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How To Apply for GST Number Online

The Goods and Service Tax, popularly known as the GST, is India's biggest tax reform. The government has digitized the entire GST taxation system. Proprietors and businesspeople can file taxes or apply for a new GST account number from their computers. Read this article to find how to apply for a GST number online.

Online Registration Process for a GST Number

To apply for a GST number online, visit the government's official GST page and click Register Now. This option is located below the Taxpayers and GST Practitioner blocks. Click either one of them:

Provide basic information related to your business. Fill information in the respective filed:

Fill in the Email Address and Mobile Number fields, enter the CAPTCHA text, and click PROCEED to receive the one-time password (OTP):

On the following pages, provide detailed information of your bank account, business address, permanent account number, Aadhaar number, and digital signature. Then, submit the application.

A decision on the GST application will be made within a week. You will be informed about the decision by SMS and email.

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