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Amitendu Palit
Avalara Author Amitendu Palit
Mr. Palit is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of South Asian Studies in the National University of Singapore. He is an economist specializing in comparative economic studies, international trade and investment, political economy and public policies.
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CA Harshad Shinde
Avalara Author CA Harshad Shinde
Harshad is a subject matter expert in VAT & GST at Avalara India. He started his own CA practice in 2003. In last 13 years, he has expanded his firm, RK Shinde & Co. to 500+ clients from Real estate, manufacturing and several other sectors looking for specialized financial consultation and filing services in VAT & Service Tax.
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Mukund Abhyankar
Avalara Author Mukund Abhyankar
Mr Abhyankar is a practicing chartered accountant in indirect taxation in Pune. He is an avid writer in GST domain and publishes blogs and whitepapers on renowned websites such as taxguru.
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Pritam Mahure
Avalara Author Pritam Mahure
Mr Mahure is a practicing chartered accountant in indirect taxes in Pune. He is a renowned GST Trainer and has authored book on “GST – Supply Chain Perspective” for Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He is working with Indian Government in rolling out tax reforms projects such as GST.
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CA Priya Madrecha (CA,CS)
Avalara Author CA Priya Madrecha (CA,CS)
Priya is a Chartered Accountant by profession and also a qualified Company Secretary. She is a Partner at Madrecha & Co. in Mumbai. She is a moderator for gstindia.net, a forum on Goods and Services Tax. An ex-consultant at KPMG, she specializes in taxation. Priya is an avid reader and has a flair for writing.
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Vatsal Bhandari
Avalara Author Vatsal Bhandari
Vatsal is a pursuing CA and a lawyer i.e. LL.M. in International Banking Law and Finance. He loves to write on taxation, compliance, legal laws and corporate finance.
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William Rau
Avalara Author William Rau
William Rau, Senior director, engineering at Avalara by the day and a GST superman by the night. He is responsible for building connectors and integrating Avalara India GST with all the top ERPs used in India by mid to large enterprises. William currently lives in Pune, India with his family.
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Payal Mathur
Avalara Author Payal Mathur
Payal manages marketing programs for Avalara India. She writes about the business challenges of managing GST and the benefits of automating compliance.
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CA Nayan Rijhwani
Avalara Author CA Nayan Rijhwani
Nayan is a Chartered Accountant by profession. She has also successfully completed Company secretary course. She is well versed with taxation concepts and keeps herself updated about recent developments in this field. In her free time, she likes creating learning material which simplifies complex concepts from the field of taxation and finance. She also loves teaching and takes lectures on weekends.
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Hardik Lashkari
Avalara Author Hardik Lashkari
A CA aspirant by profession, Hardik is also a passionate content writer who has worked with reputed media houses and start-ups, magnifying on topics like Direct Taxation, GST and social issues through his writings. Besides this, he has been a paper presenter at various CA National Conferences and is found binge watching Cricket matches, when he is not working.
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Industry Expert
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Professional Chartered accountant/ company secretary or any other tax consultant or finance expert who holds immense experience in indirect taxation domain as well as indepth knowledge about India's commercial taxes such as VAT, CST, GST and others.
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Divya Madhur
Avalara Author Divya Madhur
Divya is a business analyst and customer support professional at Avalara India. She writes about managing indirect taxes and benefits of tax automation.
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CA Ami Dhabalia
Avalara Author CA Ami Dhabalia
Ami is a Chartered Accountant by profession and presently works as Finance Manager at CouponDunia Media Pvt Ltd – a Times group company. She specializes in Direct & Indirect Taxation, Treasury management & Legal compliance. She is a avid reader, and loves teaching Tax on the weekends.
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Cherry Bansal
Avalara Author Cherry Bansal
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Srikant Sahu
Avalara Author Srikant Sahu
Srikant wanted to be an Engineer from his childhood but, inclination towards design gave him full time career in frontend technologies. He has more than 10 years of experience in UI and UX and would love to continue that with Avalara. His spare time is mostly dedicated to Flute practice, reading and understanding human experiences.
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CA. Chanakya Shah
Avalara Author CA. Chanakya Shah
Chanakya is a Chartered Accountant by profession. He is a Partner with Talati & Talati, Chartered Accountants and heads the Delhi office. He specialises in taxation matters. He advices corporates as well as MNCs on both indirect as well as direct taxation matters. He is part of GST faculty of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Prior to practice he has worked with Infosys.
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CMA Bhogavalli Mallikarjuna Gupta
Avalara Author CMA Bhogavalli Mallikarjuna Gupta
Gupta is a qualified Cost and Management Accountant and having about two decades of experience in the areas of Taxation, Costing, Finance, Accounting along with ERP development & Implementation. He is also the architect of GST solution for two leading ERP’s in India. He is also an author of three books on Indian GST and member on various boards and associations. He is also a marathon runner, hiker, and photographer.
