The Maharashtra Sales Tax Department (MSTD) is in the process of implementing SAP based New Automation System.
Retums for periods after 1 April 2016, under Maharashtra Value Added Tax Act (MVAT) and Central Sales Tax Act (CST) will be started in the new automation system in due course.
In view of this, the e-CST declarations for periods starting on or after 1 April 2016 cannot be issued by MSTD.
In this connection, MSTD has made Stand-by arrangement for issuance of e-CST declarations for periods on or after 1 April 2016 under MVAT Act.
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