Direct Tax

The associates at Piyush Kumar and Associates have extensive experience in dealing with a wide range of international and domestic taxation issues. We advise our clients on legal aspects of Corporate Taxation, Income Taxation, Transfer Pricing and Expatriate Taxation.

We advise our clients in respect of special tax regime such as SEZ, STPI, EOU, EPZ etc. evaluating tax exposures under domestic tax legislation, advising in respect to all domestic tax issues. Preparation and filing of corporate tax returns, non-resident taxation, tax issues in cross-border transactions, tax efficient structuring of strategic foreign investment, choice of financial instruments, repatriation strategies, tax advice in respect of private equity funds are all looked after by the firm.

Indirect Tax

The principle indirect taxes in India are Customs, Service Tax, Central Value Added Tax (CENVAT, also called Central Excise) and VAT / Central Sales Tax (CST) which are dealt by our Indirect tax group who has extensive experience in dealing with all these tax issues.

Our team, who specialises in indirect tax, assist in estimating indirect tax exposure in respect of both Central and local levies, and providing comprehensive advisory services relating to all indirect tax issues. Guiding clients on matters relating to Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA) as well as representing many of such clients before the Enforcement Directorate.

The associates at Piyush Kumar and Associates advises the clients about indirect tax and trade related laws and regulations, Classification of goods under Excise & Customs Tariffs, Determining arm’s length price in case import transactions are between related group entities, Levy of anti-dumping and safeguards duties, VAT implications on the supply chains, assisting clients in preparing refund / rebate applications under relevant legislations.