Simplify tax structure to help tax payers become tax compliant: Sitharaman
Minister of State for Finance Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that the tax structure needs to be further simplified to enable tax payers to comply and pay their taxes.
She said citizens want to become lawfully compliant rather than tax evaders.
Sitharaman was delivering the valedictory address at the conclusion of the two-day annual conference of principal chief commissioners, principal director generals, chief commissioners and director generals of income tax here today.
She hoped that the deliberations at the conference would be helpful to the senior officers in handling various tax-related issues and in reducing tax litigation and strengthening of grievance redressal mechanism.
Earlier, Sitharaman released a handbook titled 'Effective Handling of Cases before Settlement Commission'.
Revenue Secretary Shaktikant Das, the chairman and members of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and senior officers of the Department of Revenue were also present.
R.K. Tiwari, Chairman, CBDT, assured that officers of the income tx department will make all efforts to achieve their respective targets in a transparent and fair manner.
He also said deliberations during the conference were very fruitful and would help the officers in dealing with various day-to-day tax- related matters in an effective manner.
(Posted on 22-07-2014)
Information on States of India:
Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal
INDIA REGIONAL MAPS:
Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |
MORE MAPS OF INDIA:
INDIA CITY MAPS:
KERALA TRAVEL MAPS: