Indirect Tax Services

  • Custom duty
  • CENVAT(excise duty)
  • Central sales tax
  • Value added tax
  • Service tax
  • Octroi duty/ entry tax
  • Stamp duty
  • R&D cess
  • Work contract tax
  • Turnover tax
  • Purchases tax
  • Advisory & strategic consulting in relation to Customs, Central excise, Service Tax, Value Added Tax (VAT), Sales Tax/ Central Sales Tax, Foreign Trade Policy, Special Economic Zones and other allied legislations
  • Compliance assistance
  • Representation & litigation support
  • Review/ health check/ VAT audit
  • Tax due diligence

    Service Tax, excise duty & Vat Advice:-

    We, as a complete service provider to Organization, provide day-to-day Taxation Matter compliance services and also give information & effect of new amendments on the Organization. We have expertise in getting the case done at various levels of Departments & handling the appeal matters. We have rich experience in offering service tax, excise & vat matters consultancy which is vital in the current scenario. Our range of services includes Registration, filing of returns, maintenance of records assessments and appeals.

  • Whether you operate in the corporate or not-for-profit sector VAT/SERVICE TAX impacts on the transactions you undertake in some form or another. Having effective processes and procedures in place to manage VAT should help ensure that you are able to pay the right amount of VAT or Service Tax at the right time, thus ensuring you manage your cash flow as effectively as possible and minimize the risk of errors arising.

    The benefit of understanding the correct Service Tax, Excise & VAT position is twofold:

    1. There is less likelihood of customers querying your invoices and delaying payment whilst issues are resolved

    2. Assessments for service tax, excise & VAT and penalties are less likely to be raised.

    Our team of Service tax, Excise & VAT specialists is able to provide you with high quality, pragmatic advice that adds value and helps you mitigate the impact of this tax on your business.  

    We also provide the following services:

    Advice Helpline

    Regardless of whether you are a global head of indirect tax or a sole trader, there are times when you need an immediate answer or second opinion on a service tax ,Excise or VAT issue, whether there are major contracts about to be signed or your VAT return/Service Tax Return is due for submission.

    Our consultants are available at the end of the telephone or by email to answer your queries and we can create a helpdesk helpline service to fit the specific needs of your business.

    We can provide written confirmation of our advice if necessary. 

    Service Tax, Excise Duty and VAT Health checks

    Our Service Tax, Excise Duty & VAT health checks aim to identify areas of potential risk and to offer solutions and recommendations on how you can best minimize this risk. In addition, health checks can be focused on identifying savings opportunities (both P&L and working capital).

    We conduct health checks according to clients’ individual needs – from a couple of hours for a basic health check to provide reassurance that the correct procedures are being used in a particular area to an in-depth examination of service tax ,Excise Duty & VAT accounting records lasting days.

    We have a health check toolkit/procedures that we use to perform the review, tailored to be relevant to your business.

    Service Tax, Excise Duty & VAT Appeals

    We have considerable experience in representing clients in objections/appeals and appeals at Service tax, Excise Duty & VAT Tribunals.

    Appeals can take several months. Our understanding of Tribunal procedures means that we can look after your appeal whilst you continue to focus on other issues.

    Service Tax, Excise duty & VAT Planning

    We are able to offer valuable and commercial advice on the most effective way of structuring your business and transactions from a service tax, Excise and VAT perspective. Planning at the outset of a new project should ensure any VAT and service tax pitfalls are identified and avoided and that you are best placed to mitigate the cost of service tax, Excise & VAT to the transactions.

    If the arrangements are already in place we can carry out post implementation reviews, volving the review of contractual arrangements and other project documentation along with the commercial reality to ensure that the arrangement does not create any exposures.

    Specialist technical support to help you

    We aim to provide the complementary expertise required to deal with complex and ever changing Service tax, Excise &VAT issues.
    Our firm supports all of our clients each year, helping to resolve the Service tax & VAT challenges faced by them clients and identifying opportunities which result in either P&L and/or working capital savings.

    From a quick call to one of our experienced consultants to confirm the details of a piece of legislation, discuss a potential project, or review a complex transaction or new business stream, we partner with you as a member of your team, acting under your instruction at all times, working together to provide the best added  value service to you.

    We always aim to provide a pro-active service, which includes regular VAT opportunity e mails focussed on particular business sectors. We want you to have the peace of mind that you should receive the best VAT advice, helping to manage risk and minimize the cost of VAT and Service tax .