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Divita S Gupta
Avalara Author Divita S Gupta
Divita has served as a writer and editor for top financial services organizations in India. She has written on topics like mutual funds, insurance, taxes, SME financing for globally recognized banking and financial organizations including ICICI, Aditya Birla Group, News Corp. With a Masters in Business Administration from Symbiosis International University, she currently owns a small business in Mumbai.
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Keval Shah
Avalara Author Keval Shah
Keval Shah is the Founder Partner of ConsultingEdge and has a handy experience of more than ten years into indirect taxes. Keval is presently the Convener of Indirect Tax Committee of Chamber of Tax Consultants. He has authored a book on GST Impact on Construction Industry published by “GST Practitioners Association of Maharashtra”. He regularly speaks at forums like ICAI, Chamber of Tax Consultants, BCAS and is a visiting faculty at Indo-German Training Centre.
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Viren Shah
Avalara Author Viren Shah
Viren Shah, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Bachelor of Commerce from Mumbai University, has experience of more than a decade in Corporate and International Taxation. He specializes in Domestic and International Taxation, with specific emphasis on cross border transactions and exchange control laws with respect to inbound and outbound investments. He has vast experience in advising companies across various industries.
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Bhoomi Yajnik
Avalara Author Bhoomi Yajnik
Bhoomi is an in-house analyst for Avalara, working on Global VAT. She has rich experience in the transition of India from a multi-tax structure to a single-point tax (GST). Apart from work, she likes to travel, explore, and doodle.
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Hannahtulip Shekinah
Avalara Author Hannahtulip Shekinah
Hannah Shekinah belongs to the VAT Reporting team at Avalara. She has been into research and writing legal research papers from the year 2013. She has a passion to understand and communicate the inter-relatedness between indirect tax laws across boundaries.
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Avalara helps businesses of all sizes get tax compliance right. In partnership with leading ERP, accounting, ecommerce, and other financial management system providers, Avalara delivers cloud-based compliance solutions for various transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, GST, excise, communications, lodging, and other indirect tax types. Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and around the world in Canada, the U.K., Belgium, Brazil, and India.
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Aishwarya Samant
Avalara Author Aishwarya Samant
Aishwarya Samant is an Associate Analyst by profession and a writing enthusiast. She has experience in writing research papers and has strong expertise in tax content research. She loves meeting new people and making new friends.
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Shekhar Chavan
Avalara Author Shekhar Chavan
Shekhar is an in-house analyst for Avalara, working on Global VAT. He has a rich experience of working in the indirect tax field since 2016.Apart from work he enjoys playing cricket.
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Manjula Muthukrishnan
Avalara Author Manjula Muthukrishnan
Manjula is the Managing Director of India operations at Avalara. Her role involves overseeing strategic operations in India with a special focus on strengthening the company's end to-end tax automation offerings in the market by enabling Indian customers navigate the complexities of the local indirect tax system - Goods and Services Tax. Prior to joining Avalara, she served leadership roles at renowned organizations like Infosys, HSBC and Socion Advisors. Manjula has been recognized by various internal and external forums for her contributions in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility.
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Shreya Jain
Avalara Author Shreya Jain
An ILS law alumna, and a qualified CS, Shreya has worked as a Features writer in Time of India’s digital arm- Times Internet and as a tax journalist in Taxsutra. She is currently working with Avalara as a Tax Analyst. Shreya has also successfully ideated and executed a QSR (Quick service restaurant) in Pune.
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Jay Ashar
Avalara Author Jay Ashar
Jay is a Content Manager with Avalara. Jay has written on topics related to Digital Transformation and the role of Emerging Technologies in Finance and Human Resources at organizations like Contentive (A Blenheim Chalcot portfolio company), Aranca, Capgemini, and Deloitte. He considers himself a “Digital Native” and is a cricket fanatic.
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Ashlesha Vaze
Avalara Author Ashlesha Vaze
Ashlesha has a writing experience of more than 6 years. She has written extensively about business, commerce, finance, law, technology and education. She did her Bachelor's in Commerce with Taxation as a special subject. She also holds a Master's in Media and Communications from Savitribai Phule Pune University. In her free time, you’d find her working for stray animals and writing stories for children.
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Salim Ali
Avalara Author Salim Ali
Salim is responsible for leading and scaling Avalara's international growth by driving the right product mix, marketing and sales capabilities, partner coverage, and end-to-end customer experience. In addition to his accomplishments in creating and scaling growth operations for technology companies, Salim’s business expertise is complemented by a background in marketing, product management, and engineering.