Services

Business Start-Up

The business start-up services include services pertaining to setting up of a business in India. We offer advisory and mentoring services to the client on what can be the best possible entity to be incorporated, the structure of ownership, and all the other legal and taxation implications on the business to be registered. A start-up is like a flower which is waiting to blossom. We provide all the necessary sunshine and water for this flower to achieve its dreams in future.

Business Registrations

Starting a business in India includes many registrations with various authorities. We provide the following registration services:

  • Private Limited company incorporation
  • Public Limited company incorporation
  • One Person company incorporation
  • Limited Liability Partnership formation
  • Partnership Firm formation
  • Trust formation
  • Section 8 company incorporation (not for profit)

 

On incorporation of the entity the following registration services are also being provided:

  • PAN and TAN allotment
  • Service Tax registration
  • Sales Tax / Value Added Tax registration
  • Shop and Establishment licence
  • Section 12AA registration for Not for profit organisations for income tax exemption
  • Section 80G registration for Not for profit organisations
  • Others

 

Virtual CFO

These services are generally provided to start-up’s who are in need of a Chief Financial Officer for their growing organization, but are not able to afford one due to financial constraints. We therefore provide them with a Virtual CFO who although not physically present in their office shall have complete control on the financial management of the organization. The Virtual CFO designs and structures the entire financial module/department and also provides advisory and consultancy to the top management by attending their office as per requirement.

 

Chartered Accountants

Providing professional consultancy and expert advisory

Direct Taxation

The dedicated resources at Kedar Laghate & Associates assist clients needing a wide range of tax services including tax compliance, tax planning, and tax advice relating to their business interests, investments and other financial assets. Our practice provides professionally prepared returns and tax advice, as well as integrated tax planning. Our talented staff and in-depth knowledge helps to effectively manage the business requirements by utilizing our tax planning skills and compliance services. We have experience working with individuals and companies of all sizes across many aspects of the tax life cycle-planning, provision, compliance and controversy. The following list provides few of the important direct tax services provided by our firm:

  • Income Tax & E-TDS Returns Compliances
  • Tax Audit u/s 44AB of the Income Tax Act 1961
  • Tax Planning for all types of SMEs / Professionals / Corporate Clients
  • Tax Planning & Advisory Services
  • Assistance in Tax Refunds Procurement
  • Representation Services at Scrutiny Assessments
  • Income Tax matters of NGO / Trust / Society
  • Income Tax Demand Rectification

 

Indirect Taxation

Kedar Laghate & Associates provides assistance in identifying risk areas and long term planning opportunities for indirect taxes throughout the tax lifecycle, helping clients meet their compliance obligations and business goals. Our integrated approach allows you to gain access to high-quality, coordinated tax advice, wherever your transaction occurs. Our firm provides you with the right processes to help improve your day-to-day reporting for Value Added Tax and Service Tax, reduce errors and lower associated costs.

  • VAT, Service Tax & Profession Tax Returns Compliances and advice on the quantum of tax payments
  • Tax Planning for all types of SMEs / Retailers / Corporate Clients.
  • Tax Planning & Advisory Services
  • Sales Tax Registration under Central Sales Tax Act and State VAT.
  • Conducting VAT Audit and Assurance required as per Law.
  • Tax Representation before the VAT authorities.
  • Assistance in Tax Refunds Procurement
  • Representation Services at Scrutiny Assessments
  • Support Services for Service Tax Government Audits and Assurance.
  • Advising on applicability of Service tax on service providers.
  • Service Tax Registration
  • XBRL related filing and certification
  • Filing petitions with the National Company Law Tribunal
    • Appointment, retirement, resignation, cessation, removal etc. of Directors
    • Director Identification Number (DIN) and Digital Signature Certificate
    • Change in Name, Registered Office, Memorandum and Articles of Associations and the Share Capital of the company.
    • Annual return.
    • Annual Accounts, Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Account.
    • All routine filings under the Companies Act, 2013.
  • Drafting minutes of Board meetings and Annual meetings
  • Providing Search report of companies
  • Registration/modification/satisfaction of Charges
  • Closure of Companies and LLP
  • Winding up of Companies and LLP

 

Corporate Law

These services are pertaining to compliance with the Companies Act 2013. The Companies Act 2013 being a new statute brings in a lot of changes to the erstwhile Companies Act 1956 which was in practice for many years. This is where our firm brings in more clarity on providing the correct advice to the client for being fully compliant with the law thereby avoiding penalties. The corporate law services includes the following services

