Committee on direct taxes: The Committee deals with issues pertaining to direct taxes impacting the cellular and electronics industry. Once issues are identified and analyzed, they are taken up with appropriate ministries such as Ministry of Finance or Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) for satisfactory resolution.

Committee Chairman:

The Committee is headed by Mr R Prasad, former Chairman CBDT and former member Competition Commission of India (CCI) as Chairman.

Committee Members:

  • Amit Gujral: Marketing Head, LG India
  • Bibhash Deb: Senior Manager-Legal & Taxation, Lava Mobiles
  • Nilanjana Sur: Indirect Tax Manager, Microsoft
  • Pradeep Bagry: Gionee
  • Rajan Gautam: Sr. Manager ‚Äď legal & Taxation, Sony India
  • Rajan Malik: CA, Rajan Malik & Co
  • Surendra Kumar Sharma: Vice President-Taxation, Samsung
  • Sanjay Jain: Vice President-Indirect Taxes & Insurance, HCL
  • Varun Raj Khanna: Head of Taxation & Legal, Micromax