7th National GST Summit and Awards 2024

7th National GST Summit and Awards 2024 – New Delhi


Date and Time:

March 21, 2024 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Event Location:

Hotel Eros, New Delhi, India

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Achromic Point along with Nexdigm as Knowledge Partner, GSTHero as Silver Partner, TRC as Bronze Partner, Anantham Legal as Litigation Partner, Chilana & Chilana Law Offices as Associate Partner, GABA & CO. as Corporate Partner, Cretum Advisory & My GST Refund as Other Partners present the 7th National GST Summit and Awards 2024 on 21st March 2024 in New Delhi, Hotel Eros, focused on brainstorming sessions on Goods and Services Tax. Goods and Service Tax (GST) is an Indirect Tax in India that came into effect on 1st July 2017 which has replaced many Indirect Taxes. The Objective of this event is to update Industry, Corporates, Practitioners on the recent developments and Key Issues under GST regime and also recognize the efforts of various professionals, Consulting Firms, Practitioners, Corporate Indirect Tax professionals.


Benefits of attending:

  • It will develop a network of professionals for knowledge interchange on GST
  • Understand the Usage of Technology in Tax Efficiency
  • It provides an understanding Certain burning issues under GST
  • It intends to give an opportunity for discussion and exchange of ideas on GST and its practical application for effective implementation
  • Continually track policy development regarding GST and update prepared scenarios
  • Identify issues and concerns needing representation to the authorities and develop a strategy for effective advocacy
  • Identify the best methods for integrating into the new systems while deriving the most tax benefits

Who should attend?

  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Directors & Heads
  • Tax Professionals
  • Finance/Accounts/Legal Head
  • Managers
  • Middle and Senior level executives dealing in Indirect Taxes
  • Practicing CA/CMA and other related professions


08.30 AM – 09.15 AM

Registration and Tea/Coffee


09.15 AM – 09.30 AM

Welcome Address and Introductions by Achromic Point


09.30 AM – 10.00 AM

Key Not Address


10.00 AM – 10.45 AM

Session 1: Journey So Far- 6 Years of GST


10.45 AM – 11.45 AM

Session 2: (Individual Session)

  • Major Controversies in GST Regime
  • Classification Disputes
  • Discounts, Schemes and Free Supplies
  • Employee Recoveries
  • Secondment
  • Personal & Corporate Guaranties
  • Input Tax Credit Opportunities
  • E-Invoicing Vs Real time reporting


11.45 AM – 12.15 PM

Networking Tea/Coffee Break


12.15 PM – 01.30 PM

Session 3: (Panel Discussion)

  • Emerging Issues in GST Instigating Litigation
    • ISD and Cross Charge
    • Sales return and ITS reversal
    • GST on trade subsidies
    • Other Key issues
    • Restaurant services taxability from VAT to Service tax and now under GST with Supreme court case laws


01.30 PM – 02.15 PM

Networking Luncheon


02.15 PM – 03.00 PM

Session 4: (Individual Session)

  • Leveraging Technology in tax
    • Hyper-automation & Enterprise modernization
    • Relevance of technology in tax
    • Guidelines on how to automate
    • Used cases
    • Q&A


03.00 PM – 04.00 PM

Session 5: Refunds under GST & Intricacies of ITC

  • Background and types of refund
  • Procedural aspects of refund claim
  • Critical issues


04.00 PM – 04.45 PM

Session 6: (Panel Discussion)

  • Assessment and Audit of GST
    • Dos and Don’ts to handle GST Department Audits
    • Action points year end compliance
    • Importance of review for pre-audit
    • Types of notices in GST
    • How to handle Summons, Investigations, GST Audit by Department
    • Inspection, Search, Seizure, Arrest in GST
    • DGGI Investigation in GST
    • Common disputes and Department Audit Issues – Practical Aspects


04.45 PM – 05.15 PM

Session 7: (Panel Discussion)

  • Future of Indirect Taxation in India
    • Indirect Taxation- Way Forward
    • Use of data analytics to detect tax evasion and improve compliance
    • Speeding up tax compliance and reporting processes
    • Setting realistic goals when adopting tax technology
    • Advanced reconciliation to eliminate manual efforts


05.15 PM – 05.30 PM

Awards Distribution


05.30 PM

Closing Remarks


Award Categories:

7th National GST Summit and Awards 2024 are introduced to recognize achievement in the domain of Indirect Tax in the following categories:

  • Tax Technology Firm of the Year
  • Award for Outstanding Contribution to Taxation in 2022-23 by an Individual
  • Indirect Tax Law Firm of the year
  • Best Indirect Tax Disputes/Investigations team 
  • Best New Indirect Tax Practice
  • Lifetime Achievement Award in Indirect Tax
  • Indirect Taxation’s Rising Star (Male)
  • Indirect Taxation’s Rising Star (Female)
  • Indirect Tax Firm of the Year
  • Best Indirect Tax Team
  • Tax Compliance and Reporting firm of the Year
  • Indirect Tax Practice Leader of the Year
  • Tax Litigation and Disputes Practice Leader of the Year
  • Tax Litigation and Disputes Rising Star (Male)
  • Tax Litigation and Disputes Rising Star (Female)
  • Tax Chambers of the Year *NEW for 2024*

You are requested to solicit your nomination by filling in the details in the link below:

For more visit our Exclusive website: GST Summit


Thought Leaders:

  • Sujit Ghosh
    Senior Advocate
    Supreme Court of India
  • Haroon Qureshi
    SVP and Head of Tax – Asia Pacific 
  • Paresh Bafna
    Founder and Director
    GST Hero
  • Rahul Swarnkar
    Chief Revenue Officer
  • Sandeep Chilana
    Managing partner
    Chilana & Chilana Law Offices
  • Lalitendra Gulani
  • Pushpendra K Dixit
    Vice President & Global Head Taxation
    PVRINOX Limited
  • Himanshu Goel
    TR Chadha & Co LLP
  • Sachit Jolly
    Senior Tax Advisor
    DMD Advocates
  • Yogesh Gaba
    Managing Partner – Indirect Tax
    GABA & CO.
  • Kapil Mahani
    Cretum Advisory
  • Sanjay A. Chhabria
    Indirect Tax Lead
  • Hiren Vora
    Associate Director
  • Aditya changoiwala
    Vice President Finance
    CarDekho Group

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