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Tax Consulting

Very often, the technically correct answer to a given tax question many not be enough. We understand that and so the B&S team combines technical excellence with proactive strategy, tax planning, and provides tax compliance services in both Direct Tax and Indirect Tax.

Direct Taxation – Businesses and HNIs

  • International

    • International Tax Planning and Consulting

    • Consulting on Double Tax Avoidance Agreement

    • Drafting petitions for Advance Rulings

    • Assisting in Transfer Pricing and Specified Cross-border transactions

  • Domestic

    • Domestic Tax Planning and consulting

    • Tax Returns, Assessment Proceeding submissions

    • Tax Advice relating to M&As

    • Search, Seizure and Survey proceedings

    • Settlement Commission petition and proceedings

    • Income Tax Appellate Tribunal proceedings

Indirect Taxation – established business and startups

  • Goods and Service Tax (GST) / Service Tax / Value Added Tax (VAT) Compliance and Consulting

    • Tax registrations

    • Periodic tax filings and returns

    • Opinions and tax planning advice

    • Assessment Proceedings

Audit and Assurance

Auditing is about more than just attestation of financial statements mandated by regulations. It is a chance to look more closely at business performance in order to explore fresh ways of increasing productivity and improving business operations.


  • Statutory Audits

  • Tax Audits and Internal Audits

  • Inspection and Investigation Audits

  • Reviews, Compilations and Attestation Services

  • Establishing and Reviewing Internal Controls Systems

  • Corporate Governance Compliance

  • Defining Standard Operations Processes

  • Interpretation & Implementation of Indian Accountancy Standards & IFRS

Corporate and Other Laws

Increasing cross-jurisdictional business models and evolving regulatory framework have exponentially increased the complexity of the business environment. We ensure you maintain complete compliance with regulations applicable to your business.


  • Formation of Partnerships, LLPs, Companies (For-Profit, as well as Non-Profit)

  • Conversion of Partnership Firms to Companies

  • Business registrations and licenses (Shop Act, Profession tax, Provident Fund, ESIC, STPI, etc)

  • Due Diligence

  • Company closure/ restoration

  • Representation at RoC, RD, NCLT and other regulatory bodies

  • SEBI Compliance

  • Business/ capital restructuring advice

  • FEMA and RBI Compliance on FDI

  • Bankruptcy, insolvency, winding-up/ liquidation procedures

  • Drafting and vetting of commercial contracts and other legal agreements

Outsourced Accounting and Business Support

Our Business Support Services delivery models are extremely flexible and are designed to suit our client’s specific requirements. Our skilled staff delivers accounting services to individuals and organizations of all sizes, from start-ups to established businesses tailored to address specific needs and budgets.  We are committed to help our startup clients by quality management of their non-core functions on a consistent basis. We can assist with the full range of essential accounting functions, including:


  • Book keeping in a variety of accounting software programs (Tally, Quickbooks, Zoho, etc)

  • Our team can work onsite at your location, or remotely from one of our many offices on required periodicity.

  • Comprehensive back office accounting and HR support

  • Comprehensive financial statement reporting, management dashboards and board/investor reporting

  • HR and payroll support

  • Supervision and oversight of client’s inhouse accounting team

Startup/ Transaction Advisory

Entrepreneurs work incessantly and soon discover that no matter how hard they work, there is never enough time to do everything that has to get done. At B&S we understand this and also the fact that every business has different requirements; and so we offer a broad range of customized services for start-ups and emerging businesses.


  • Business plans and financial modeling

  • Business /  IP valuation

  • Pre-deal assessment, Vendor/investor due diligence

  • Deal structure optimization, including cross-border transactions

  • Assisting in negotiations and executing investment deals

  • Design and implementation of ESOP and other employee reward mechanisms

  • Outsourced CFO services

  • Investment banking, Debt fund raising and restructuring