On 01 July 2017,
The Government took a radical step towards tax transformation by introducing GST (General Service Tax). Many people
were in doubt and wanted to know in detail about the GST. To explain and clear
any doubts about GST, Pride Group of
Hotels organized a one day GST awareness program across all its hotels at Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, Nagpur,
Ahmadabad and Delhi Aero city in
July and August.
The invitation was open to all and it received
tremendous response from the audience. It was attended by many corporate,
travel agents and general public. The speakers at various locations were well
known and renowned personalities like Service tax commissioner Mr. R Sekar, Additional Commissioner Mr. Bhimsen P Balchim, Joint
Commissioner of Commercial Taxes Department Mr. Parameswaran, Commissioner CGST & CX Mr. Devender V Nagvenkar, Sr. Joint Commissioner SGST Mr. A.Z. Khan, Joint Commissioner SGST Mr. Abhijit Chatterjee, Additional
Commissioner SGST Mr. Prabal De,
Additional Commissioner SGST Mr. Dipankar Bhattacharjee, Assistant Commissioner GST Mr. Harish YN, Assistant Commissioner
GST Mr. Sunil V. and the renowned
Chartered Accountants Mr. Pawan Jain,
Mr. Satyaveer Ahlawat, Mr. Umed Singh Kuntal Chairman of ICA,
Nagpur chapter, Mr. Sandeep Jotwani,
Mr. Saket Bagadia and Mr. Pradeep Bathra. The speakers
explained GST in details and cleared the doubts of the audience.
The initiative was well appreciated by all the
speakers as well as the audience. The
speakers praised the decision of Govt. as a positive step towards development
and were hopeful that everybody will benefit from it in future.