Meerut Branch of Central India Regional Council was legally set-up through Institute's notification no. 28-RC(4)/14/86 dated 12th May, 1986 to take effect from retrospective date of 21st December, 1985.

The Branch was formally inaugurated by Shri P. A. NAIR of Bombay the then President of the Institute, on 11th day of September, 1986. The inaugural function was well attended by of Shri R. Balakrishnan from Bangalore, the then Vice-President of the Institute, Shri R. L. Chopra, the Secretary of the Institute, Shri Digambar Chaudhary the then Chairman of Central India Regional Council, Shri K. Kalyanaraman, Secretary, Examination Committee of the Institute, Dr. R. C. Vaish, a senior member of the Central Council of the Institute. The function was also graced by the presence of Senior Members, representative from the trade & Industry and officials from the Department of Income-Tax as well. The total strength of the members of Meerut Branch in the first year was only 46.