Amrita School of Arts & Sciences, Kochi campus, conducted a one day National Seminar on Goods and Services Tax (GST) on September 29, 2018. The seminar was inaugurated by CA Venugopal C. Govind FCA, Senior Managing Partner, Varma and Varma Chartered Accountant, Kochi. Dr. U. Krishnakumar (Director, Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi campus) delivered the welcome address. The official inauguration concluded with vote of thanks proposed by Dr. P. Balasubramanian (HoD, Department of Commerce and Management Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi campus).
The keynote session one was on the topic “Practical Approaches on GST”, handled by CA V. Sathyanarayanan FCA, Varma and Varma Chartered Accountant. The interactive session discussed mainly on introduction to GST and practical approaches to commercial responsiveness. The afternoon session was on the topic “GST Auditing and Practices” handled by CA P. J. Johney FCA, Johney Department of Commerce & management and Co. Chartered Accountant, Kochi. The session was primarily focused on auditing forms and practices and was found very informative to the target audience.