How to Change Return Frequency in government portal - New GST Return

This article explains how you can change New GST Return Frequency through the government portal and also, everything you need to know about Sahaj, Sugam, and Quarterly (Normal) returns.

Change Return Frequency - Option 1

  • Login to the GST Portal
  • Navigate to Services > Returns > Manage Return Profile (Trial) on the dashboard.

GST Dashboard

  • Select the Financial Year
  • Click on Change Return Frequency button to change the return frequency.

Choose Return Frequency

  • A list of questionnaires is displayed. Select the relevant options to change the return frequency
  • Click on Submit

Note: Click the icon with the return type to view details about SAHAJ, SUGAM and Quarterly (Normal) returns before making a choice.

Change Return Frequency

Read here to understand more about the new GST return types:

SAHAJ: - Aggregate turnover during the preceding financial year upto Rs. 5.00 Cr AND

  • Make supplies only to consumers, registered persons and unregistered persons (B2C) OR

  • Have inward supplies on which tax is payable on reverse charge basis (RCM)

You will be required to:

  • Pay tax liabilities on Monthly basis in Form GST PMT 08.

  • Furnish outward supplies details on continuous basis and cannot claim provisional ITC on Missing invoices.

  • File Return on Quarterly basis in GST RET 2.

SUGAM:

  • Aggregate turnover during the preceding financial year upto Rs. 5.00 Cr.

  • Make additional outward supplies apart to consumers, unregistered persons and registered persons.

  • Have additional inward supplies apart form registered and unregistered persons (including reverse charge).

You will be required to:

  • Pay tax liabilities on Monthly basis in Form GST PMT-08.

  • Furnish outward supplies details on continuous basis and cannot claim provisional ITC on Missing invoices.

  • File Return on Quarterly basis in GST RET 3.

QUARTERLY:

  • Aggregate turnover during the preceding financial year upto Rs. 5.00 Cr.

  • Make additional outward supplies apart to consumers, unregistered persons and registered persons.

  • Have additional inward supplies apart form registered and unregistered persons (including reverse charge).

You will be required to:

  • Pay tax liabilities on Monthly basis in form GST PMT-08.

  • Furnish outward supplies details on continuous basis and cannot claim provisional ITC on Missing invoices.

  • File Return on Quarterly basis in GST RET 1.

Change Return Frequency - Option 2

  • If you need help to select your return, use the Click Here link.

Change Return Frequency Option 2

  • Select the appropriate options for the questions displayed in the subsequent screen
  • Click on Next

Choose Return Frequency Options

  • Select the relevant responses to the questionnaire
  • Click Submit to prepare your dashboard

Choose Return Filing Options

  • Click Yes to continue and change return frequency

Change Return Frequency