What is GST Identification Number(GSTIN)?
GST Identification Number commonly known as GST number or GSTIN is a type of UIN (Unique Identification Number) that is allotted to every person register under GST. GSTIN or GST Number is of 15 digit PAN Based number. As a registered taxpayer, you need to authenticate the vendor’s GST Number before entering it into your GST Return as the wrong GSTIN may attract fines, penalties, and zero ITC. So, Masters India GST Number search by name and PAN tool comes handy to verify GST Number of your vendors or dealers.
GST Number Search by Name
You can easily search the GST number by entering the company’s name or with the help of the initial letters of the organization. You need to follow the below-mentioned steps to Search GST Number by name
- Enter the correct business name
- Punch in at least 10 Character to find GST number information of the relevant business
- To find the most relevant answer ensure that you enter the initials of State along with business characters.
Advantages of using GST Number Search by Name and PAN Tool
Here is the list of advantages that you can enjoy by using GST Number Search by name and PAN tool
- Avoiding GSTIN fraud by checking the authenticity of GSTIN
- Avoid associating with supplier’s using fake GSTIN
- Correcting any possible error in reporting GSTIN
GST Number Search by PAN
It’s difficult to search GST number or GSTIN of a business with PAN number, in current scenario no such functionality is provided by Tax department of the country. However, we still try to search a GST number by PAN using a trial and error method.
For instance, in GST number the initial 2 code is for state and the next 10 numbers are the PAN number and 13 initial is 1st in most instances, while the 14th character is generally Z and the last character can fall between numbers 0 to 9 or in the characters A to Z.
Understanding the taxpayer need, this trial and error method will help you to find the GST number using PAN with most accurate business information.