REASI: A day-long training session on Goods and Service Tax (GST) was held at Reasi by the Commercial Taxes Department (CTD) in collaboration with District Administration to acquaint stakeholders about the new tax regime here on Saturday, an official press note read.
According to the press note, during the training programme, the participants were imparted practical training on different aspects of GST and its implication in the society.
Chief guest on the occasion, ADDC (Additional District Development Commissioner) Ramesh Chander said that district administration would provide every possible support to the commercial taxes department in organising such training sessions and awareness programmes on GST so that all DDOs (District Development Offices) and businessmen are well acquainted with this new tax regime.
The ADDC said that the aim of the training is to know the apprehensions, doubts and genuine problems that were anticipated by industries, firms, contractors and traders after the rollout of GST in the state.
The officers of CTD gave detailed presentation on different matters related to registration process, tax deduction, filing returns, submission of return, mode of TDS payment, issues of TDS certificate, penalty, interest, digital signatures, etc.
The resource persons, through lectures, explained in detail all the components of new GST Act and the consequences and results after implementation and putting up the act in public domain, the press note read.
Some basic issues and queries related to the implementation of the act were also discussed. It was assured by the officers of Commercial Taxes department that supportive system has been evolved to assist the stakeholders for accessing registration under new GST law. The officers also shared 7051889993 as helpline contact for the lodging queries, the press note added.