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Ranjan Kumar Bhowmik, FCMA
Taxes Appellate Tribunal Dhaka

Mr. Ranjan Kumar Bhowmik, FCMA is a fellow member of ICMAB, a part time faculty of both ICAB and ICMAB and a senior member of tax family of Bangladesh. Currently he is holding the position of Member of Bangladesh Taxes Appellate Tribunal. He joined the Taxation Cadre Service in 1989 and served the income tax department from different positions starting from Assistant Commissioner to Commissioner of Taxes. Before this position he was DG of BCS (Tax) Academy, Dhaka. Before this service, he served Bangladesh Bank for 1½ years as AD and got Banking Diploma from The Institute of Bankers, Bangladesh (IBB).

Mr. Bhowmik obtained his B. Com. (Honours.) and M. Com. in Accounting from the Department of Accounting, University of Dhaka in 1983 & 1984 respectively. He is an IFRS professional from ICAEW (UK). He began his teaching career as a part time faculty at ICAB and ICMAB in1992. He also rendered professional services to EMBA Program of Dhaka University, BCS (Tax) Academy, BCS (Admin) Academy, Planning Academy, Judicial Administration Training Institute, BIAM, FIMA, BPI, RPATC, ICSB, BJTI, AATB, BTTI, IPDP, BIM, BSTQM, DCCI, RDA, BRAC, Logistics area headquarter of Dhaka Cantonment, Prathom Alo Jobs, Taxmatebd.com, etc. Among other mentionable service achievements, he got cash rewards repeatedly from the NBR for detection of tax evasion.

Mr. Bhowmik is a regular feature writer on the changes of the Income Tax Law in the ICMAB Journal and has many publications on Tax related issues at “Tax Chronicle” published by the BCS (Taxation) Association, and also at “The Accountant” published by ICAB. To his credit, he has 1 study manual for probationer tax officials and another study manual for CA application level. He actively participated in many national and international seminars, conferences, training programs and workshops on accounting and tax related issues, including training on IFRS at UK, Property Taxation at Malaysia, Financial Management at Singapore, Govt. Accounts & Finance at India, Tax & Crime-Tackling illicit financial flows at Turkey and a tax related study tour at IRS, USA.

Mr. Bhowmik is a reputed trainer in the field of taxation, because of his unique and engaging techniques. A fluent speaker and an excellent presenter Mr. Bhowmik combines theory and application in an effective manner. His real life experiences and attention to detail make him a knowledgeable person and a skilled trainer alike.