India unveiled its Budget 2022 on 1st February 2022. India’s GDP is expected to grow at 9.2% in FY22. The Budget 2022 proposals discussed several policy announcements around enhancing investment in infrastructure, initiatives around inclusive developments, increasing productivity and financing. India continues to present opportunities for European companies to invest in the market and take advantage of the growing market.
It is our pleasure to invite you for a special online and Q&A seminar on the Indian Budget 2022. The program will take place on Thursday 17 February 2022, from 10.00-11.30 hrs (CET) and will be led by Amit Jain (EY Leader Global Desk EMEIA & India Desk) and Erwin Sieders (EY Netherlands Tax Partner).
We are particularly pleased that these tax experts have agreed to share their expertise with you and to answer your questions.
This NICCT Online program informs you about the Indian Budget 2022 and particularly on the parts relevant to you and your business in your activities with and in India, highlighting new opportunities emanating out of the recent tax and regulatory reforms.
Do not miss this insightful session with the opportunity to ask these experts the questions that are relevant to you. You can register via this link: https://nicct.nl/events/nicct-online-events/registration/
We look forward to welcoming you on Thursday 17th of February 2022.
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Amit B. Jain – EY EMEIA Tax Desk Network Leader – main speaker
Amit is the EMEIA Tax Desk Network and India desk leader for UK&I and Europe. Prior to this Amit was a Partner with Ernst &Young, India, International tax practise. Amit has worked with clients in life science, chemicals, FMCG, Auto and IT enabled sector. He has also been involved in handling large Private Equity accounts.
Amit joined Ernst & Young in 2004 and has worked with EY Mumbai and Pune practice. He is a fellow chartered accountant of the Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants, India and Law (LLB) and Commerce graduate.
Amit’ experiences are:
- Cross border acquisition support including tax due diligence, structuring and implementation;
- Cross border investment structuring and setting up of operations in India including obtaining regulatory approvals and rulings;
- Amit has worked on several cross border transactions wherein he has led the tax due diligence, structuring of the acquisition and implementation of the transaction;
- Some of the acquisition transactions Amit has recently worked on, include acquisition of large Oil & Gas asset in Africa, setting up one of the largest clean energy platform in India and acquisition of a tire company with operation in multiple countries;
- Amit is a frequent speaker at various international tax events and has also authored various articles on international tax aspects.
Edith Nordmann – Chairman NICCT & Managing Partner ACG International
Edith Nordmann is next to being the Chairman of NICCT also Managing Partner at ACG International in Amsterdam.
Edith has an expert qualification in employment law, and is experienced corporate and commercial litigator, who has been representing both companies and private individuals in highly complex matters. Her practice also covers cross-border transactions, contract disputes, and national and international litigation. In addition, she is a certified mediator, who assists her clients in finding amicable resolution of their disputes.
Being fluent in German (native speaker), English, Dutch, French and Italian, Edith is not only able to communicate with many of her international clients in their mother tongue, but also to understand the difference in mentality, culture and legal systems. This puts her in a unique position to resolve cross-border issues.
Edith successfully combines her professional career with numerous charitable and social organizations, where she uses her expertise, not only to help others but also to empower them in their endeavors. Among many other commitments, she is also Vice Chairman Supervisory Board of Housing Corporation Rochdale.
Erwin Sieders – Board Member NICCT, Partner International Services at EY – moderator
Erwin Sieders is next to being a Board Member of NICCT also Tax Partner at EY Netherlands.
Erwin has more than 20 years’ experience in advising on international tax restructuring, inbound and outbound Netherlands (in particular for US, UK and Indian based multinationals), legal entity rationalizing, carve outs, group financing and holding company structures, IPOs, private equity and real estate funds, including extensive dealings with the Dutch Tax Authorities.
Erwin has a Master in Dutch civil & corporate law, University of Utrecht, as well as a Master in Dutch tax law, University of Amsterdam, and is a member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors.
Having spent almost nine years on secondments to the EY Dutch Desks in London and in Chicago, and with more than 20 years of extensive experience in the gobal business arena, Erwin understands cross-cultural differences and is able to effectively assist clients in their international tax affairs and transactions.
Erwin loves to travel, is married, has two teenagers and currently lives in Amstelveen, The Netherlands.
In case you wish to refresh your memory and wish to look back at the budget event of the year 2021, please click here: https://youtu.be/ED3IX8Jj2Gg
A recap of the program of this year will be uploaded as soon as the event took place.