Tax structuring is a critical element in deal making today, and our tax practice group offers commercially sound tax advice, covering:

• Tax structuring
• Tax advice in transactions
• General tax advisory
• Client representation in tax disputes

Our team of specialist tax advisors has extensive structuring experience, and routinely counsels foreign investors on their India strategy and investments, as well as domestic investors looking to undertake outbound investments. On the transactions side, we have advised on some of the most prominent mergers and acquisitions in India, often in collaboration with our corporate teams.

Tax advisory and tax dispute resolution is another area of strength, and we advise clients
on all types of business, corporate, and indirect tax issues, including:

• Tax treaty interpretation
• Transfer pricing and withholding tax
• International taxation
• Customs
• Excise
• Service tax
• Value added tax

We also represent clients before various tax authorities, courts and tribunals in India, as
well as assist them in obtaining advance rulings. Our tax practice group has expertise in
both direct and indirect taxes, which ensures that we provide complete and holistic tax
solutions to our clients.