AMCHAM’s Medical Technology Working group has requested to grant exemption for Medical Devices and Equipment’s for Quality Control Order (S.O. 4353(E), dated 4th December 2019) – effective by 1st June 2020 by one year till 1st June 2021 (Reg Plugs and Socket outlets and Alternating Current Direct Connected Static Prepayment Meters for Active Energy Order 2019) to Dr. Mandeep Bhandari, Joint Secretary, MoHFW, Dr. V. G. Somani, Drugs Controller General of India, Central Drugs Standard Control Organization, and Mr. Navdeep Rinwa, Joint Secretary, Department of Pharmaceuticals, on 1st May 2020.
AMCHAM’s Medical Technology Working group has recommended price regulations of Medical Devices to Ms. Shubra Singh, Chairman, NPPA on 1st May 2020.
AMCHAM’s Medical Technology Working group has appealed to reconsider the burden on Imported Devices for better patient Affordability to Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, Secretary, DPIIT, along with Invest India too on 1st May 2020.
AMCHAM’s CSR Committee submitted suggestions on the Draft Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Amendment Rules, 2020 to the Ministry of Corporate affairs through the MCA’s feedback portal on April 10th, 2020.
AMCHAM shared member’s concern to Mr. Kamlesh Varshney, Joint Secretary (TPL-1), Ministry of Finance, on the equalization levy provisions introduced by the Finance Act, 2020 (Act) on March 27, 2020 and which are sought to be brought into effect from April 1, 2020.
AMCHAM’s recommendations to Ministry of Corporate Affairs on a consultation paper to Examine Existing Provisions of Law. These recommendations are to make suitable amendments therein to enhance audit independence and accountability.
AMCHAM has made a representation to the Minister of Finance seeking extension of time line of 31st March 2020 prescribed in Vivad Se Vishwas Scheme, 2020.
AMCHAM India has submitted recommendations on the Union Budget 2020-21 to the Ministry of Finance, Government of India, with suggestions compliled from the Tax, Tariff and Regulatory Affairs Committee members.
Direct Tax recommendations for 2020-21
Indirect Tax recommendations for 2020-21
On 14th December, AMCHAM submitted suggestions, a Pre-Budget Memorandum: 2019-2020 was sent to the Hon’ble Finance Minister , Mr. Arun Jaitley.
Pre Budget Memorandum 2019-20 Direct Tax – Revised
AMCHAM’s ICT Committee submitted recommendations relating to the U.S. Companies’ Role in Public Procurement for Cybersecurity Products and Solutions to Mr. Arvind Kumar, Ministry of Electronics and information Technology
AMCHAM requested for the Notification of Direct Selling Guidelines.
Request for Notification of Direct Selling Guidelines