Octa GST Change Log

Version 3.5

Published on October 24, 2017

  • Fixed an issue where incorrect message was displayed to user when GSTR-2A file was added in GSTR-2 module.
  • Mismatch report algorithm is optimised to process large data set even faster.

Version 3.4

Published on October 23, 2017

  • Support of GSTR-3B JSON file.
  • Support of GSTR-1 and GSTR-2 clean-up tools.

Version 3.3

Published on October 18, 2017

  • GSTR-2 data export to Excel introduced.
  • GSTR-2 return file (JSON) generation enabled.

Version 3.0.2

Published on October 14, 2017

  • Improvements in GSTN file import to match with GST Portal output.

Version 3.0.1

Published on October 11, 2017

  • Minor tweaks to handle the operations done on GST portal.

Version 3

Published on October 10, 2017

This is a major release of Octa GST which brings support of GSTR-2A and GSTR-2. Salient features of this release are:


  • Add GSTR-2A file downloaded from GST Portal and view all information reported by your suppliers.
  • Export GSTR-2A information to Excel for reference, analysis and comparison purpose.


  • Add GSTR-2 file downloaded from GST Portal and view all information reported by your suppliers.
  • Auto-matching of purchase information with data reported by your suppliers.
  • Side-by-side comparison of purchase documents.
  • Bulk actions to quickly reconcile a large number of documents.
  • Never miss input tax credit on even a single document by going through the ITC claim facility. Take bulk action to - claim ITC on a large number of documents.
  • Auto-generate all sections of GSTR-2.
  • Comprehensive view of all GSTR-2 sections. Analyse different sections of return with full details of relevant documents.


  • Document issued information is moved from Sales module to GSTR-1 module. You can now add or modify the details of document issued from GSTR-1 module itself.

GSTR-2 return filing is more challenging than GSTR-1 because of matching, reconciliation and ITC claims. We have put a huge efforts in making this complex activity a lot simpler by automating most activities. We hope that you will love the simplicity of Octa GST.

Version 2.1

Published on September 19, 2017

  • Improved user interface of ITC claim in GSTR-3B added.

Version 2

Published on September 19, 2017

  • Support of adding purchase transactions (invoices, credit/debit notes etc.)
  • Support of GSTR-3B, now automatically generate GSTR-3B from sales and purchase transactions.

Version 1.4.1

Published on September 8, 2017

  • Improved detection of reason codes while importing sales documents.
  • Improved error messages on import validation.

Version 1.4

Published on September 3, 2017

  • Included services in HSN summary of GSTR1.
  • Minor improvements to handle GSTN portal edge cases

Version 1.3.2

Published on August 28, 2017

  • Standard list of UQC (unit quantity code) updated as per latest list of GST portal.
  • Purchase import file format published.
  • Minor improvements in Excel file import to minimise user entry.

Version 1.3.1

Published on August 25, 2017

  • Support of Excel 2007 added.

Version 1.3

Published on August 25, 2017

  • Support of directly importing Excel files.
  • Other UI improvements

Version 1.2

Published on August 23, 2017

  • Support of "Deemed Export" sales invoice
  • Enhancement in GSTR-1 Advance Received and Advance Adjusted summary
  • Various performance improvements


Published on August 20, 2017

  • Automatic check of app updates and user notification
  • Added a demo database to quickly get a hands-on tour of all Octa GST features
  • Minor bug fixes and performance improvements