INDIRECT TAX

We are one of the leading taxation law firms in India. We, at Kanth & Associates, provide assistance and comprehensive advice on Indirect Taxes viz., Customs Duty, Excise Duty, Sales Tax/ Value Added Tax, Entry Tax, Service Tax, Octroi Duty etc. We advise our clients such as Maipu Communication Technology Co Ltd., ZTE Telecom (India) Pvt. Ltd., Masonite India, IRCON International Ltd., Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI) etc. in matters of taxation laws and add value to their business and transactions. Our tax attorneys and consultants have a great deal of experience in varied range of tax issues, from complicated cross-border transactions to tax exemption qualification.

We represent our clients before Government Taxation Authorities, Appellate Authorities, High Courts, the Supreme Court of India and other Tribunals. We also represent our clients before the Director General of Foreign Trade, Department of Revenue, Central Board of Excise and Customs and other appropriate authorities.

Our law firm’s services include-

  • Assisting multinational clients on Double Taxation Avoidance Treaties (DTAA), tax holidays available to 100% Export Oriented Units, Special Economic Zones (SEZ), and Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ).
  • Assisting clients in matters relating to tax aspects of commercial transactions, sales, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and reconstruction.
  • Advising on offshore tax issues, Value Added Tax (VAT), service tax,,Customs procedures, import and export levies, valuation planning, classification, warehousing, duty entitlements etc.
  • Assisting clients in a wide range of issues relating to Service tax on cross-border transactions.
  • Assisting clients with documentation relating joint ventures, mergers, asset purchase agreements, shareholders agreements and documents relating to financing and employment.
  • Advising on issues relating to entry tax, excise duty implications and CENVAT
  • Assisting foreign companies seeking to distribute their products in India to ascertain customs, countervailing and other duties applicable on their products.
  • Advise on Transfer Pricing
  • Advise clients Advance Tax Rulings in respect of a Transaction
  • Handling Litigations with regard to excise, customs, service tax, sales tax

We have dealt and rendered opinion to IRCON International Ltd. on issues of implementation of service taxes on services provided by consultant outside India, and to ZTE Corporation Ltd. (China) on tax issues related to Permanent Establishment (PE) in India, etc.