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A Guide on How to Login to GST Portal in India

  • Highlights

  • Register for GST at www.gst.gov.in through an online form

  • First-time users can login online and set new credentials

  • Existing users can login with their username and password

  • After logging in you can pay your GST online

One of the features that makes the GST regime a true winner is that now tax management comes with technological support. You can forget about standing in line at your local income tax office to file GST, view credit ledgers or claim refunds in lieu of excess tax payment. Instead, you can avail tax services online. The first step to being able to do so is to login to the Government of India’s official GST portal hosted at www.gst.gov.in. Here’s a rundown on the Goods and Service Tax login procedure for existing and first-time users.

What is the GST registration procedure?

  • To register for GST online, visit www.gst.gov.in and click on ‘New Registration’ listed under the ‘Services’ tab.

  • Enter details such as personal profile type, business name, state, email ID, mobile number and then click on ‘Proceed’.

  • Use the OTPs you get on your mobile and email ID to generate your Temporary Reference Number (TRN).

  • Click on ‘New Registration’ again and use your TRN this time.

  • Edit your application, upload documents, enter details and submit your application via the ‘Verification’ tab.

  • Use the Application Reference Number (ARN) that you get to check the status of your application in the future.

What is the GST login procedure for existing users?

  • Visit www.gst.gov.in, the GST portal in India, and click on the ‘Login’ button at the top right-hand corner of your screen.

  • GST portal in India

  • Enter your username, password and the captcha code, and click on ‘Login’ again.


  • GST application form

    1. The GST portal login procedure is now complete. The page that follows gives you access to your dashboard.


    2. GST dashboard

      What is the GST login procedure for first-time users?

      • Visit www.gst.gov.in and click on the ‘Login’ button at the top right-hand corner of your screen.

      • On the login page, click on the word ‘here’ that you will find in the line: First time login: If you are logging in for the first time, click here to login.

      • Enter your Provisional ID/GSTIN/UIN and password as received via email.

      • Enter the new username and password that you wish to use in the future and click on ‘Submit’.

      • Go back to the login page, and login with your new credentials.

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