I have Gujarat Sales Tax & CST Registration Number since 1997.
Now in 1-April-2006 VAT had been implemented in Gujarat.
Request you to please help on following :
Question-1 : How to know whether my Gujarat Sales Tax number is being converted in VAT number automatically or not?? and if yes than how to trace the same.
Question-2 : Is there any expiry of Guajrat Sales Tax registration in case of no turn over since 6-7 years???
Question-3 : How to retrieve the information online???
Question-4 :The Gujarat Sales Tax and CST Number were registered on name of my father in 1997, unfortunately my father expired in 1999. Since than no single transaction, return filling has been done; Now I want to use the same number for the new business i'm going to start with the same firm name and similar type of trading goods. please guide/suggest what is the steps advisable???