An autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance


R. Kavita Rao


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Research areas

Design and implementation of Goods and Services Taxes (GST), Value Added Tax (VAT), tax reforms, tax exemptions, revenue mobilization

Recent publications

Membership in committees and commissions

  • Member, Governing Body of Centre of Excellence, National Academy of Customs and Narcotics (NACEN), 2012.
  • Member, Study Group on Special Economic Zone (SEZ), Directorate General of Export Promotion, GoI.
  • Member, Committee on Revenue Neutral Rates for State GST & Central GST and place of supply rates, Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministries.

Professional activities

External Referee, Ph.D, thesis, JNU, New Delhi.

Curriculum vitae

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