Mr. R. N. Lakhotia is a well-known authority on taxation in the country. He is a regular writer and editor of several books on Income-tax, Vegetarianism and also Humour. His various books have seen over 480 editions so far. He regularly writes for leading newspapers. He had a brilliant academic career. He stood FIRST CLASS FIRST in both the Degree and Post-Graduate Examinations in Commerce. He joined the Indian Revenue Service and stood First in the whole of India in the I.T.O’s Examination.