The Firm's Mission


To render quality service to our clients in a time bound manner while continuing to maintain the highest standards of professional ethics, integrity, honesty and diligence.


The Firm


M/s. G. M. Kapadia & Co. is a firm of Chartered Accountants in India. The Firm provides services in the fields of audit and assurance, tax and regulatory, transaction advisory and consulting keeping in mind the regulatory and commercial environment within which the Firm’s clientele operate.

The Firm was established in 1938, by late Mr. G. M. Kapadia. Given the high rates of taxation prevailing in India in the second half of the last century, the Firms’ area of specialization was tax planning. With the rationalization of tax rates over the last two decades coupled with the globalization of the Indian economy, the Firm has graduated to a full service firm, offering its clients the entire bouquet of services.

The Firm has been instrumental in establishing Indian operations for many foreign companies and involves itself in creating efficient investment models for foreign investments into India. The Firm also renders transaction advisory services and has advised clients on a large number of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions.

The Firm’s domestic and international clients range from privately owned entities to public listed companies including fortune 500 companies, banks, insurance companies, investment banks, venture capital funds, mutual funds, private equity funds, brokers and high net-worth individuals. Over the years, the Firm has established excellent working relationships with statutory authorities, international firms of Chartered Accountants, Lawyers and Investment Bankers. The Firm’s relationships with its clients are essentially based on its commitment to the quality of service and on the trust and confidence reposed in the partners of the Firm.

The Firm is proud to service its heritage clients, some in their fourth successive generation.

With the help of state of the art systems, the Firm offers an enhanced level of service to its clients. The Firm also invests in building human resources which are paramount to any service function. A staff of dedicated professionals with diverse skills and proficiency give the Firm the ability to quickly respond to client queries and also to set-up separate dedicated teams to deal with the complexities involved.

The principled approach of the Firm coupled with ethical compliances enables the Firm to discharge its professional functions dispassionately, with dignity and responsibility.

The Partners and professionals of the Firm are encouraged to meet the highest standards of efficiency, sincerity and integrity and to cater to the needs of the client in a time-bound manner without any compromise on quality of service and diligence.

The Firm has a workforce of approximately 200 people across its offices including qualified accountants, article clerks, tax and audit assistants.


Achievements


The Firm was rated amongst the leading tax firms in India by the International Tax Review for the ninth consecutive year in its publication World Tax 2017.

World Tax identifies the world's leading tax firms on the basis of overall depth of practice, number of partners, international network and reputation.

The ratings are a result of a survey of persons involved with taxation including tax executives from multinational companies, tax officials and advisers, who cannot vote for their own firms. The survey covers transfer pricing, indirect taxes, tax structuring, M&A and capital markets assignments.

The Firm was rated amongst the leading transfer pricing firms in India by the International Tax Review for the fourth consecutive year in its publication of World Transfer Pricing 2017.

World Transfer Pricing is a comprehensive guide to the world’s leading transfer pricing firms.

World Transfer Pricing is said to be a valuable tool in helping identify the appropriate advisers in the jurisdictions covered.