Sai Prashanth is a Joint Partner in Indirect Tax Litigation team at Chennai office of Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan.
With more than 7 years of experience, Sai Prashanth has worked extensively on tax litigation and advisory for different industries including automobile, petroleum, iron and steel, cement and FMCG.
He has provided solutions under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and the erstwhile regimes of Central Excise, Service Tax & Value Added Taxation. He has represented his clients before various quasi-judicial and judicial fora such as adjudicating authority, Settlement Commission, Tribunal and High Courts. He has assisted and briefed senior counsels on litigations before the Supreme Court.
Senior Associate, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan
Baratwaj Viswanathan, a Chartered Accountant by profession, has experience of over 2 years in litigations under Central Excise, Service Tax and GST before the High Court and Tribunal. His client base comprises of some of the leading names in manufacturing as well service sectors, more particularly in Automobile & Auto component, FMCG, Banking and NBFC, Petroleum, Iron and Steel, Information Technology and Infrastructure sectors.
Currently, he is part of the International Trade team as a Senior Associate handling various anti dumping investigations initiated by DGTR, European Commission and the United States International Trade Commission.
During his articleship training, he also received exposure in international taxation i.e., transfer pricing and analyzing tax implications under DTAAs.