ASSOCHAM
12th INTERNATIONAL TAX CONFERENCE

13 October - 14 October, 2015 , Le Meridien, New Delhi

About the Event  | Registration Form

Chief Guest: Shri Hasmukh Adhia *, Revenue Secretary, Ministry of Finance
Guest of Honour: Smt. Anita Kapur*, Chairperson, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

ASSOCHAM has always aimed to enhance awareness of topical issues that confront today’s business enterprises. Issues such as the effects of the current tax regimes on levels of foreign investment, the problems involved in integrating domestic tax reforms with existing international tax treaties and arrangements, international tax avoidance and efforts to prevent it; the existence and impact of tax havens and other low-tax jurisdictions are all of utmost important. We, as one of the fastest growing economies in the world, need to take into account how various International taxation issues will affect us.
 
Therefore to present a wider perspective of contemporary international taxation typical issues and procedures and offer insight into issues that impinge the growth of international trade and commerce, ASSOCHAM is organizing its 12th International Tax Conference as per the following schedule:


 
DATE, TIME & VENUE

Date
Time
Venue
Day 1
(Tuesday)
13th October 2015
09.30 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Hotel Le Meridien
Janpath, Connaught Place,
New Delhi - 110001
Day 2
(Wednesday)
14th October 2015
09.30 a.m. -  4.45 p.m.

The 12th International Tax Conference of ASSOCHAM envisages providing a platform for the tax payers, tax professionals and policy makers to understand each other’s perspective in respect of legislation affecting international transactions.
 
We have requested Shri Shaktikanta Das, Revenue Secretary, Ministry of Finance to be the Chief Guest and. Smt. Anita Kapur, Chairperson, CBDT, Ministry of Finance to be the Guest of Honour and share their important views with the participants at the Conference. The conference would also be addressed by other Senior Government officials and other eminent speakers from industry / tax profession. In this regard, we would request you to kindly block your diaries for this meaningful conference.
TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED
Day 1
  • Lessons from recently concluded APAs
  • New developments - Transfer Pricing landscape including multi year data / range/ APA roll back
  • AMP developments and trend
  • MAT on FIIs / foreign companies
  • Place of Effective Management (POEM)
  • Indirect transfer of assets
  • CBC reporting and intangibles
  • EPC –tax issues
  • Issues in cross border M&A
Day 2
  • Income Computation and Disclosure Standards (ICDS)
  • Exchange of information: TIEA, FATCA, Automatic Exchange of Information, Joint Assessments Internationally (UK protocol)
  • Tax issues in e-retail
  • Panel discussion on BEPS – dispute resolution/arbitration and treaty abuse
  • Our preparedness for GST: focusing on infra/ technology issues
  • GST – tax and supply chain perspective
SPEAKERS FROM GOVERNMENT
  • Shri Hasmukh Adhia*, Revenue Secretary, Ministry of Finance
  • Smt. Anita Kapur*, Chairperson, Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)
  • Shri Akhilesh Ranjan, Joint Secretary, FT & TR – I, Foreign Tax Division, Ministry of Finance
  • Smt. Pragya Sahay Saxena, Joint Secretary (TPL-I), CBDT
  • Shri Kamlesh C. Varshney, CIT  (APA) – I
  • Shri Sanjeev Sharma, CIT  (APA) – II
*requested

(Other Government Officials details will be informed shortly)
 
OTHER EMINENT SPEAKERS
  • Mr. Vipul Jhaveri, Chairman, National Council on  International Tax, ASSOCHAM
  • Mr. Rahul Garg, Co-Chairman, National Council on International& Direct Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Mr. S.P. Singh, Co-Chairman, National Council on Direct Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Mr. Amit Bhagat, Partner, PwC
  • Mr. Parikshit Datta, Partner, Deloitte
  • Mr. Pramod Jain, Flipkart
  • Mr. Prashant Deshpande, Sr. Director, Deloitte
  • Mr. Rajesh Gandhi, Partner, Deloitte
  • Ms. Sabine Wahl, Partner, PwC
  • Mr. Samir Gandhi, Partner, Deloitte
  • Mr. Sandeep Puri, Partner, PwC
  • Mr. S. Dutt Majumder, Former Chairman, Central Board of Excise & Customs (CBEC)
  • Mr. Sunil Kothare, Director Finance & Tax, Citi Group
  • Mr. Vijay Mathur, Senior Advisor, PwC
  • Mr. Vishal Anand, Partner, PwC
  • Mr. Vishweshwar Mudigonda, Partner, Deloitte
(Other speaker’s details will be informed shortly)
 
WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The conference is targeted at: CEOs, CFOs, Tax Experts, Middle & Sr. Level Officers dealing in Taxation in the corporate world as well as practicing CA, CS, CMA and other related professionals, Trade & Industry, Government, Public Sector Units, Consultancy Organizations, Funding Agencies, Corporate Lawyers, Banks & Other Financial Institutions, FTOs.

Registration Fees: 

  • Rs. 4,000/- per delegate per day + 14% service tax :
  • Rs. 6,000/- per delegate for two days + 14% service tax :
  • (10% discount for two or more persons from the same organization). The fee is inclusive of refreshment, lunch & course material.: