First of all, I would like to express my sincere and heartiest gratitude to all the members of the IT bar for showing their confidence on me and my team to lead this esteemed organization. it is matter of great pride and pleasure to be the part of such an organisation having a very rich and glorious history. We respect and value a lot efforts made by our past presidents and senior members whose perception , hard work and dedication has made IT Bar as well known entity of our Raipur city . I congratulate our immediate past president CA Chetan Tarwani Ji and his team for having a wonderful tenure during the last year. We are also thankful to our election officer CA Rajesh Kumar Golechha Ji for conducting the election proceedings smoothly. Friends, as also discussed in the AGM, our main focus will be to organise effective educational programs by way of seminars, lecture meetings, workshop, interactive meetings and study circle meetings to keep update and sharpen the subject knowledge of our members. We have formed Expert Advisory Committee for the benefit of the members to solve their subjective queries related to Income Tax. We urge the members to please participate in these programmes at large to add values in our profession.