GST applicants or taxpayers can register their mobile number with Aadhaar by following three simple steps. GST applicant or taxpayer will have to visit the nearest Aadhaar Kendra and register his or her mobile number with the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). Upon registration of mobile number with Aadhaar, GST system portal will send One Time Password (OTP) on the registered mobile number using which GST applicants can register on the GST system portal. To locate the nearest Aadhaar Kendra applicants can give a call on 1947 or visit uidai.gov.in and click on ‘locate enrolment center’.
Are you a GST Applicant / Taxpayer? pic.twitter.com/9QX1hKGoPp— Aadhaar (@UIDAI) June 20, 2017
Meanwhile, the traders and businessmen will have to migrate to the GST system after it is imposed from July 1. The government has stepped up efforts to educate and inform people how to become compliant for filing and claiming returns from the Goods and Services Tax.
Touted as India's biggest tax reform since Independence, the new indirect tax regime will subsume a variety of central and state levies, such as excise, service tax and VAT or value-added tax. While the government is taking various measures to make the public aware of the new indirect tax regime, the Central Board of Excise and Customs has come out with clarification on transition provisions to address key issues relating to GST.