Mangaluru, July 15,2017: A public Seminar “GST in Healthcare, Educational Institutions and Family Economics” enthralled the city public in the city, under the able baton of Center for Health and Development (CHD Group), Milagres Education Institutions in partnership with Unity Hospital as Health Partner and Rachana Catholic Chamber of Commerce and Industry as business Friendship Partner and Rahul Advertisers, publicity partner.
Vijayakumar Bhathad, Assistant Commissioner of Commercial Taxes - Enforcement, Government of Karnataka gave a revealing anlysis on how the previous taxation systems were and how central and state taxes were different and why the present C-GST and S-GST came into being. He explained in depth about how different popular governments in the past were responsible to bringing this reform and how more than 166 countries have a unified policy on GST. He went on to say that the country’s market will get unified over time and although the transition may be difficult, it will have a long term boost and consistency in the country’s economy, taxation policy and development.
Shri. Raghavendra Teertha, Chartered Accountant, Bengaluru, highlighted the sector specific implications on what changes would come into being with the implementation of GST for healthcare, education and family economics. How the current family monthly budget would need to be re-worked and what mathematics were necessary to understand the same was discussed.
Dr. Edmond Fernandes, Founder and CEO, Center for Health and Development (CHD Group) introduced the details of the seminar. Diya D’cunha from St Agnes College acted as the Master of Ceremony and Rev. Fr. Valerian Dsouza, Correspondent, Milagres Education Institutions, Mr. Gilbert Dsouza, President, Rachana Catholic Chamber of Commerce and Industry were among others present. Dr. RP Pai, Medical Superintendent, ALN Raod Memorial Ayurvedic Medical College, Koppa along with a delegation came from Koppa in Chikmagalur district who were present, need a mention.