What is The Full Form of SCN in GST
SCN full form in GST is Show Cause Notice. The show cause notice is the pinnacle of our efforts from the start of the inquiry and/or procedure for violating the tax statute(s) until the formal issue of a written notification to the notice(s). The statutory requirement for the issuance of SCN makes it the essential document for the resolution of any disagreement regarding tax liability or any action taken (civil action) to be taken for violations of the provisions of the Customs/Service Tax laws/Central Excise/and/or Allied Laws, which must be imposed by the individual department’s officers. It’s the most crucial part of our work, and any delay in giving SCN on time or providing SCN of low quality could cause major problems for the officer in question.
SCN must be written with extreme care because it serves as the foundation for all legal proceedings. The SCN can be roughly divided into various segments, each of which deals with a different feature of the SCN, for ease of understanding. For short-levy, non-levy, short-paid, non-paid, improper return, incorrect utilization, and inappropriate availing of input tax credit, demand and recovery actions may be taken. The production of a show cause notice is the first step in any demand and recovery procedure under GST.