From April 1, 2021, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) had made e-invoices mandatory for businesses with annual turnover of more than Rs 50 crore in Previous Financial Year. For businesses with an annual turnover of Rs 500 crore or more, the GST e-invoicing system launched on October 1, 2020. From January 1, 2021, it was applicable to businesses with a turnover of more than Rs 100 crore. The text of notification is as follows-
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(Department of Revenue)
(CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS)
New Delhi, the 8th March, 2021
G.S.R. 160(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, 2021, for the words “one hundred crore rupees”, the words “fifty crore rupees” shall be substituted.
[F. No. CBEC-20/13/01/2019-GST]
PRAMOD KUMAR, Director
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. 88/2020-Central Tax, dated the 10th November, 2020, published vide number G.S.R. 704(E), dated the 10th November, 2020.