A ll India Federation of Tax Practitioners constituted, on 11th November, 1976, is celebrating its 35th Foundation Day on 11th November, 2011 at Delhi along with Two Days National Tax Conference at Delhi on 12th & 13th November, 2011. I request the members to attend the Foundation Day and Conference at Delhi.

The Federation is a symbol and spirit of national integration where members are spread in more than 28 States and 4 Union Territories. The notice of Extra ordinary General Meeting of the Federation, to be held at Ranchi on 9th December, 2011, has been issued by the Secretary General and published in AIFTP Times to elect Executive Committee for the term 1-1-2012 to 31-12-2013 in accordance with the Memorandum & Article of Association of the Federation. Similar notices are to be issued by the Zonal Chairmen to elect Executive Committee of the respective Zones. I request all the office bearers, executive members and members to identify the persons who can run the Federation efficiently and effectively and to pursue to become part of the National/Zonal Executive Committee. It is also advised that while electing the Executive Members of the respective Zones, at least one Executive Member should be elected from the Divisional Head Quarters of the States so that there may be proper representation. The Zonal Chairmen should also take keen interest and to pursue to get representation on behalf of the AIFTP in various committees formed by the Central/ State Govt. in the State.

I convey my best wishes for a Happy Diwali and Prosperous New Year to the members of the Federation and their families.

With good wishes,

National President