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Required Document
PAN card
Aadhaar card
Tax Details
Address proof
Last Return Filed Details
Business details

Innovative Taxation is a renowned tax and accounting firm known for its wide range of services for businesses and individuals. When it comes to GST cancellation, Innovative Taxation excels in providing expert assistance. In this article, we will look into how Innovative Taxation can effectively address your GST cancellation needs and ensure a seamless process for your business.

GST Cancellation

GST registration can be voluntarily canceled for inactive businesses or those lacking the required turnover. Non-compliant businesses may face cancellation by the GST authority. Once cancelled, the obligation to file GST returns as well as pay and collect GST is no longer necessary. Experience the ease of GST cancellation today.

Streamlined Voluntary GST Cancellation: Simplifying the Process

For voluntary cancellation of GST registration, individuals or entities need to submit Form GST REG-16 to the GST department. After reviewing the application, if satisfied, the GST officer will issue FORM GST REG-19, formally terminating the GST registration.

The decision to voluntarily cancel GST registration can be due to various reasons, including closure of business, transfer of business, merger, de-merger, lease, or constitutional change resulting in generation of a new PAN. Additionally, if the turnover falls below the GST registration threshold, then cancellation becomes a viable option. Cancellation is also necessary in the unfortunate event of the demise of the sole proprietor.

Voluntarily canceling GST registration offers several benefits, such as relief to business owners from cumbersome monthly GST return filing and possible penalties or late filing fees.

Experience a streamlined process for Voluntary GST Cancellation, which frees you from unnecessary hassles.

How Innovative Taxation Can Help in Canceling GST

By choosing Innovative Taxation for your GST cancellation needs, you can rely on our expertise in handling various scenarios. Whether you need assistance with a business closure, relocation, constitutional change, or reduced turnover, we provide tailored solutions to meet your specific needs.

  • Expert Guidance: Our Experienced Team Provides Professional Assistance During the Gst Cancellation Process.
  • Form Preparation: We Help You Prepare and Submit the Required Form Gst Reg-16 for Cancellation.
  • Compliance Knowledge: With in-depth Knowledge of Gst Rules, We Ensure Compliance With Cancellation Norms.
  • Customized Solutions: Whether It is Business Closure, Relocation, Constitutional Changes or Reduction in Turnover, We Provide Customized Solutions.
  • Paperwork Management: We Handle Necessary Paperwork and Documentation, Ensuring Accuracy and Completeness.
  • Communication: We Act as Your Representative, Liaising With the Gst Department on Your Behalf.
  • Simplified Process: We Aim to Make the GST Cancellation Journey as Smooth and Hassle Free as Possible.

Choose Innovative Taxation for Expert Assistance and a Stress Free Gst Cancellation Experience.

Documents Required For GST Registration

  • PAN card
  • Aadhar card
  • Details of the last filed return
  • Tax Particulars
  • Business Legal Information

GST Cancellation Process:

Application Submission:

  • Fill and submit Form GST REG-16 to initiate the GST cancellation process.
  • Provide contact details, reason for cancellation, desired cancellation date and tax details.
  • Include information from the latest filed GST return along with the ARN of that return.

Officer Review and Issue of Orders:

  • The GST officer reviews the application and issues a cancellation order (Form GST REG-19) within 30 days.
  • The effective cancellation date is determined by the authority, and the taxable person is notified accordingly.

Final Return Filing:

  • File the final GST return (Form GSTR-10) within three months from the date of cancellation or the date of order of cancellation.
  • This ensures that GST is not payable and is not applicable to input service distributors or certain non-resident taxpayers.

Preparing to Cancel GST:

  • Clear all overdue GST liabilities before initiating the cancellation process.
  • Reimbursement of input tax credit on existing stock as it becomes ineligible after cancellation of GST registration.
  • Make final GST payment using electronic credit or cash ledger while filing final GSTR-10 return.

Rejection of GST Cancellation Application:

  • If it is incomplete or in cases of business transfer, merger, or amalgamation the new entity is not registered before the application is made, the application may be rejected.
  • The applicant receives a written notice and has an opportunity to respond within seven days.

Revocation of GST Cancellation:

  • A taxpayer can apply for cancellation of the cancellation order within 30 days of receiving it.
  • The officer reviews the application and, if satisfied, issues an order (Form GST REG-22).
  • A show cause notice (GST REG-23) may be issued, followed by a reply from the applicant (GST REG-24).
  • The officer takes a decision within 30 days of receiving the applicant's response.

Benefits of Voluntary GST Cancellation:

  • Avoid the need to pay late fee or go through the process of cancellation of canceled GST registration.
  • Ensure compliance by canceling GST registration when there is no business activity.
  • Retain eligibility for fresh GST registration using the same PAN by actively canceling the registration.

It is important to note that the exact list of required documents may vary depending on the type of business entity and the nature of the business. It is advisable to consult a professional tax consultant or a GST expert to ensure that all the necessary documents are in order before applying for GST registration.


Ans: No, it is not possible to cancel GST registration without filing return. To apply for cancellation, taxpayers must first file GST return and then submit Form GSTR-10 (Final Return). The cancellation process usually takes about 1-2 weeks.

Ans: The time required for cancellation of GST registration varies depending on the GST authorities and the accuracy of the documents provided. Generally, it takes around 10 to 15 working days to process the cancellation.

Ans: To cancel your GST registration, you need to submit the following documents to the concerned GST authorities: PAN Card, Aadhaar Card, details of last filed return, tax details and company authority details.

Ans: Yes, any entity who wants to claim Input Tax Credit can voluntarily register for GST even if it is not liable to be registered. Once registered, voluntarily registered entities must comply with the rules applicable to a normal taxable person.

Ans: Yes, PAN is mandatory for normal taxpayers and casualty taxable persons to register under GST. However, PAN is not mandatory for non-resident taxable persons seeking registration.

Ans: Once granted a GST certificate, the registration remains valid until it is surrendered, canceled or suspended. GST certificates issued only to non-resident taxable persons and casual taxable persons have a specific validity period.

Ans: The GST certificate is provided by the government only in soft-copy format. Once the GSTIN is allotted, the taxpayer can download the GST Certificate from the GST Portal at any point of time.

Ans: Total turnover refers to the total value of taxable supplies, exempt supplies, exports of goods or services (or both) and inter-state supplies of a person having the same PAN. This does not include CGST, SGST, IGST and GST Cess.

Ans: After submission of GST application along with required documents, GSTIN is usually allotted within 7 working days.

Ans: No, an unregistered person without GSTIN cannot collect GST from customers or claim input tax credit for GST paid.