What is the difference between the format of GSTIN and TIN?

TIN (Taxpayer Identification Number) is a registration number issued under VAT Laws. GSTIN (Goods and Services Tax Identification Number), on the other hand, is a registration number issued under the GST Law. While TIN number is an 11-digit number with the first two digits indicating the state code, the format of GSTIN is as under:


Does IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd. issue tax invoice? And will I be able to claim credit from the invoice?

Yes, IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd. does issue tax invoice. If you have updated your GSTIN on your seller panel and it is reflecting on your invoice, then you can claim credit of the same.

What is the GSTIN of IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd.? Also, what is the HSN code of services provided by IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd?


HSN Code- 998365

How do I update or correct my GSTIN on seller panel?

To get your GST details updated, please call us at 09696969696 or write to us at or

If I have not updated my GST details, can I still get the revised invoice and claim input credit?

No, there is no provision for revision of GST returns. Hence, you will not be able to claim input credit of the same. However, if you update your GST details immediately, you will be able to claim input credit going forward.

If a supplier is operating in different states with the same PAN, can he operate with a single GST registration?

No. As per the GST laws, suppliers are required to register themselves in every state from where they supply their goods.