CA Sanjeev Chirania is the founder and managing partner of the firm. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI). He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Podar College, University of Rajasthan in the year 1997 and also holds a Diploma in Information System Audit (DISA). He was a Sub Group Member of “Co-operative Society (Maharashtra) Committee” of WIRC for the year 2015-16 and the Sub Group Member of “Financial Marketing & Investor Protection Committee” of WIRC for the year 2017-18. He has keen interest in the study of financial instruments and constantly follows the market trends. He has extensive experience and vast exposure in the field of statutory audit, tax audit, bank audit and other company law matters. He is an eminent consultant for various corporate houses in matter of project finance and heads the business and transaction advisory unit of the firm.
CA Sudheer Chirania is also the founding partner of the firm. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI) and Bachelor of Commerce from Podar College, University of Rajasthan. He was nominated as a Sub Group Member of ‘Corporate & Allied Laws Committee’ of the WIRC for the year 2017-18 and presently a co-opted Member of the ‘Committee of Members in Industry and Business’ of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has advised a diverse set of clients on matters of direct taxation including international tax, transfer pricing, tax implications of mergers and acquisition and tax planning. He regularly appears before the Income Tax Settlement Commission, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Commissioner Appeals and is the think tank behind the firm’s tax litigation practice. Sudheer Chirania has an exceptional business acumen and a deep knowledge and understanding of the income tax laws and provides strategic inputs to various industries.
CA A.K. Ghosh is a senior partner of the firm. He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Calcutta and is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1988. He has been into practice for more than 29 years and specializes in representation before Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Income Tax Settlement Commission, and Commissioner (Appeals). He has also assisted in matters represented before various High Court and Supreme Court. He is an avid reader and a regular speaker at the firm’s continuous development program and an admirable resource person providing an insight into the latest case law published on current tax issues.
CA Madhabi Samanta is an Associate Partner at S J Chirania and Associates. She is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Commerce graduate from the Mumbai University. She is a key member of the firm and heads a team of qualified chartered accountants and article assistants. She has vast experience in the areas of Income Tax Regulatory, Advisory and Compliance Services and key aspects of Indirect Taxation as well. Her expertise lies in income tax assessments and litigation. With her exceptional drafting skills and astute argumentative mind, she has been instrumental in handling tax cases of various corporate and non-corporate groups. She has been the guiding force behind article assistants and helps them in their assignments and academics queries. Her exceptional memory, magnanimous character and professional behaviour are assets to the firm.
CA Siddharth Kothari is an Associate Partner at S J Chirania and Associates. He is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and a graduate from University of Mumbai. Prior to joining this firm, he was associated with Haribhakti & Co. in the Corporate Finance Team. His area of expertise includes tax regulatory and advisory, litigation services and valuation of securities. He specialises in income tax assessments, litigation, accounting and finalisation of books of accounts. He is a fitness enthusiast and well versed with the stock market dynamics. Team of seasoned professionals report to him and he heads the indirect tax team.
CA Hema Kataria is an Associate Partner at S J Chirania and Associates. She is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and holds a Masters degree in Commerce . She is associated with the firm since 2012. She has extensive experience in dealing with matters of direct and indirect tax litigation. In addition to her experience of tax litigation, she also deals in Statutory Audit, Tax Audit, Income tax assessments and various other compliance related issues. She has impressive analytical and organisational skills and currently an integral part of the tax team at SJCA.
CA Chhaya Jain is an Associate Partner at S J Chirania and Associates. She is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and a Bachelor of Commerce graduate from Mithibai College. Her major area of expertise includes representation before Income Tax Settlement Commission. She also possesses experience in the field of Income tax assessments, Statutory Audits, Internal Audit and compliance in the fields of both Direct and Indirect Tax related matters. She has experience in advising and assisting corporate and non corporate clients in various sectors. She has also worked on reviewing Internal Controls as well as designing Internal Control Systems.