GST collections for January touched an all-time high of about Rs 1.20 lakh crore, the finance ministry mentioned on Sunday.
The ministry mentioned in line with the development of restoration in the GST revenues over previous 5 months, the revenues for the month of January 2021 are 8 per cent greater than that in the identical month final yr.
“The gross GST income collected in the month of January 2021 until 6PM on 31.01.2021 is Rs 1,19,847 crore, of which CGST is Rs 21,923 crore, SGST is Rs 29,014 crore, IGST is Rs 60,288 crore (together with Rs 27,424 crore collected on import of items) and cess is Rs 8,622 crore (together with Rs 883 crore collected on import of items),” finance ministry mentioned in an announcement.
The quantity could possibly be upped additional as extra quantity of GST gross sales returns get filed.
GST revenues had topped Rs 1 lakh crore in 9 out of 12 months of 2019-20 fiscal. However, in the present fiscal, the revenues have taken successful as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
Revenue in April was Rs 32,172 crore, adopted by Rs 62,151 crore in May, Rs 90,917 crore in June, Rs 87,422 crore in July, and Rs 86,449 crore in August.
Collections in September had been Rs 95,480 crore, Rs 1,05,155 crore in October, Rs 1,04,963 crore in November and Rs 1,15,174 crore in December.