Govt dererred atleast 6 digit HSN reporting in E invoice and Eway bill

By | September 30, 2023
(Last Updated On: September 30, 2023)
  • Implementation of atleast 6 digit HSN in e-Invoices and e-Waybills has been deferred.

Refer Following notification


NOTIFICATION NO. 78/2020 – CENTRAL TAX [G.S.R. 638(E)] [F. NO. CBEC-20/06/09/2019-GST]DATED 15-10-2020
In exercise of the powers conferred by the first proviso to rule 46 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs, on the recommendations of the Council, hereby makes the following amendment in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 12/2017 – Central Tax, dated the 28th June, 2017, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 660(E), dated the 28th June, 2017, namely:—
In the said notification, with effect from the 01st day of April, 2021, for the Table, the following shall be substituted, namely,:—
Sl. No.Aggregate Turnover in the preceding Financial YearNumber of Digits of Harmonised System of Nomenclature Code (HSN Code)
1.Up to rupees five crores4
2.more than rupees five crores6
Provided that a registered person having aggregate turnover up to five crores rupees in the previous financial year may not mention the number of digits of HSN Code, as specified in the corresponding entry in column (3) of the said Table in a tax invoice issued by him under the said rules in respect of supplies made to unregistered persons.”.
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