Bulletin Board

IIF GST Circular


As GST is applicable from 1st July 2017, hence the payment of membership fee for 2017-18 with Service Tax and Cess will be accepted by IIF at HO only up to 29th June by cheque/DD and up to 30th June 2017 by online to IIF Account at Bank. 


For payments after 1st July 2017, all fees and other receipts will be charged with applicable GST @18% (subject to circular by GOI). IIF members having GST provisional ids are requested to send the same to CFO-IIF at with copy to  

within 30th June 2017. We shall revert with our provisional GST id accordingly.      



Please be informed that, for preparedness of GST all IIF transactions will be closed from 1st July to 15th July 2017 at all IIF offices. 



Please treat this as important and urgent. 



CA. Surajit Datta

Chief Financial Officer

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All are requested to kindly note that all outgoing communication (both in print and electronic mode) from IIF-HO  must bear name/signature of ED/CFO. Recipients are requested not to take cognisance of the same, if otherwise.


B. Dutta


Remitting New Membership/Renewals through Net Banking

Attn: IIF Members


As we are in the process of switching from CC Avenue Payment Gateway to ICICI Bank Easy Pay, online payment through IIF Website have been temporarily disabled.


Members are therefore requested to kindly remit the renewal amount directly through Net Banking to IIF Account as per details given below.


ICICI Bank Ltd., Gurusaday Branch  

3A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata- 700019

Account No: 129101000216

RTGS/ NEFT/ IFS Code No: ICIC0001291


B. Dutta


Last date for Membership Renewal for participation in NC Election


Attn: All IIF Members


The last date for deposit of Membership Renewal fee for the year 2015-16 is 31st May, 2015 for participation in NC Election this year. Moreover, payment of renewal fees into IIF Bank Account from 1st June, 2015 will attract Service Tax @ 14% instead of 12.36%. All members are requested to ensure remittance to IIF H.O. Bank Account as per details given below, within the above date.


ICICI Bank Ltd., Gurusaday Branch  

3A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata- 700019

Account No: 129101000216

RTGS/ NEFT/ IFS Code No: ICIC0001291


B. Dutta



Vide circular dated 13th May, 2015, nominations have been invited from eligible members of the Institute for National Council Election of IIF (2015-17): 2 years.

Nomination Forms in hard copy, complete in all respects, is to be delivered so as to reach IIF-H.O. latest by 6.30PM on Wednesday, 17th June, 2015. Any nomination form/paper received incomplete and on or after the above date, shall be treated as null and void.  Nominations by email or any other electronic mode, including fax, are not acceptable.



IIF Appoints Chief Financial Officer

 Mr. Surajit Datta has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of IIF from December 12, 2014. The incumbent is based at IIF Head Office in IIF Center, Kolkata.

He will be looking after all financial matters of the Institute including its Chapters, Regions, Centres of Excellence and the Indian Foundry Congress.

Mr. Datta is Fellow Member of both, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and The Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of India. He is also a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and an Associate Life Member of Insurance Institute of India.

He is carrying with him 25 years of experience in the field of Finance, Accounts, Credit, Investment and Audit in various sectors in India and abroad.

 Mr. Datta may be contacted at:

Phone: +9133-2442-4489/6825/7385 (Extn. 21)