AGS Legal’s® tax practice is a blend of lawyers and chartered accountants, which enables us to provide clients with solutions that are both legally and financially sound. Our multidisciplinary team is known for our expertise and ability to guide domestic and international clients in a legally sound yet practical and efficient manner, we set the standard for both direct and indirect tax matters.

AGS Legal® offers a broad range of indirect tax services (including goods and services tax, customs laws, erstwhile indirect tax laws like excise, service tax. VAT. sales tax) and Foreign Trade Policy.

Service Img

The services range from:

  • Tax planning,
  • Advisory,
  • Contract Documentation & Management,
  • Representation; and
  • Disputes Resolution & Litigation Management.

Indirect Tax Advisory Services:

  • Tax Feasibility analysis of existing and proposed business transactions;
  • Assisting on export/import control regulations, including identifying various export incentives under the foreign trade policy and implementation support for availing such benefits;
  • Due diligence and health checkup services of businesses from an indirect tax standpoint;
  • Audit of business to optimize the supply chain resulting in tax efficiencies;
  • Compliance consulting;
  • Foreign Trade Policy consulting;
  • GST consulting.
  • Contract documentation and management.

Investigation Support (DRI/DGGSTI):

  • Assistance in designing the approach and strategy for investigation proceedings inter alia including search and seizure, survey proceedings, dawn raid proceedings etc.
  • Review of summons, letters and notices received from authorities;
  • Assistance in identifying exposure;
  • Representation before investigation agencies.

Indirect Tax Litigation Services:

  • Assistance in designing appropriate litigation strategy;
  • Drafting replies to show cause notices, appeals, Writ Petitions, revision petitions etc.
  • Representation before all judicial fora including Commissioner, Authority for Advance Rulings, Tribunals, Settlement Commission. High Court and Supreme Court.

The hallmark of our practice lies in our ability to get on board quickly, with a proactive and pragmatic approach and recognise the commercial needs of the client.