Kumar Legal Research LLP

Practice Area



INDIRECT TAX


We are one of the specialization taxation law firms in India. We, at Kumar Legal research, provide assistance and comprehensive advice on Indirect Taxes viz., Goods and Service Tax, Customs Duty, Excise Duty, Sales Tax/ Value Added Tax, Entry Tax, Service Tax, etc. in matters of taxation laws and add value to their business and transactions. Our tax attorneys and consultants have a great deal of experience in varied range of tax issues, from complicated cross-border transactions to tax exemption qualification.

We represent our clients before Government Taxation Authorities, Appellate Authorities, High Courts, the Supreme Court of India and other Tribunals. We also represent our clients before the Director General of Foreign Trade, Department of Revenue, Central Board of Excise and Customs and other appropriate authorities.

Our law firm’s services include-

Assisting multinational clients on Double Taxation Avoidance Treaties (DTAA), tax holidays available to 100% Export Oriented Units, Special Economic Zones (SEZ), and Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ).

Assisting clients in matters relating to tax aspects of commercial transactions, sales, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and reconstruction.
Advising on offshore tax issues, Value Added Tax (VAT), service tax, Customs procedures, import and export levies, valuation planning, classification, warehousing, duty entitlements etc.

Assisting clients in a wide range of issues relating to Service tax on cross-border transactions.

Assisting clients with documentation relating joint ventures, mergers, asset purchase agreements, shareholders agreements and documents relating to financing and employment.

Advising on issues relating to entry tax, excise duty implications and CENVAT

Assisting foreign companies seeking to distribute their products in India to ascertain customs, countervailing and other duties applicable on their products.
Advise on Transfer Pricing

Advise clients Advance Tax Rulings in respect of a Transaction

Handling Litigations with regard to excise, customs, service tax, sales tax



CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL PRACTICE


The Corporate Division of Kumar Legal Research manages a full range of corporate and commercial matters which inter alia include the following:

• Anti-Dumping

• Anti Trust and Competition

• Bankruptcy

• Capital Market and Securities

• Corporate and Commercial Contracts

• Corporate Restructuring

• Due Diligence

• Establishment of Branch, Liaison and Project Office

• Foreign Investment and Regulation

• Franchising

• Incorporation of Companies in India & Winding Up

• Joint Ventures/Shareholders Agreement

• Mergers & Acquisitions

• Private Equity and Venture Capital Fund

• Privatisation/Disinvestment

• Retail

• Regulatory Compliances

• Special Economic Zone (SEZ)


Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures & General Corporate:
Mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate practice is the heart of the firm. Advice is rendered on a broad spectrum, ranging from general corporate advice, corporate governance, contract law and exchange control regulations to mergers and acquisition, takeover code issues and outbound investments.

Banking & Finance:
The firm advises its clients in relation to a gamut of financial products and services offered in India by domestic as well as multinational financial institutions, financial services, regulatory issues, new banking products and services, risk management and capital management.

Real Estate:
The firm has done leadership work in FDI and FII investments/lending in the real estate sector in India. The firm’s real estate practice is deep and extensive and it work includes assisting clients in the purchase, leasing, licensing arrangements, sale and lease-back arrangements, joint-development/ collaboration arrangements and structuring of real estate transactions.

Capital Markets:
The firm’s capital markets practice provides legal advice in relation to large and complex equity and debt transactions in the domestic and international markets. The firm has been involved in advising frst of kind, frontier market and other innovative transactions.

Private Equity & Funds:
The firm has a formidable private equity practice and has represented some of the largest private equity firms in the world in establishing their India presence and making investments.