GST, short name for Goods & Services Tax, might not be a new term for many around the world. However, it will definitely be new for most of the Indian citizens.
Recently, the Indian Government passed a bill which levied GST tax on all the goods bought and sold in India. Now, there are various aspects to GST which can be understood by you better from any professional such as a CA.
However, we are here to solve the common problem which small-scale traders have been facing regarding GST. This is to create GST Billing or Invoice which are needed for any sale that you make.
Now, those who cannot afford a CA will have to rely on software professionals to create GST Billing for them. But most of the traders prefer to keep a dedicated person in their office for this purpose.
So you would want to know how you can create a GST Billing right from your PC for your customers. Despite Government’s efforts for educating traders about GST and its billing method, many are unaware about it.
Thus, you can try out all the different GST Billing software mentioned below and create your own GST Billing in a matter of minutes:
1. Tally.ERP 9
The first and the best method to create your own GST Billing is with the help of a professional software called Tally. This software is extremely popular among all the commerce students as well as CAs.
You can easily plan purchases, manage capital as well as improve cash flow and micro-manage things inside this software for your organization.
But the one complaint with Tally is that it is costly for small-scale traders and GST traders. Although there is a one-time fee on Tally, it is still on the higher side and there is no option for financing as well.
Price: Rs. 18,000 for Single user edition and Rs. 54,000 for unlimited multi-user edition.
2. Zoho Books
Next GST Billing software in our list is actually an online accounting software by the name of Zoho Books. This is a property managed by Zoho which has now become a big name in the Indian market.
Zoho Books is GST Complaint as well as straightforward and offers customization according to your business models. However, you will have to pay an annual fee to use it among colleagues as well as accountants.
Price: Rs. 2499/year
SahiGST is another GST Billing software which made its name in the industry in a short span of time. This software was released after the government rolled out GST for Indian citizens. Therefore, it was able to capitalize and make a name for itself in this competitive market.
On SahiGST, you will be able to define roles for users and monitor activity as well as log each user’s actions. However, we feel that SahiGST’s pricing is somewhat on the higher need. Even then, the features that it offers are worth the price invested.
Price: Rs. 12,000+tax (Pro pack)
ClearTax is a Cloud-based GST software which is also a very popular name in the GST software market. ClearTax GST also offers everything that you would possibly need from a GST Billing software.
It offers you to sync between working offline as well as you can take a backup on the internet. Thus, you don’t have the problem of work being lost because of internet connectivity issues.
ClearTax, although being a cloud-based software, is available offline on PC, mobile as well as has a mobile/desktop website. You also do not need a dedicated desktop for its installation which is a bonus.
Price: Rs. 5,000/year
5. BUSY Accounting Software
The fifth option for GST Billing software in our list is given to BUSY Accounting software. This software is yet another simple and intuitive application with a smooth user interface. You will be able to create 100+ reports with this software according to your business needs.
Price: Rs. 7200/annum (Basic) | Rs. 13500/annum (Standard) | Rs. 19800/annum (Enterprise)
6. Gen GST Software
Gen GST Software is a GST e-filling and billing software like no other in our list. Now, you get all the security that you need with Gen GST software. Also, it is built on JAVA so you have the guarantee of security.
You get features such as Auto Error detection as well as e-payment of taxes. Apart from that, you have the flexibility of importing data for returns as well as the software makes your task of creating bills easier. You also get an option to use this software on a SaaS basis which means to pay a recurring fee to use it.
Price: Rs. 6039 for Desktop Installation/ Rs. 2416 for Desktop Updation
Giddh is a very unique and innovative tool for creating your GST Billing. This software gives you the ability to manage accounts as well as hierarchical groups easily.
You can also share ledgers as well as invoices and make single as well as multiple transactions which makes the software that much more useful. You also get the analysis and support from GIDDH’s firm which is an icing on the cake.
Also, we have seen that Giddh offers the most competitive pricing thus far out of all the other software’s mentioned in the list.
Price: Rs. 800/company(monthly)
LegalRaasta is another great software for creating GST Billing in India. You can handle multiple GSTIN inside this software with a guarantee of 100% accuracy. You also have the facility of defining user access rights and data import is possible from ERP.
Price: Rs. 4999 for Single User
9. Reach GST
ReachGST is next up in our list which is an excellent GST Billing software for Small and Medium Enterprises. It offers features such as Auto Reconciliation from GSTN. Also, you have options for SAC Code Mapping and obviously, GST Invoicing.
We believe that this is a one-stop solution if you are not owning a large business and want something that gets the job done. Interestingly, ReachGST is also free for a single user which makes it even better.
Price: Free for 1 user. Rs. 18000 (Bronze) and Rs. 42000 (Silver Edition)
These are the best GST software available in India. Each software is designed uniquely with a final motto of GST billing to the users. However, if you need the best software for your GST needs then Tally.ERP9 is the one you should put your money on. Tally is the most popular accounting software with good customer support and regular updates according to the GST regulations.
What is your pick the list? Let us know your opinion about the best GST softwares in India.