GST For Solar Sector


As of now, the renewable energy industries have been enjoying various exemptions and relaxations, however the GST regime to be successful needs keep the exemption list at bare minimum, as the whole system depends on the free flow of credits, any disruption in the chain shall fail the system itself.

Thus, focusing on its impact on Solar Industry, in the present regime, the import of Solar panels, PV modules are exempt from custom levies and batteries & power conduit modules are taxed at concessional basic customs rate of 5%, however under the GST regime in addition to the basic customs duty IGST of 5% shall be imposed on such imports.

This GST seminar addresses practical issues arising from the GST implementation, real problems facing businesses, and how to manage these issues. With the right guidance and understanding of GST, your organisation can accurately apply the 24 GST tax codes and file GST Tax Submission forms easily and effortlessly. With real life case studies to give you real world issues, this is a must attend event for all solar companies


Salient Discussion Points In The Event

The introduction of GST and its implementation within your business will have a wide-ranging effect. Our seminar will help you to better understand how GST works and how it will impact your business.

  • Step-By-Step guidance includes comprehensive checklists and flowcharts to help you think through real life GST issues
  • Updates with practical examples to help  you better understand and apply GST law
  • Understand the risk areas and the  preventive measures you can take to reduce your organisation’s exposure
  • Network and share experiences with an unbeatable  array of leading experts in GST
  • Understanding the impact on your existing and upcoming projects
  • Impact on project profitability
  • Changes in the solar project supplychain and lots more


Who Should Attend?

Finance / Accounts / Legal Executives, Senior Auditors and Financial Professionals / Consultants, Project Heads, Procurement Teams, Tax & Legal Teams, Sales and Business Development Teams from all solar sector related companies.

  • Discussing The Impact Of Gst On Entire Solar Sector Valuechain, Covering OEMs,  EPCs & Developors!
  • “Interact with a distinguished panel of leading GST experts from the industry all under one roof!”“Interact with a distinguished panel of leading GST experts from the industry all under one roof!”
  • “How will GST impact the entire solar sector supplychain and valuechain? Find out at the event”

 Event Agenda



Session 1 : Impact of GST on Utility & Rooftop Solar Projects

What is proposed tax structure for solar under GST Vs existing tax structure?

Impact on procurements of goods and services, domestic and offshore

Impact on project cash flows

Benefits and Challenges from a Project perspective                                                                   

Tax flows on supplies of goods and services

Benefits and Challenges for EPC contractors and Vendors

Impact on existing project supplychains


Session 2: Impact of GST on EPC Firms and Contracting Structures      

What will be the impact of GST on EPC firms?What will be the impact on contract value?

What will be the impact on the sub- contracting market? What are the key concerns and unresolved issues.

GST Impact on Suppliers and EPC Contractors      

What changes will be required in the existing contracts (change of law, transfer of title/ownership, indemnities and obligations, etc.)?

Will it make sense to split contracts? What could be the potential challenges in doing so?

Will the bid evaluation criteria need to be changed?

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch Break

14:30- 16:00

Session3: Analysing Solar Market Trend Under GST laws

Impact of GST on solar Tariff

Impact of solar Project Capital cost

Impact on Solar Domestic modules

Reduced cost of BOS Equipments

Increased Accelerated Depreciation benefits under GST

14:00 - 16:15

Tea Break

16:15 - 17:30

Session 4:  GST Way Forward and Optimization Strategies

What are the new compliance requirements? Which systems need to be upgraded

What should be the key elements of an impact assessment study?

Possible tax planning opportunities under the GST regime

Steps to be taken to meet the GST challenge                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              




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