The incumbent will handle litigation engagements pertaining to Customs, Foreign Trade Policy, Special Economic Zones and related subjects.
Briefing and assistance to seniors in appearances before different forums including tax officers, Tribunal, High Court/Supreme Court, etc.
Drafting legal documents such as legal opinions, replies and tax appeals to ensure consistency, clarity and keeping in mind client’s interests
Stay updated on legal development and contribute actively towards firm’s initiatives for knowledge building and enhancement like case law digest, litigation meetings, article writing, assistance in conferences, chorus calls
Qualification & Experience
LLB from a known Law School with a strong academic track record.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal in English) and a well-rounded personality.
Experience: 1-4 years in Indirect tax in:
The field of litigation
Preparing reply to Show cause notice (required)
Meeting with the tax officers for assessments (required)
Preparing tax appeals to be filed at the Commissioner (Appeals) and Tribunal - Required
Preparing tax appeals to be filed at the Court (i.e., High Court / Supreme Court) - Preferred