Key Members of the Firm
Mr. Pankaj Bhuta [B.Com (Hons.), F.C.A.]
Pankaj Bhuta founded the firm in 1979 after qualifying as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). He has transformed the firm over the years to a full service chartered accountant firm offering wide gamut of services to clients. His functional expertise lies in areas ranging from audit and assurance, taxation, foreign exchange regulations to valuation.
He focuses particularly in providing integrated taxation and foreign exchange laws consultancy services to HNW Non-Resident Indian Nationals settled out of India and Foreign Nationals living in India as well as NRIs returning to India. As a way of giving back to the profession, he regularly leads talks and seminars on various topics of the ever changing Foreign Exchange Laws. He also contributes regularly to various professional journals.
He has been appointed as an independent director on board of various companies in India.
Mr. Harshal Bhuta [M.Com, F.C.A., A.D.I.T., LL.M.(Hons.) in International Tax Law - WU(Vienna)]
Harshal Bhuta has been admitted as a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) since October 2014 before which he was an Associate Member of ICAI since October 2009. He has completed his Master of Commerce from University of Mumbai in 2008. He has also received an Advanced Diploma in International Taxation from the Chartered Institute of Taxation (United Kingdom). He was selected as FIT Scholar 2014 to pursue LL.M. Program in International Tax Law at WU (Vienna University of Business and Economics) which he successfully completed with Honors.
His professional experience includes working with T.P. Ostwal & Associates, Chartered Accountants for over 5 years where he concentrated on providing services in the field of International Taxation, Transfer Pricing and Indian Domestic Taxation.
Overall, he has over 10 years of professional experience and his areas of specialization include International Taxation, Transfer Pricing, Indian Foreign Exchange Regulations, Indian Domestic Taxation and Business Valuation.
Ms. Tanvi Vora [M.Com, A.C.A.]
Tanvi Vora has been a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) since 2012. Her education qualification also includes a Masters of Commerce from University of Mumbai in 2013. Her desire for knowledge currently has her pursuing an Advanced Diploma in International Taxation from the Chartered Institute of Taxation (United Kingdom) and a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from University of Mumbai.
In the past, she was associated with KPMG as a Senior Associate in Transfer Pricing (Mumbai-India) where she worked on various transfer pricing assignments ranging from Transfer Pricing Compliance Audits to Advanced Pricing Agreements (APAs). Before that, she was associated with M/s. T.P. Ostwal & Associates, wherein she assisted in providing wide spectrum of services in the areas of audit and investigations, domestic taxation transfer pricing and international taxation.
Her areas of specialization include Transfer Pricing & International Taxation (Advisory, Litigation and Compliance), Indian Foreign Exchange Regulations, Indian Domestic Taxation and Business Restructuring.