Published on:
January 25, 2024

Know why Canceled E-Invoices May Not Reflect on GST Portals

Currently, e-invoices make things super easy for businesses. But sometimes, when you cancel an e-invoice, it doesn't quickly show up as 'Canceled' on the GST portal. Now, let's delve into some reasons why this discrepancy might occur.

Document Deletion

Even after canceling an e-invoice, the corresponding document may persist in the system. Failure to delete the associated document can cause such errors regarding cancellation status on the GST portal.

E-Invoice Cancellation 

There's a chance of overlooking the cancellation of the document while canceling the e-invoice. That means even after canceling a document, the corresponding e-invoice may remain in the system. So, forgetting to cancel the e-invoice can result in conflicting records on the GST portal.

Portal Refresh Delay

Refreshing the portal after canceling an e-invoice is a crucial step often neglected. Failure to refresh can lead to the portal displaying outdated information.

Internet Connectivity 

A stable internet connection is paramount for seamless data updates. A weak or unstable internet connection during the cancellation process can hinder the accurate and timely representation of data on the GST portal.

Troubleshooting Steps

Now, let's look at some steps you can follow to resolve these errors.

Check Your Internet Connection

The first and most important step is to ensure that your internet connection is stable and not fluctuating. These errors can often occur when there are disruptions in your network. If your internet is acting up, resolving those issues may be all you need to do.

Verify Document Deletion

Double-check that not only the e-invoice but also the corresponding document has been successfully canceled or deleted. Ensure no remnants of the transaction linger in the system.

Browser Cache Refresh

Clear your browser cache to eliminate any stored data that might be causing display issues. This ensures that you are fetching the most recent information from the GST portal.

Check Portal Status

Confirm the operational status of the GST portal. Occasionally, maintenance or technical glitches on the portal's end can disrupt real-time updates.

Contact Support

If none of the above steps work, and you continue to experience these errors, don't hesitate to contact our Swipe customer support. To provide you with further assistance and investigate the issue more deeply. You can create a support ticket to get help.


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