Steps taken by the Government to increase awareness about the features of Goods and Services Tax (GST) are as follows:
While planning the aforesaid outreach activities, care was taken to specifically address the needs and concerns of the unorganized sector.
Helpline services have been provided by the Government to address the queries related to functioning of GST. Taxpayers can call on toll free number 1800-1200-232 or send email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The helpdesk of Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) can be reached either by calling on 0120–4888999 or through grievance redressal portal at https://selfservice.gstsystem.in.
This was stated by Shri Shiv Pratap Shukla, Minister of State for Finance in a Written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.