e-Invoicing Mandatory for companies with turnover 20 Cr & above from 1St April 2022

24 Feb, 2022 CBIC
e-invoicing mandatory

CBIC made E-invoice under GST mandatory for registered persons having aggregate turnover above ₹20 crore in any of the previous years from 2017-18 till 2021-22 with effect from 01st April, 2022. 

The existing limit of ₹50 crores has been reduced to ₹20 crores vide Notification No. 01/2022 – Central Tax issued on 24th February, 2022. Vide this notification, the CBIC has amended Notification No. 13/2020 – Central Tax, dated 21st March, 2020, to reduce the limit of aggregate turnover for the purpose of applicability of provisions of e-invoice from existing ₹50 crores to ₹20 crores. 

Consequently, a registered person (other than a government department, a local authority, a Special Economic Zone unit and those referred to in sub-rules (2), (3), (4) and (4A) of rule 54) having aggregate turnover exceeding ₹20 crores in any preceding financial year from 2017-18 onwards, shall mandatorily prepare invoices and other prescribed documents, in terms of Rule 48(4) of the CGST Rules, 2017 in respect of supply of goods or services or both to a registered person or for exports. 

The said amendment shall come into force w.e.f. 01st April, 2022. CBIC made E-invoice under GST mandatory for registered persons having aggregate turnover above ₹20 crore in any of the previous years from 2017-18 till 2021-22 with effect from 01st April, 2022. The existing limit of ₹50 crores has been reduced to ₹20 crores vide Notification No. 01/2022 – Central Tax issued on 24th February, 2022.

 Ministry Of Finance (Department Of Revenue),(Central Board of Indirect Taxes And Customs) New Delhi 

Notification No. 01/2022-Central Tax | Dated: 24th February, 2022 G.S.R. 159(E).—

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (4) of rule 48 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017, the Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby makes the following further amendment in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 13/2020 – Central Tax, dated the 21st March, 2020, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 196(E), dated 21st March, 2020, namely:— 

In the said notification, in the first paragraph, with effect from the 1st day of April, 2022, for the words “fifty crore rupees”, the words “twenty crore rupees” shall be substituted. 

[F. No. CBIC- 20021/1/2022-GST] 

RAJEEV RANJAN, Under Secy. Note :

The principal notification No. 13/2020 – Central Tax, dated the 21st March, 2020 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, vide number G.S.R. 196(E), dated 21st March, 2020 and was last amended vide notification No. 23/2021-Central Tax, dated the 1st June, 2021, published vide number G.S.R. 367(E), dated the 1st June, 2021.

Source: https://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/gst/notfctn-01-central-tax-english-2022.pdf


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