Indian Post & Telecommunication Accounts and Finance Service IP and TAFS
The Indian Post & Telecommunication Accounts and Finance Service (also known as IP and TAFS) is a Group "A" Central Civil Services of the Union of India. The Service was started in the year 1972 for prudent and professional management of the finances of the Department of Posts and Department of Telecommunications which were the sole provider of the communications needs of the country at that time. Gradually, over time the service has crystallized into a professional cadre of over 225 officers. In 2014, 14 officers were recruited through prestigious Civil Services Examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission. This service contributes to the largest share of Non-Tax Revenue collection/assessment for Government of India.
Official Website: http://www.ipntafs.com/index.aspx