Prashant Kumar Thakur was born in Sitamadhi district of Bihar and was brought up in Dhanbad from where he completed graduation from P.K.Roy Memorial College.His ancestral place is Village Hansopur in Samastipur district.
He started his career as a reporter with a regional English newspaper The New Republic , but quit the job after two years. In 1993, he joined Income Tax Department and took voluntary retirement from the department effective from 01/10/2013.
He is visiting faculty to National Direct Tax Academy where he is being invited since 2008. The recent visit was on 8th to 10th July 2013 for taking up sessions on Taxation of Merger & De-merger cases and other topics for batch of newly promoted Assistant Commissioners of Income Tax.He has also been invited for taking up sessions in Direct Tax Regional Training Institute situated at Kolkata,Chennai, Banglore,Lucknow and Pune.
He is passionate about tax laws , writes books ,desires to blog on it,fascinated about internet and mobile technology .
He is living in Kolkata , India with his parents , his better half -Alka and two lovely kids-Nishant & Sonali.
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Taxing Question Simple Answer
by Prashant Thakur
Taxing Question , Simple Answer -Volume -1 is devoted to chartered accountants , lawyers , tax officers and tax practitioners to provide answers to most complex questions and difficult to find answers.
The selected 25 tax questions are not easy to find answers and nothing is clear in the Income Tax Act . Supreme Court , High Courts have come to the rescue of everyone to provide answers.
Tax Evasion Through Shares
by Prashant Thakur
Published: September 10, 2013.
» Tax law
Tax Evasion Through Shares is written by a tax officer who has devoted twenty years in investigating, enquiring the tax evasion and finally bringing evidences against the tax evaders. The book is primarily a guide for officer of Income Tax Department for investigation in share related cases. The books not only describe the ways of tax evasion, but how to detect, enquire and assess such cases.
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