How to Prepare GSTR 4 Offline utility : FAQ : Return for Composition Dealer

By | November 13, 2017
(Last Updated On: November 13, 2017)

How to Prepare GSTR 4

1. How can I download and open the GSTR4 Offline Tool in my system from the GST Portal?

1. Login to the GST Portal .
2. Go to Downloads > Offline tools> GSTR4 Offline Tool > Download button.
3. Unzip the downloaded Zip file which contain GSTR4 Offline Tool, User Manual, Read Me.txt, Release Note.
4. Open the GSTR4_Excel_Utility excel sheet by double clicking on it.

2. What are the basic system requirements/ configurations required to use GSTR4 Offline Tool?
The offline functions work best on Windows 7 and above and MSEXCEL 2007 and above. Detailed system
required are available at (

3. How do I open or launch the GSTR4 Offline Tool?
One can launch the GSTR4 Offline Tool by double clicking the downloaded GSTR_4_Excel_Utility excel

4. Is the Offline tool mobile compatible?
No. Offline tool cannot be used on mobile. Currently, Offline tool can only be used only on desktops.

5. Can a taxpayer sign/ submit his GSTR4 return in the Offline tool?
No. After upload of the return to the GST Portal, the taxpayer has to preview the form, submit, Utilize Cash
to pay off liabilities and then file GSTR4.

Download Complete GSTR 4 Offline utility  FAQ with Screenshots

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