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Sensitisation Seminar on GST conducted

Centre on Saturday held a sensitisation workshop for over 400 officials on the new indirect tax regime.
●    The workshop, was held to discuss administrative control issues, was organized to sensitize these officers about the key features of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). 
●    GST is an important milestone in the concept of cooperative federalism where the Centre and States have come together to address an important national issue of present complex indirect tax regime in the country.
●    The successful implementation of GST can lead to this model of cooperative federalism being replicated in other spheres.
●    GST reform process would lead to a move from the regime of tax exemptions in various sectors of economy to a regime of seamless flow of credit and payment of tax.
●    The seminar was also addressed by the Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia. 
●    A presentation on the salient features of GST was made by Chairman CBEC, Najib Shah.