Reportedly Finance minister nirmala sitharaman held meeting with chartered accountants, traders and other stakeholders as part of efforts to further simplify Goods and services Tax (GST) forms and make the filling process more user-friendly. To highlight the problems faced by GST filers, the stakeholders attempted to file specific returns on a real-time basis in the meeting and tried to show where they are facing difficulties.
The finance minister assured the stakeholders that their suggestions on simplification of GST filing will be implemented soon, Revenue Secretary ajay Bhushan Pandey said after the meeting here. The minister also suggested holding similar exercises in the entire country next month to understand the issues and concerns of GST filers, the secretary further said.
He said "Commissioner of a circle will call in some of assesses who will file in return and give suggestions. It was also decided that the GSTN and CBIC will interact regularly after december 7 as this is an evolving system and this kind of interaction are required for further improvement of the system”.