or PAN of GST taxpayer—– > Tick the box I’m not a robot—- > verify images and confirm if necessary—- > Click on Search.

HOW TO CHECK IF A GST NUMBER IS CORRECT OR INCORRECT ? HOW TO VERIFY GST NUMBER ONLINE INSTANTLY?

You can use FREE Online GST Number Verification Tool that are aplenty online. Alternately you can visit http://gstserver.com/ and use FREE Online GST Number Verification Tool. This tool helps you to verify multiple GST numbers at a time. All you need to do is to key in your GST numbers or upload your list of GST numbers. The results will be instantly displayed on the screen.

If the GST number entered is correct a message will be displayed on the screen ‘Valid Checksum’, else you get the message as ‘Invalid Checksum’. With this GST verification tool you can also derive details like

  • Legal Name of Business
  • Trade name     
  • Center Jurisdiction
  • State Jurisdiction
  • Date of registration
  • Constitution of Business
  • Taxpayer Type
  • GSTIN / UIN Status
  • Date of Cancellation
  • Field Visit Conducted?
  • Nature of Business Activities

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