Direct Taxation

Direct Taxation

Taxation, with growing complexities of tax laws, is one of the most significant aspects of business planning and implementation for the growth of an enterprise. The firm’s expertise and strength comprise the following:

The firm enjoys the reputation of being ‘super-specialist’ of handling high-end litigation in the appellate side of income tax litigation in the country. The firm provides perceptive, expert and efficient assistance in all aspects of tax matters and litigation on a pan national basis i.e., taking steps to avoid litigation or, otherwise, to the pursuit to defense of litigation. The team members have extensive and rich experience in representing clients at all stages from assessments including investigation wing to appellate remedies, which include the Appellate Commissioner, Dispute Resolution Panel, Settlement Commission, Authority for Advance Rulings, Income Tax Appellate Tribunals, the High Courts and The  Supreme Court of India. These services include advising, drafting, pleading and appearing. The firm specializes in handling investigations pertaining to Search & Survey Proceedings and Prosecution under the provisions of Income Tax Act.

The Firm advises and assists its clients in dealing with the rigorous challenges arising from a complex tax environment. It provides tax solutions for complex transactions, business arrangements, tax planning for business reorganizations, etc. including commercial transactions and agreements for acquisition, joint venture, partnerships, contracts, agency, distribution and related matters.

The firm provides cross border structuring and risk mitigation solutions for both domestic and foreign clients that address complex cross-border tax challenges with respect to investment and transaction structuring, holding company structures, group intellectual property assets, financing structures and the double tax treaty networks. The firm also provides transfer-pricing solutions and litigation support to achieve and implement sound global tax policies.