Glimpses of GST is a Handbook covering provisions under Model GST Law. It is not a commentary but a complete guide for the Tax professionals, Departmental officers, Industry professionals and as well as the beginners who are looking forward to know more about GST.
The provisions under CGST, SGST and IGST Act are captured in a Tabular format and are extracted as Flow Charts for easy understanding. The Author have also made a comparison between the Old and the New Statute which helps to identify the carve outs and areas of focus
About the Author
Avinash Poddar is a Chartered Accountant and a Senior Partner at M/s A A P and Co., Chartered Accountants, Surat (Gujarat). He is also a law graduate (LL.B.), Certified Financial Planner (CFPCM), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), qualified DISA from ICAI, Post Graduate in Cyber Law (PGCCL) and has earned Certification from ICAI in Arbitration, Forensic Accounting and Fraud Detection, Valuation, IFRS, Indirect Taxes. He is a certified Internal Auditor (CIA – USA), Fraud Examiner (CFE-USA) and Information System Auditor (CISA – USA). He deals with the practical aspects of Service Tax/ Excise through his advisory role in various organizations. He also represents his clients before adjudicating authorities, Appellate Authorities including CESTAT and Settlement Commission.
Presently, he is pursuing Ph. D in “Convergence of Excise, Service Tax and VAT into GST and its likely impact on Industries of Gujarat”.