New Delhi: In a move to give relief to GST taxpayers, the government on Monday extended the deadline to file returns GSTR-2 and GSTR-3 for July to November 30 and December 11 respectively.
Form GSTR-2 reflects purchases made by a business whereas GSTR-3 is a combination of sales and purchases.
The deadline to file GSTR-2 was Tuesday whereas the last date for filing GSTR-3 was November 10.
“To facilitate trade, the last date for filing GSTR-2 and GSTR-3 for July 2017 has been extended to November 30 and December 11 respectively,” a government tweet said.
“A notification in this regard will be issued to facilitate about 30.81 lakh taxpayers for filing GSTR-2 for July,” the Finance Ministry tweeted.