CA. S. K. Goyal is a fellow member having more than 22 years of experience in the field of Indirect Taxes, currently heading the GST & Indirect Taxes division of his firm, dexterously handling matters with authorities such as the Central Excise Service Tax Appellate Tribunal.
He is an enthusiastic speaker, having addressed at more than 500 seminars, conferences, workshop and training programs on the subjects, Service Tax and Goods & Services Tax(GST). Having distinguished academic skills and a keen interest in teaching, he has served as a visiting faculty at St. Xaviers College, Kolkata and NACIN Zonal Training Institute, Kolkata (Institute for training Central Excise, Customs and Service Tax officer).
A prolific writer and a renowned expert in the subject, he has also authored a book on service tax titled Service Tax Guide. With 10 editions already published, the book has garnered rave reviews from ICAI and other stakeholders. He has authored 3 e-books on the subject and has contributed more than 100 articles in the CA Members’ Journal, widely appreciated by members.
He currently is the Editor of monthly Service Tax bulletin Tax Talk, having a wide reader base of 25,000 readers.
As a dedicated practitioner with vast experience and immense subject knowledge, he has been guiding the member fraternity and other stakeholders on Service Tax/GST online through email/facebook/whatsapp for more than a year.
As a socially responsible professional, he is presently serving as President of Avantika, a social organization of Professionals, Group Traffic Warden in Kolkata Police and executive committee member of Custom, Excise and Service Tax Bar Association, Kolkata.
Having exemplary leadership qualities, he served as Chairman (2011-12), Vice Chairman (2010-11) and Treasurer (2009-10) of Eastern India Regional Council of ICAI.
He is presently serving his second term as a Central Council Member. Besides holding the Vice Chair of Board of Studies (Academic), he helmed the GST & Indirect Taxes Committee as a Chairman, Convenor of GMCS Coordination Group of ICAI and Presiding officer of Board of Discipline Bench - I of ICAI.