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Constitution of Joint Committee on Business Processes (Annexure-I)




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No.15/45/EC/GST/2014/32                                Date:  7th April, 2014 JOINT COMMITTEE ON BUSINESS PROCESSES FOR GST

During the last Empowered Committee meeting held on 10th March, 2014, it was decided that a Joint Committee under the co-convenership of the Additional Secretary (Revenue), Government of India and the Member Secretary, Empowered Committee should be constituted to look into the Report of the Sub-Group-I on Business Processes for GST and make suitable recommendations for Registration and Return to the Empowered Committee.  It was also decided that the Joint Committee should also keep in view the Registration and Return requirements necessary for IGST Model.  Accordingly, a Joint Committee, in consultation with the Government of India, is constituted with the following members:

Government of India

  • Rashmi Verma, Additional Secretary (Revenue) —          Co-convener
  • Shri P.K. Mohanty, Joint Secretary (TRU-I)
  • Shri M. Vinod Kumar, Joint Secretary (TRU-II)
  • Shri J.M. Kennedy, Director (TRU-II)
  • Director/Deputy Secretary holding the charge of State Taxes Section


States Government

  • J.B. Ekka, Commissioner of Taxes, Assam
  • Shri Prashant Goyal, Commissioner, Trade & Taxes, Delhi
  • Shri H.V. Patel, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Gujarat
  • Shri Sudhir Rajpal, Commissioner, Excise & Taxation, Haryana
  • Shri Kifayat Hussain Rizvi, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, J&K
  • Shri Ajay Seth, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Karnataka
  • Shri Shyam Jagannathan, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Kerala
  • Shri Amit Rathore, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Madhya Pradesh (9) Nitin Kareer, Commissioner, Sales Tax, Maharashtra
  • Shri Abhishek Bhagotia, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Meghalaya
  • Shri Manoj Ahuja, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Odisha
  • Shri Sanjay Malhotra, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Rajasthan
  • Shri K. Rajaraman, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Tamil Nadu
  • Shri M.K. Narayan, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Uttar Pradesh
  • Shri Dilip Jawalkar, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, Uttarakhand
  • Shri Binod Kumar, Commissioner, Commercial Tax, West Bengal


Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers

(1)    Shri Satish Chandra, Member Secretary                                      —          Co-convener


  1. The Committee will submit its report to the Empowered Committee in two months time.


Sd/- (Satish Chandra)

Member Secretary

Empowered Committee of

State Finance Ministers


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  • PS to Chairman, Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers
  • Adviser to Chairman, Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers
  • A.O./OSD/F.O./A.O., Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers


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