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17/08 Sharath
Account Manager at Confidential

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Head - Taxation - CA (15-20 yrs)

Chennai Job Code: 1302294

The Head of Taxation will serve as a senior leader within the finance and accounting department, responsible for overseeing all aspects of taxation for the organization in accordance with Indian tax laws and regulations. This role requires a seasoned taxation professional with a deep understanding of the Indian taxation landscape, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to provide strategic guidance to optimize the company's tax position while ensuring compliance.

1. Tax Planning and Strategy:

- Develop and execute tax planning strategies to minimize tax liabilities and optimize the organization's overall tax position.

- Stay updated on changes in Indian tax laws and regulations and assess their impact on the company's operations.

2. Direct and Indirect Taxation:

- Manage all direct and indirect tax compliance and reporting requirements, including income tax, GST, customs duties, and other applicable taxes.

- Ensure accurate and timely filing of tax returns and related documentation.

3. Transfer Pricing:

- Oversee transfer pricing policies and documentation to ensure compliance with Indian transfer pricing regulations and international standards.

4. Tax Risk Management:

- Identify potential tax risks and work proactively to mitigate them through effective tax planning and risk management strategies.

5. Tax Audits and Assessments:

- Manage tax audits and assessments by tax authorities, coordinating responses, providing required documentation, and representing the organization's interests.

6. Cross-Functional Collaboration:

- Collaborate with finance, legal, and other departments to ensure alignment of tax strategies with overall business objectives.

7. External Relationships:

- Build and maintain strong relationships with external tax advisors, consultants, and tax authorities.

8. Training and Awareness:

- Provide training and guidance to finance and other relevant departments on tax-related matters to enhance awareness and compliance.

9. Leadership and Team Management:

- Lead and manage a team of tax professionals, providing mentorship, guidance, and support.

Qualifications :

- Chartered Accountant (CA) qualification from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).

- 15+ years of progressive experience in taxation, with a focus on Indian tax laws and regulations.

- Strong knowledge of direct and indirect taxation, including income tax, GST, customs duties, and transfer pricing.

- Proven track record of developing and implementing effective tax strategies and solutions.

- Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex tax regulations and apply them to the organization's operations.

- Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to lead and inspire a team of tax professionals.

- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey tax concepts to non-financial stakeholders.

- Proficient in using tax-related software and technology for compliance and reporting.

- High ethical standards, attention to detail, and commitment to accuracy and compliance.

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