Amit Bhagat is a lawyer by qualification and started his career with a leading law firm where he spent 5 years in Indirect Tax Litigation. He thereafter moved to Indirect Tax consulting wherein he has worked for over 18 years. He was formerly a Partner with PwC and also worked with EY for over a decade.
His focus area has been Indirect Tax Advisory and Litigation including Indirect Tax Policy representations and Advocacy. He has been actively engaged with various multi-national as well as Indian clients on varied assignments. Amit has been instrumental in helping clients and State Governments on various GST structuring and advisory projects. Amit was also leading the indirect tax litigation support endeavor in his previous firm.
The key sectors that he has focused on include FMCG, Retail, Automobile, Infrastructure & utilities, Airlines and Real Estate. He is also a frequent speaker at technical forums on taxation and regularly contributes articles to Tax Journals.