The Direct Tax team comprising lawyers and chartered accountants, many of whom have multiple qualifications, offers a comprehensive array of tax advisory and litigation services for businesses and organizations in various sectors.

The firm has a dedicated team of experts who are engaged in providing, inter alia, the following services:

·       Litigation before all forums (Supreme Court, High Court, Tax Tribunals, and tax authorities)

·       Advice and consultancy relating to both domestic and international tax issues

·       Strategic tax planning

·       Transfer Pricing – study, compliance and representation

·       Compliance and Regulatory

In the niche and sought after arena of Transfer Pricing, the firm has built capabilities to handle the entire gamut of services in relation thereto, right from the stage of compilation of data and preparation of transfer pricing reports to representation before the transfer pricing appellate authorities and courts.

We understand the business, accounting and legal intricacies affecting taxation.  The Direct Tax team is widely acclaimed for its ability to find novel solutions to meet clients’ needs while addressing the complexities of constantly changing domestic and international tax regimes.  We have successfully handled several high profile tax litigation matters both relating to domestic and international taxation and have obtained path-breaking rulings.  The Direct Tax team is well known and has, over the years, gained respect of the tax administrators, businesses and judiciary alike, for its competent handling of litigation and providing quality advice across the entire spectrum of direct tax laws.

We have always endeavored to deliver efficient and cost effective services appreciating the specific needs of clients, so as to provide maximum value.  As a result, the Team has and continues to serve as trusted tax counsels and advisors to many of India’s large industrial houses, multinational companies for close to four decades.

The firm’s direct tax practice finds special mention in ‘Chambers Asia’ brought out by Chambers & Partners for providing business minded advise and also in ‘Asia Pacific Legal 500’ brought out by Legal 500.  The ‘Tax Director’s Handbook, 2009 (supported by KPMG)’ has highly recommended the firm’s tax team for complex direct tax issues.