India’s largest national body representing non-corporate sector, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has launched “BIZGURU”, a one-stop plug and play business solution for seamless transition of to Goods and Service Tax regime (GST).
The ‘BizGuru’ is launched by CAIT for non-corporate sector and allied verticals to embrace technological advancements positively impacting business expansion and speeding up operational control.
This is powered by Acer’s world-renowned PC products and pre-installed Tally ERP 9, by Tally Solutions Limited, a premier accounting Software Company.
Amitabh Kant, chief executive officer of Niti Aayog complimented CAIT while launching Bizguru for such revolutionary step together with Tally and Acer.
“Traders are important element of successful rollout of GST in the country and hence it is essential that they have affordable and integrated access to combination of hardware and software which ‘BizGuru’ is making a reality,” he said.
“GST would help eliminate the inspector raj and paperwork standing as an obstruction for investors, resulting establishing a link among traders of the country to transform it into ‘One Market’,” he added.
“Henceforth digital technology will drive trade and commerce in the Country and as such trading community, the last mile connect with consumers need to adopt computerisation at a faster speed,” Kant further added.
“BizGuru is launched with the purpose of streamlining the procedural compliance of GST taxation system for traders and providing them with quick solution to expedite automation of business formats. Traders will have to merely switch on the solution and they can get up and running with accounting and GST compliance,” said Praveen Khandelwal, Secretary General of the CAIT.
Furthermore, to strengthen the solution, CAIT has also partnered with HDFC Bank to equip traders with financial tools and resources, thus facilitating an easier transition to digital payments through bank’s country wide network.
“We are excited to bring in an exclusive GST Solution, BizGuru, along with CAIT and Tally to offer a unique Plug and play solution to the customer,” said Harish Kohli, President and Managing Director, Acer India.
“We are committed towards providing innovations that will help all businesses to expeditiously become accustomed to GST requirements, thus enabling them to focus on their core business and accelerate their growth journey in this digital era,” he said.
“As the GST journey began in the country, we realized that many traders have not felt the need to automate but with GST this will be difficult to live without because of the need to upload transactions for invoice matching,” said Tejas Goenka, Executive Director, Tally Solutions.
“We are happy to have come together with CAIT and Acer to deliver Biz Guru, a complete and affordable plug and play solution which will help the trader community automate their business and comply with GST,” he added.
Pre-installed Tally which accountants are well versed with means that there are no hassles for the business owner and even if they want to learn an otherwise easy solution, we will extend support there too,” he further added.
“The GST taxation system is completely new format of taxation system and hence a comprehensive, user friendly solution is need of the hour, said Praveen Khandelwal.
“It is imperative that small businesses and traders adopt technology and understand procedures of compliance. At a time when the Government is moving towards e-governance, the businesses cannot remain aloof from technology. BizGuru is infused with a wide range of features that will meet the business requirements and customer expectations with the GST roll-out,” he added.