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ASSOCHAM has always aimed to enhance awareness of topical issues that confront today’s business enterprises. To present a wider perspective of contemporary international taxation procedures and offer insight into issues that impinge the growth of international trade and commerce, ASSOCHAM is organizing the 9th International Tax Conference on 12th and 13th of October 2012 at Hotel Shangri-La, New Delhi.  The 9th 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.
Shri Raghuram G. Rajan, Chief Economic Advisorhas has been invited to Inaugurate the Conference. We have also requested Dr. Poonam Kishore Saxena, Chairperson, CBDT and Smt Promila Bhardwaj, DGIT (International Taxation) to share their views with the industry. Beside them, the conference will also be addressed by other renowned Speakers across the globe as well as eminent experts from India. 
Date, Time & Venue

12 October 2012
09.00 a.m. - 05.30 p.m.
Shangri-La Hotel
Ashoka Road
, New Delhi
13 October 2012
09.00 a.m. - 04.00 p.m.

Topics To Be Discussed
Transfer Pricing:
  • Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) – Global practice a framework for robust APA programme
  • APA roadmap for MNCs in India
  • An overview on Indian GAAR Regulations:-
  • Global Trends in GAAR
  • Judicial Doctrine in the US
Industry Panel on recent tax developments
Indirect Tax
  • Negative List based taxation of services- Impact on cross border transactions
  • Negative List – impact and issues on select industry sectors
  • Goods & Service Tax – An update
Panel Discussion on Dispute Mechanism Resolution
Speakers Invited From Government
Dr. Poonam Kishore Saxena,
Chairperson, CBDT
Smt Promila Bhardwaj,
DGIT (International Taxation)
Smt. Poonam K. Sidhu,
Director of Income-tax (International Taxation)-II
Shri Gautam Bhattacharya, Commissioner of Service Tax
·         Other Eminent Speakers
·         Shri Rajkumar Dhoot, M.P. & President, ASSOCHAM
·         Mr. M. Lakshminarayanan- Chairman, ASSOCHAM International Tax Council
·         Mr. Nihal Kothari- Chairman ASSOCHAM National Council on Indirect Taxes
·         Mr. Rahul WHO Garg- Co-Chair, ASSOCHAM Expert Committee on International Tax & Direct Tax
·         Mr. Prashant Bhatnagar- Head of Tax, P&G
·         Ms. Vanita Bansal- Head of Tax- Cargill India
·         Mr. Gokul Chaudhri-  Partner, BMR Advisors
·         Mr. Kerwin Chung- Lead Partner Competent Authority / APA Practice, Deloitte US
·         Mr. Samir Gandhi- Partner, Deloitte
·         Ms. S. Gayathri- Group Head, Direct Taxation, Essar Group
·         Mr. Vijay Iyer- Partner, Ernst & Young
·         Mr. Ketan Madia- Vice President Tax, GE
·         Mr. M. S. Mani- Senior Director, Deloitte
·         Mr. Rahul Mitra- National TP Leader – PwC
·         Mr. Shyamal Mukherjee- Tax Leader - PwC
·         Mr. R Muralidhran- Executive Director, PwC
·         Mr. Manoj Pardasani- Partner- BSR& Co
·         Mr. Sandeep Puri- Executive Director, PwC
·         Mr. Bala Rajaraman- International Tax Partner, Deloitte, US
·         Mr. K R Sekar- Partner, Deloitte

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, CWA and other related professionals, Trade & Industry, Government, Public Sector Units, Consultancy Organizations, Funding Agencies, Corporate Lawyers, Banks & Other Financial Institutions, FTOs

Registration Fees: 

  • Rs. 5,000/- per delegate per day  
  • Rs. 8,000/- per delegate for two days 

10% discount for two or more persons from the same organization