ClearTax rolls out e-learning course on GST

Chennai: ClearTax, tax and investing platform, launched an e-learning certificate course on ‘New GST return filing mechanism ‘.

Introduced on 18 November, the objective of the course is to educate and create an understanding of the basics of GST and the proposed new GST return filing system to help enterprises tax practitioners smoothly transit to the new filing process.

The e-learning certification course will be imparted through eight-plus hours of on-demand video with an in-depth learning module, 16 articles, three downloadable resources and assessments which can be accessed on mobile and television at Rs 4,800. The company is currently giving a discount of 25 per cent to its loyal users, said a press release.

The company has created the course content in collaboration with indirect tax experts having over 30 years of experience and has partnered with e-learning portal Udemy for distribution of course material through their online learning resources.

According to the release, the course content includes foundations of how the new GST return forms work, including RET 1/2/3 with applicability, comparison of old and new GST filing procedure, understanding the complete filing process (including amendments), complete analysis of ANX-1, ANX-2, RET-1, RET-2 (Sahaj), RET-3 (Sugam), understanding how GSTN matching tool works, including live case studies to support understanding.

ClearTax founder and CEO Archit Gupta, said, “We are on a mission to simplify the new GST return filing mechanism and make India tax compliant and we are delighted to come up with India’s most sought after e-learning course on new GST return filing system to help the industry cope with the undergoing rapid transformation with the overall GST roadmap. Businesses are expected to be hit with cash-flow problems in the first phase of the new GST Return filing system which is due to be launched soon. The new GST return filing system proposes that businesses can claim input credit only after their suppliers upload sales invoices. This course will provide direct access to high-quality online learning content created by ClearTax experts to prepare them for a smooth transition to the new GST return filing system.”

NT Bureau