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Is GST required and Compulsory to sell on Marketplaces such as Amazon, Flipkart etc.

Updated: Apr 9, 2020

A lot of sellers have doubts about GST and whether it is required to sell on E-commerce marketplaces.

A GST is a goods and Service Tax registration by the Government of India. It a unique 15 digit number which comprises of you state code and Pan number.

Most marketplaces in India make it mandatory to acquire a GST number before you can register except if you are selling books. If you are selling books you can start selling without a GST number as well.

GST Rules for E commerce in India
GST Rules for E commerce in India

You can contact a CA for registration or do it online on .

Getting a professional to help you is always advise.

A lot of question arise about the composition Scheme . It was a scheme which was launched by the government to help small seller with the compliance and pay a fixed percentage on the turnover.

If you have questions kindly do leave comments and I'll revert to them within 12 hours.


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