  • Private Limited company incorporation
  • Public Limited company incorporation
  • One Person company incorporation
  • Limited Liability Partnership formation
  • Section 8 Company incorporation
  • Re-structuring of ownership for funding
  • Filing of forms and returns relating to:
    • Appointment, retirement, resignation, cessation, removal etc. of Directors
    • Director Identification Number (DIN) and Digital Signature Certificate
    • Change in Name, Registered Office, Memorandum and Articles of Associations and the Share Capital of the company.
    • Annual return.
    • Annual Accounts, Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Account.
    • All routine filings under the Companies Act, 2013.
  • XBRL related filing and certification
  • Filing petitions with the National Company Law Tribunal
  • Drafting minutes of Board meetings and Annual meetings
  • Providing Search report of companies
  • Registration/modification/satisfaction of Charges
  • Closure of Companies and LLP
  • Winding up of Companies and LLP

 

Chartered Accountants

Providing professional consultancy and expert advisory

Accountancy And Book Keeping

Professional Accounting Services is the elegant process by which all financial information about a business is summarized, interpreted, noted, classified, and communicated. At Kedar Laghate & Associates, we offer a wide range of professional Accounting Outsourcing Solutions to clients in a variety of sectors, interested in increasing their overall operating efficiency and effectiveness.

The world of Finance and accounting is transforming on a global scale, which can pose new challenges and risks to organisations which are not ready for these changes. Organizations must be ready by keeping a balance between achieving the right control through risk mitigation and consistent quality, and the right efficiency across processes and systems at lowest cost. Our firm renders high quality financial accounting services to keep you in the right position to ensure growth year after year.

Financial accounting & advisory services offered by Kedar Laghate & Associates is focused on helping organizations meet all their financial reporting requirements. Our suite of services includes:

  • Designing & Implementation of Accounting System
  • Cash Flow Analysis
  • Budgeting Analysis
  • Monthly Management Reporting
  • Back office operations including Payroll and TDS formalities / HR Processing
  • Assistance with Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Business Advisory
  • Business Valuation
  • Mergers & Acquisition
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Project Finance

 

Auditing And Assurance Services

Auditing & Assurance Services are at the core of any successful and visionary Financial Management setup. We help clients by understanding the increasing complexity of the regulatory environment, the need for greater transparency in operations and disclosure norms. The journey to financial success is paved with increasingly complex and broadening regulatory requirements and stakeholder demands. The dedicated team at Kedar Laghate & Associates helps clients meet these demands by providing a timely and constructive challenge to management, a clear perspective to audit committees, and transparent information for stakeholders and investors.

  • Statutory Audit
  • Tax Audits
  • Due Diligence Reviews
  • Risk Advisory and Consulting
  • Internal & Management Audits
  • Internal Control Reviews
  • Risk Assessment
  • Business Valuation

 

Value Added Services

We at Kedar Laghate & Associates strive to provide services to our clients which shall add value to their business. We therefore go beyond the traditional services and extend services which are niche and challenging. The following are a few services which we have been providing to our clients successfully:

  • Investment portfolio management services
  • Financial and legal Due Diligence of business
  • Fraud investigation audit
  • Survey report drafting & analysis
  • Valuation of business
  • Others

 

Chartered Accountants

Providing professional consultancy and expert advisory

Transfer Pricing

Transfer Pricing Compliance
We are fully equipped and experienced to take care of Transfer Pricing compliance and Transfer Pricing Contemporaneous Documentation (‘TPD’) required under Income-tax Act and Companies Act.
We understand that the transfer pricing issues for each enterprise differs considerably due to the nature and scope of their operations. Furthermore, the capacity of the internal resources of enterprises/ professional firms to undertake complex TPD tasks and procedures also vary. Accordingly, we work closely with enterprises/ professional firms to develop a customized TPD Plan which takes into account all the relevant issues, internal capacity and resources and costs.

Transfer Pricing Health Check
We are also proficient in reviewing existing inter-company Transfer Pricing arrangements and improving them to mitigate the risk of tax litigation.

Transfer Pricing Planning/Advisory Study
In these ever-changing judicial laws and uncertain economic environment, we can assist you in planning and formulating an efficient global framework with economically supportable pricing policies for solving and managing the issues related to movement of goods, services and intangibles.

Transfer Pricing Litigation Support
Indian tax authorities are very aggressive when it comes to Transfer Pricing audit. You need specialist in handling your case. Our team studies each case minutely and assists the taxpayer in resolving transfer pricing disputes with success.