National Seminar on Tax Deduction at Source (TDS)

22 January - 22 February, 2013, Mumbai, Hyderabad & Kolkata

About the Event  | Registration Form

Over the years Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) has emerged as a major tool of revenue collection in India. However, the way the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (the Act) dealing with the TDS are worded, taxpayers have to deal with several interpretational and procedural issues.  Adding to the complexity is plethora of judicial rulings on these issues. This is a cause of concern both for the taxpayers and Revenue. While the taxpayers grapple with consequential issues of cash flow, disallowances, interest, penalty and long drew litigation. Revenue, apart from litigation, has to deal with administrative issues of refund processing.
In addition, the numerous compliance requirements add significantly to the compliance cost to the business. This is felt particularly in case of cross border payments. In case of non-residents there are further practical difficulties of extra- territorial application of the provisions, compliances and availability of Treaty deliberate on various intricate provisions of Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) as per the following schedule:
Need has been felt to deliberate on key issues on the various provisions and new developments relating to TDS. Therefore, ASSOCHAM with the support of Ministry of Finance is organizing a Series of Seminar on Tax Deduction at Source (TDS) in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolkata 
Date, Time & Venue

22 January 2013
09.30 am - 4.30 pm  
Ramada Plaza Palm Grove
Juhu Beach, Santa Cruz West, Mumbai 
6 February 2013
09.30 am - 4.30 pm
Katriya Hotel & Towers
8, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad 
22 February 2013  
09.30 am - 4.30 pm
Hotel Hindustan International (HHI)
235/1, A J C Bose Road, Kolkata 

Government Officials
Shri T.K. Shah, Chief Commissioner Income Tax -I, Mumbai
Shri S.K. Sahu, Chief Commissioner Income Tax -IV, Mumbai
Shri V.K. Pandey, Commissioner of Income Tax (TDS), Mumbai
Shri Bibhab Dutta, I.R.S., Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Hyderabad-I
Smt. Subhashree Ananthakrishnan, Commissioner of Income Tax-TDS, Hyderabad
Shri K.K. Mohapatra, Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Kolkata
Shri Sumant Sinha, I.R.S., Commissioner of Income Tax (TDS), Kolkata
Shri Ashoke Kumar Dey, IRS, Joint Commissioner of Income Tax (TDS), Kolkata
Eminent Speakers
Shri Pallav Gupta, Co-Chairman, National Council on Direct Taxes, ASSOCHAM (Kolkata)
Shri Ashesh Safi, Partner, Deloitte Haskins & Sells (Mumbai)
Shri Subhankar Sinha, Head of Tax, Siemens India (Mumbai)
Shri C. A. Gupta, Partner, Deloitte Haskins & Sells (Mumbai)
Shri Tapan Gupta, Associate Director, KPMG (Hyderabad)
Shri Aditya Bajoria, Associate Director, Ernst & Young (Hyderabad)
Shri M G Ramachandran, Associate Director, PwC (Hyderabad)
Shri Ashlesh Verma, Sr. Director, Deloitte Touche Tohmastu India Private Limited (Hyderabad)
Smt Sushmita Basu, Associate Director, PwC (Kolkata)
Shri Himanshu Patel, Director, Deloitte haskins & Sells (Kolkata)
Other speakers from Industry and tax profession 

Issues To Be Discussed:

  • Overview of TDS: covering rationale for TDS, TDS on different types of payments, the person making payment – agent of Government, practice followed in other countries, etc.
  • TDS on payment to residents:- salary, payments to contractors, rent, commission, professional fees, etc
  • Obligations of Payer &  Rights of Recipients
  • Practical aspects & key issues on TDS of Domestic Transactions
  • Payment to Non Resident & Domestic Transfer Pricing Practical Issues
  • Tax on Perquisites
  • TDS on Acquisition- s.194LA
  • Software Income and Royalty-s.9(1)(vi)
  • Recent changes in TDS procedures
We request you to block your calendars for this interesting and insightful session. 
Who Should Attend
The Seminar 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. 4,000 per participant per venue including Service Tax (10% discount for two and 20% for three or more persons from the same organization. )

The fee is inclusive of refreshment & lunch.