Roll out of E-Way Bill system for intra-State movement of goods in the States of Maharashtra, Manipur & 5 Union Territories from 25th May,2018

            


Roll out of E-Way Bill system for intra-State movement of goods in the States of Maharashtra, Manipur & 5 Union Territories from 25th May,2018

 

The Central Government on Thursday said that it has decided Roll out of e-Way Bill system for intra-State movement of goods in the Statesof Maharashtra, Manipur & 5 Territories from 25th May, 2018.  These territories are Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu and Lakshadweep. Till now  e-Way Bill system for intra-State movement of goods has been rolled out in the States/UT of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim, Telangana, Tripura, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh and Puducherry, Rajasthan & Assam.

It can be said that E-Way Bills are getting generated successfully and till 25th May, 2018 more than 5.30 Crores e-Way Bills have been successfully generated which comprises of more than 1.60 crore for intra-State movement of goods. In GST e-way bill is required to be generated and carried for movement of goods valued at over Rs. 50000.

With the roll-out of e-Way Bill system in this States/UT, it is expected that trade and industry will be further facilitated insofar as the transport of goods is concerned, thereby ultimately paving the way for a nation-wide single e-Way Bill system.

 

Team GST Sansaar

CA Ashish Arora

CA Jitesh Kakkar