As we Know GST has been rolled out w.e.f 1st July 2017, in GST Regime, all the Compliances viz. Registrations, Refunds, Etc. are IT based. there are approximately 02 Lac Small and Marginal Dealers in Punjab Who may not be conversant with GSTN protocols for filling Returns and other applications.
Last Date to Apply: 15, October 2017.
The Department of Excise & Taxation, Punjab is launching GST Mitra scheme for the purpose to skill development of unemployed youth and hand holding of such small and marginal tax payers, The Department seeks to create a group of skilled GST MITRA who will be available in his locality/ doorstep at affordable costs, throughout the State of Punjab.
Selected candidates would be trained under the Scheme. These Trained GST MITRA can independently assist tax payers for consideration/ payment to be mutually decided by GST MITRA and the Tax Payer in furnishing the details of outward supplies, inward supplies, and returns, filing claims or refunds, filling any other applications etc.
In the Pilot Phase, applications were invited from candidates of Patiala District, Departments Plans to extend this scheme pan Punjab considering huge number of applications received from all Districts of Punjab. The Candidates from other Districts of Punjab Who have already applied do not need to apply again, Their applications have already been forwarded to their concerned District, The Eligible candidates shall be selected for training. The Number of Candidates will be decided after receiving applications and capacity of available training centers.
Any Person will be eligible to apply for GST MITRA Scheme who:
- has passed Punjabi of Matriculation or its equivalent standard, and
- has passed a Graduate or Post Graduate degree from any Indian University, and
- has a functional/ basic knowledge of Computers.
- age less than 40 Years.
How to Apply: The Willing Candidates who fulfill the above criteria can download the form from department website https://www.pextax.com and submit scanned copy of filled application along with duly attested scanned copies of their certificate by email at firstname.lastname@example.org by 15.10.2017. The Applicants are advised to visit the department website on regular basis, The List of Selected candidates shall be displayed at department Website https://www.pextax.com. The Selected Candidates will be trained by the Department, They Will be awarded a Certificate as GST MITRA after successful completion of training,
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