Tax Bar Association organizes conference on GST

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Jan 21: Tax Bar Association Jammu today organized a one-day conference on GST, wherein, Kh  Bashir Ahmed,  former Commissioner of Commercial Taxes in Government of J&K, and presently holding the post  of Advisor to the Chairman Empowered Committee on GST,  Government of India,  was the  main speaker.
He gave an  overview of GST Regime and  historical perspective of taxation.
Earlier, the Conference begun with a welcome  address by  Advocate Gagan Aneja,  coordinator of the event. Thereafter the Model GST Law was discussed  in which salient features, benefits. Constitut-ional amendments and Constitution and role of GST Council were also discussed.
All the members of  Tax Bar Association participated in the  conference, wherein a question-answer session was also held.
On the occasion, Commissi-oner Commercial Taxes, P I Khateeb, was accompanied the Additional Commissioner Anno Malhotra Puri and P K Bhat, Deputy Commissioner Ashish Gupta and Rakesh Mangotra, was honoured.