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CIOs Must Take Urgent Action to Align With India's New Goods and Services Tax Regulation

Published: 03 May 2017

ID: G00330929

Analyst(s): DD Mishra , Naveen Mishra


Indian enterprises with limited readiness to meet the new GST implementation deadline of 1 July 2017 are poised to face a loss of business. CIOs of such enterprises need to quickly engage with their ERP vendors and other experts.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • CIOs will be forced to conduct GST readiness assessments of their ERP providers to meet the 1 July deadline
  • The upcoming deadline will force CIOs to meet business leaders' expectations for implementation support, including emergency fixes after the GST rollout
  • A shift in the partner strategy and distribution network will require CIOs to customize their IT systems to accommodate these changes

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