ASSOCHAM Series of
National Conference on ‘Draft GST LAW’

September-October, 2016, Pune & Indore

About the event  | Registration Form

The introduction of GST is now imminent  since the Constitution has now been amended by the “Constitution Amendment One Hundred and First) Amendment) Act 2016” on 8 August enabling the introduction of GST. Introduction of GST is going to have impact on each business concern. It will have immediate as well as far reaching implications on their business. As per the current indications the GST Council is likely to be constituted soon to finalise model GST Act and Rules before the winter session of Parliament start.

The draft GST Law has already been released. ASSOCHAM already had initial discussion with Empowered Committee on draft GST law. The draft of Model GST law raises several pertinent questions whose implications need to be understood by every business concern and prepare for smooth transition to GST. GST will have significant change in tax compliance procedure and for availing input tax credit.

In this background, ASSOCHAM being the most pro-active chamber of commerce, has decided to organize a series of National Conference on ‘Draft GST LAW’ to have a detailed interaction on various provisions of draft GST law, as per the following schedule:

Day & Date
Venue & City
22nd September 2016
Vivanta by Taj
Begumpet, Hyderabad
29th September 2016
09.30 am – 4.30 pm
Hotel Le Méridien
Raja Bahadur Mill Road,
Pune -
7th October 2016
09.30 am – 4.30 pm
Fortune Landmark


  • Broad analysis of draft GST Law and its impact on Industry
  • Taxable event for levy of GST and the persons liable to pay tax
  • Principles of Valuation under GST, Point of Taxation and Place of Supply for levy of GST
  • Registrations, Return and Tax Payments and Tax Administration Processes
  • Transitional provisions and other key aspects
  • Hiccups under GST
  • Strengthening of provisions of offences and prosecution
  • Debate on transactions - GST and other levy
  • Mystery of import of services into & export of the goods out of, the territory of India
  • GST- a cautioning note for taxpayers
  • Preparatory steps required by taxpayers for smooth transition to GST

  • Shri Rajesh Pandey, Commissioner Central Excise, Pune
  • Shri P A Nandedkar, Joint Commissioner, Sales Tax, Pune
  • Shri Nihal Kothari, Chairman, National Council on Indirect Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Shri J K Mittal, Co- Chairman, National Council on Indirect Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Shri Dharnendra Kumar Rana, Senior Principal-Tax,Advaita Legal
  • Shri Arun Subramanian, Vice President, SAP Labs
  • Shri Sandeep Sachdeva, Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
  • Shri Aravind K S, Associate Vice President, Tally Solutions

  • Dr. S. L. Meena, Principal Commissioner Customs, Central Excise & Service Tax, Indore
  • Shri  Raghwendra Kumar Singh, Commissioner Commercial Taxes, Indore
  • Shri Nihal Kothari, Chairman,National Council on Indirect Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Shri J K Mittal, Co- Chairman,National Council on Indirect Taxes, ASSOCHAM
  • Shri Vishwanath Shukla, Managing Partner, BMG Legal Solutions
  • Shri Shivam Mehta, Joint Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
  • Shri Aravind K S, Associate Vice President, Tally Solutions

CEOs, CFOs, Finance / Accounts / Legal Executives, Senior Auditors and Financial Professionals / Consultants, Service providers and manufacturing availing CENVAT credit, Exporters of services, Users of services provided in India or abroad,  Middle & Senior Level executives dealing in Indirect Taxes in the corporate world as well as the practicing CA, CS, CMA and other related professionals.

The Conference has immense value for the participants however the fees is kept at Rs. 3,500 per participant per city (including Taxes , refreshment & lunch) to meet the cost{10% discount for two or more persons from the same organization}.


Kindly fill in the attached registration form and send to us at  /  at the earliest.

Since the seats are limited therefore shall be made available on first-come-first served basis. You are requested to register yourself and also nominate your colleagues for the same.

Registration Fees: 

  • Participation Fees: Rs. 3,500/- per participant ( 10% discount for two more persons from the same organization)