DSC Error solution

Most frequent DSC Error

GST taxpayers have been facing a very common error while filing their GSTR-1 & GSTR-3B.

The dialogue box that appears on the GST Portal is as follows:




The Problem:

Most frequent error messages that taxpayers encounter are as follows:

1. Failed to establish connection to the server

2. Restart/reset the EMsigner.

There can be multiple technical reasons for this error, one of them being a server issue at the GST portal.

In this short article, we will guide you through a video to resolve this issue.

Using the fix discussed in the video, taxpayers shall NOT encounter this error again and can easily submit their GST information on the portal.

The Solution:

In this video, Atish has discussed a simple fix that the taxpayers can apply to resolve the DSC error in EMsigner for GST.



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Gaurav Yadav

About the author

Gaurav is an Engineer by training with a deep interest in Economics & Finance. He has been associated with the Fin-Tech industry for quite some time now. He writes for GSTHero for topics including GST Compliance, GST Structure, etc & aims to break down complicated technical jargon into simple terms for the taxpayers. His expertise includes GST Laws, Corporate Finance & Macro-Economics.

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