CBIC has notified the rules related to PMT-09 by a Notification No. 37/2020 – Central Tax Dated 28th April, 2020.
CBIC was inserted new rule 87(13) by a Notification No. 31/2019 – Central Tax dated 28th June, 2019 (the Central Goods and Services Tax (Fourth Amendment) Rules, 2019) but not notified the date of appointment of this rule.
Now, CBIC hereby appoints the 21st day of April, 2020, as the date from which the said provisions of the rules, shall come into force.
A registered person may, on the common portal, transfer any amount of tax, interest, penalty, fee or any other amount available in the electronic cash ledger under the Act to the electronic cash ledger for integrated tax, central tax, State tax or Union territory tax or cess in FORM GST PMT-09.”
Form GST PMT-09 is now available on GST portal and it enables a taxpayer to make intra-head or inter-head transfer of amount available in Electronic Cash Ledger. A taxpayer can file GST PMT 09 for transfer of any amount of tax, interest, penalty, fee or others available under one (major or minor) head to another (major or minor) head in the Electronic Cash Ledger. Form GST PMT 09 provides flexibility to taxpayers to make multiple transfers from more than one Major/Minor head to another Major/Minor head if the amount is available in the Electronic Cash Ledger. To file Form GST PMT-09 taxpayers are required to login on GST portal with valid credentials and navigate to Services > Ledgers > Electronic Cash Ledger > File GST PMT-09 For Transfer of Amount option.