New Delhi: The gross GST revenue collected in September totalled Rs 94,442 crore, marginally higher than the previous month’s receipts, prompting experts to forecast an acceleration in the months ahead.
The total receipts are still below the Rs 1-lakh crore mark, which some policy makers had predicted earlier in the year, but reflect some improvement. Collection in August was Rs 93,960 crore.
The government said of the total receipts in September CGST is Rs 15,318 crore, SGST is Rs 21,061 crore, IGST is Rs 50,070 crore (including Rs 25,308 crore collected on imports) and cess is Rs 7,993 crore (including Rs 769 crore collected on imports).
The total number of GSTR-3B returns filed in August up to September 30 was 67 lakh, according to an official statement. The total revenue earned by central government and the
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