Interactive Seminar On
Tax Issues In Real Estate Sector

13 December, 2013, Hotel Le Meridien New Delhi

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The Government of India has invited suggestions from ASSOCHAM on tax issues in real estate sector. The Government is keen to address the issues hampering the growth of the Real Estate sector so that India could emerge as a preferred destination for investments. There are many important tax related issues in real estate sector. The Indian Real Estate Sector operates under multiple regulations and number of taxes are levied on real estate transactions.  Besides, the rates of raw materials such as cement and steel are different across cities. Hence, there is a need to ensure a fair system of taxation. The real estate industry cannot sustain growth in isolation. It requires supporting regulatory and tax structure.

Therefore, in view of the various tax related issues in Real Estate Sector, ASSOCHAM is organizing an Interactive Seminar on “TAX ISSUES IN REAL ESTATE SECTOR” at 9.30 a.m. on December 13, 2013 at Hotel  Le Meridien in New Delhi. It would bring together all concerned group viz. developers, planners, owners and decision makers, Tax experts, consultants, service providers and fund representatives to a common platform to discuss the nature of taxes and suggest ways for streamlining them. The suggestions and recommendation of this meeting will be presented to the Government as a part of our pre - budget memorandum for seeking appropriate tax regime in real estate sector.

In view of the importance of the subject, we are glad to invite you and your colleagues to attend this important Seminar. We would also request your organization to be the PARTNER / SPONSOR of the Seminar as per details enclosed for your kind reference.

The Programme schedule shall be as Under:

9.00 a.m – 10.00 a.m


10.00 a.m.-10.45 a.m.

Inaugural Session

10.45a.m. -11.00 a.m.

Tea Break

11.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.

Interactive Session on Indirect Taxes in Real Estate Sector

1.00 p.m -2.00 p.m


2.00p.m. -4.00 P.M

Interactive Session on Direct Taxes in Real Estate Sector

4.00 p.m.

Concluding Remarks


Issues To Be Discussed:

Invited Eminent Speakers:

  • Valuation for levy of Tax
  • Services Tax in real estate sector
  • Abatement on construction contracts
  • Accounting of real estate transactions
  • Stamp duty & Local taxes
  • Capital gain tax on real estate transaction
  • TDS & VAT related Issues
  • Tax implication for NRIs
  • Haryana VAT Act
  • Tax on sale and purchase of property
  • Other tax related issues
  • Dr. M. Govinda Rao, Member, 14th Finance Commission,Govt of India
  • Representatives from Ministry of Finance
  • Mr. Subhash Lakhotia, Tax Expert
  • Mr. Hemal Mehta, Senior Director | Head – Real Estate & Infrastructure  | M&A Tax, Deloitte
  • Mr. J.K. Mittal, Advocate, J.K. Mittal & Co.
  • Mr. Hitender Mehta, Partner, Vaish Associates
  • Ms. Kaadambari, Senior Partner, UCOL
  • Other Experts from Tax and Real Estate Profession 

Who Should Attend

CEOs, CFOs, Real Estate Developers and Brokers, Property end users, Financial Professionals / Property Consultants, Construction Companies / Service Providers, Middle & Senior Level executives dealing in Taxes in the corporate world as well as the practicing CA, CS, CWA and other related professionals.

Sponsorship Opportunities

By sponsoring at this important seminar you will raise your company’s profile and gain unparallel access to the key decision makers in this industry. You may choose from various sponsorship packages given below:




Principal Partner

Rs. 8 Lac

All 1-8

Platinum Partner

Rs. 5 Lac

All except 1, 6

Gold Partner

Rs. 3 Lac

All except 1,6,8

Co- Sponsor

Rs. 2 Lac

Only 2, 7 & 8


Rs. 1 Lac

Only 2 & 7


  • Status of ‘Principal Partner’ the Partner’s name and logo will be prominently displayed at the seminar venue.
  • Branding of company logo at the main backdrop at the seminar.
  • Logo in the newspaper advertisement.
  • Speaker slot to a company representative.
  • Complimentary exhibition space of 3X2 sq. meters at the seminar venue.
  • Insertion of Company’s brochure and publicity material into the documentation pack.
  • Delegate passes to attend the seminar.
  • Special Seating arrangements for the delegates nominated by the Sponsor organization.

Exhibition Details & Fee

Stalls measuring 3x2 mtr each are available for Rs. 50,000/- Each stall is built up having depth of 2 mtr and width of 3 mtr. With facilities like – wall partition, covering, carpet, one table, one chair, spotlight, waste paper basket, etc. Companies may send their request for bigger space and accordingly the fee would be payable.

Registration Fees: 

  • Rs. 3,000/- per participant including Service Tax (10% discount for three or more people from the same organization). )