The Goods & Services Tax (GST) has been introduced as a new, reformed tax mechanism in India. The GST law requires eligible taxpayers to file regular GST returns on the portal mentioning the details of the taxable transactions made by them in a particular tax period. GSTR-2 and GSTR-2A are two of the GST return forms, however difference, GSTR 2A isn’t exactly used for filing returns.
GSTR-1 and GSTR-2 are two of the GST return forms that need to be filed online each month by every registered taxpayers in India. The basic difference between GSTR 1 and GSTR 2 is that the former contains the details of the outward supplies (sales) made by a particular taxpayer in a given month, while the later will be used to furnish the details of inward supplies made by that person/business in that month.