Workshop on Foreign Contribution Regulation Act & Income Tax.

A workshop to facilitate Non Profit Organizations on Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) & Income Tax was held at KROSS Resource Centre on 19th March, 2015 in view of the impending renewal of FCRA by Non Profit Organizations which was facilitated by Mr. Vittal Rao Lokare, FCA.

We need to be transparent, responsible and accountable in our dealings remarked Mr. Jimmy Mathew, State Officer, Caritas India who inaugurated the programme.

On the occasion a revised edition of a book entitled “Firm Steps” for Internal Learning & Monitoring Systems (ILMS) was released which is a tool used at the grassroots level to monitor the development over a period of time. This is a contribution of KROSS and its Partner Organizations.

150 participants from all over the state took part in this workshop which had question & answer sessions, group work and hands on experience to fill & submit the form for FCRA renewal.

Fr. Sebastian Fernandes, Asst. Director, KROSS welcomed the dignitaries, Mr. Prashant, CMSSS, Hassan proposed the vote of thanks and Sr. Nancy Lobo, FMM moderated the workshop.