New Delhi(kalinga Voice) : To empower the taxpayer, to provide a transparent system & to honour honest taxpayers PM Narendra Modi launches platform for ‘Transparent Taxation – #HonoringTheHonest’. PM unveiling this new tax reforms, says it will make taxpayers feel fearless.
Dedicating this new platform by video-conferencing said that this platform aimed at further carrying forward the journey of direct tax reforms. The honest taxpayer of the country plays a huge role in nation building. When the life of honest taxpayer of the country becomes easy, it moves forward, then the country also develops, the country also moves forward, said PM
“There was a time when there used to be a lot of talk about reforms. Sometimes decisions were taken out of compulsion or pressure and were called reforms. Due to this, the desired results could not be achieved. Now this thinking & approach, both have changed” said PM
PM also said “This platform has big reforms such as faceless assessment, faceless appeal, and taxpayers charter. Faceless assessment & taxpayers charter come in force from today, whereas faceless appeal service will be available from September 25.
“It strengthens our resolve of minimum government, maximum governance,The emphasis is on making every rule-law, policy people-centric and public friendly. This is the use of the new governance model and the country is getting its results.” ” PM Modi said adding,
The event is being witnessed by various Chambers of Commerce, Trade Associations, Chartered Accountants’ associations and also eminent taxpayers, apart from the officers and officials of Income Tax Department. Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Singh Thakur will also be present on the occasion.