STD holds day long GST awareness workshop at Anantnag
ANANTNAG: The Commissioner State Taxes Department Dr. Rashmi Singh on Tuesday visited Kokernag area and presided over a day long GST awareness-cum-training workshop.
The workshop was organised under the GST Awareness programme and as part of Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav public outreach campaign.
Speaking during the workshop, the Commissioner said that the department is committed towards conducting capacity building workshops and other exercises required to enhance revenue generation but all stakeholders need to equip themselves fully to ensure tax compliance behaviour.
She also acknowledged support provided by Chief Secretary, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta in ensuring strict compliance of GST requirements by all DDOs especially those handling work contracts.
She emphasised upon the DDOs that they shall adhere to the timelines in filing their returns so that the revenue due to the government does not get delayed because of late filing of the returns.
Assistant Commissioner State Taxes (Technical) Waseem Raja on the occasion gave a detailed presentation on GST and its various aspects. He also addressed queries raised by the concerned officials regarding GST registration, returns, Tet, among others.
Deputy Commissioner State Taxes Recovery, Shakeel Maqbool; Deputy Commissioner, State Taxes (Enforcement), South Kashmir, Shahnawaz Shah, senior officers of the State Taxes Department and other concerned officials were also present during the workshop.