Waived of the late fee payable for failure to furnish the return in FORM GSTR-4


Central Tax Notification No 73 of 2017 dt 29th December, 2017 under GST

Notification no 73/2017 Central Tax date on 29th December, 2017, GST


Waives the late fee payable for failure to furnish the return in FORM GSTR-4


The extract of GST Notification No. 73/2017- Central Tax is given below:

Notification No. 73/2017- Central Tax, GST


[To be published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i)]


Government of India

Ministry of Finance

(Department of Revenue)

[Central Board of Excise and Customs]


Notification No. 73/2017 – Central Tax



New Delhi, the 29th December, 2017


G.S.R……(E):- In exercise of the powers conferred by section 128 of the Central Goods and


Services Tax Act, 2017 (12 of 2017) (hereafter in this notification referred to as the said Act), the Central Government, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby waives the amount of late fee payable under section 47 of the said Act, by any registered person for failure to furnish the return in FORM GSTR-4 by the due date, which is in excess of an amount of twenty five rupees for every day during which such failure continues:


Provided that where the total amount payable in lieu of central tax in the said return is nil, the amount of late fee payable under section 47 of the said Act, by any registered person for failure to furnish the said return by the due date shall stand waived to the extent which is in excess of an amount of ten rupees for every day during which such failure continues.




[F. No. 349/58/2017-GST(Pt.)]




(Ruchi Bisht)

Under Secretary to the Government of India



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