CMP 08 Format: A Complete Guide on Filing & due date

If you are looking for GST CMP 08 format for composition dealer then you are in the right place. This article contains all about this form. Similarly, you can download the pdf format of this form for your reference.

What is GST CMP 08 form?

The GST CMP 08 is a quarterly summary of self-assessed tax, which is payable by composition dealer under GST.gst cmp 08 format pic

What is the Applicability of CMP 08?

The CMP 08 form is applicable to the taxpayer, who is registered as a composition dealer through form GSTR REG 1 or CMP 02.

What is the due date of CMP 08 Return?

The GST CMP 08 is to be filed on a quarterly basis on or before 18th of the month succeeding the quarter.

What are the conditions of filing GST CMP 08 form?

1. A taxpayer must be registered as Composition Dealer with valid GSTIN
2. The taxpayer must have a valid User ID and password to log in.
3. He/she must have valid & non-expired/non-revoked digital signature (DSC)
4. Also, Taxpayer must have filed all the applicable GST CMP 08 returns for the previous quarter(s).

What is the condition to file Nil GST form 08?

You can file nil GST CMP 08 if you have no liability to pay for the particular tax period.

Is GST CMP 08 filing mandatory?

Yes, Filing of Form GST CMP 08 is mandatory, even if there are no self-assessed liabilities.

What is late filing fees for CMP 08?

Good News, there is no late fees for delay in filing of form GST CMP-08.

How to amend CMP 08 return?

You can not amend CMP 08 once it is filed.

Download GST CMP 08 Format

There is no excel utility/format of GST CMP 08. Therefore, the taxpayer has to file it through online mode only. However, you may download the pdf format by clicking on below download button.

How to file GST CMP-08 Online with tax liability?

  1. Go to website
  2. Log in with your user name and password
  3. Click the Services > Returns > Returns Dashboard
  4. Click the PREPARE ONLINE button for the required period
  5. Enter details in Table 3 and click on ‘SAVE
  6. Click on PROCEED TO FILE to make payment and file the return.
  7. Utilize the cash balance to set off the liabilities and click on File GST CMP 08.

How to File NIL CMP 08?

  1. In case of Nil GST CMP 08 filing, select the checkbox for File Nil GST CMP 08.
  2. The System will directly take you to File GST 08 with EVC or DSC.

Online Filing Instructions

The liabilities of CMP 08 form, be paid only through cash and not through ITC. This is because a composition dealer can not avail Input tax credit under GST law.

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Further, GST CMP-08 is to be filed by composition dealer for all applicable quarters effective from 2019-20 i.e. Apr 2019-Jun 2019.

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