GSTR 3 Vs. GSTR 9Difference between GSTR 3 and GSTR 9

What is GSTR 9 and GSTR 3? How does GSTR 3 differ from GSTR 9?


GSTR 3 is monthly Statement of Inward supplies of Goods or Services under GST, whereas GSTR 9 is an Annual Return.

GSTR 3 has to be filed on 20th of the next month for previous period. But GSTR 9 has to be filed on 31st December of next Financial Year

GSTR 3 has to be filed GST registered person. But GSTR 9 is filed by Registered Person other than an ISD, TDS/TCS Taxpayer, Casual Taxable Person and Non-resident Taxpayer has to file GSTR 9.


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Details about GSTR 3

GSTR 9, Annual Return under GST returns filing


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