How to Verify Correctness of GST Charged
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has launched GST Rates Finder app which will help people to verify the correctness of GST charged on any purchase they make. Currently app is available on Android platform only, it will be rolled out to apple devices soon.
With the help of this app you can find rates of GST for various goods and services. To download the App users can search the Google Play “GST Rates Finder” or here is the link that will direct you to the app.
When you search, the Search results is displayed on the GST Rates Finder app, when user clicks on the desired item on the list, the display window will pop-up, containing details such as GST rate
Taxpayers can know the applicable GST rate on their supplies of goods and services. The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) has also provided a GST rate finder on its website cbec-gst.gov.in to help them.
“These initiatives are aimed to serve as a ready reckoner on GST rates. This will empower not only the taxpayers but every citizen of the nation, to ascertain the correct GST rate on goods and services,” the statement said.
“This mobile app helps users to find rates of GST for various goods and services. It can be downloaded on any smartphone and can work in offline mode, once downloaded. The user can determine the GST rate for a good or a service by entering the name or chapter heading of the commodity or service,” the Finance Ministry said in a statement on Saturday.