Jan 12, Colombo: Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy will deliver the 21st Annual Tax Oration organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) on 19th January 2017.
Dr. Coomaraswamy will speak on the topic 'Revenue Based Fiscal Consolidation towards Sustainable Growth.'
Dr. Coomaraswamy was appointed as the 14th Governor of Central Bank in July 2016. He is a well-known economist and was the former Director Economic Affairs at the Commonwealth Secretariat.
Organized by the CA Sri Lanka Faculty of Taxation, the annual tax oration is a significant event in the institute's calendar and attracts a large number of professionals, including high-level tax officials from the public sector, and members of CA Sri Lanka.
CA Sri Lanka established its Faculty of Taxation in 1995 with the objective of assisting members to further the knowledge and practice in Taxation. The Faculty organizes various events hosted by eminent professionals to share knowledge on subjects related to taxation.
The Medallion to the orator of this event as in all preceding events comes from Mr. Esmond Satarasinghe, member of the founding Council of CA Sri Lanka.