Ashok Shah

Ashok is a senior partner of the firm and has a strong legal and tax background with nearly 45 years of experience. He heads the firm’s Tax Advisory and Compliance practice.
Ashok has worked across various facets of the family run enterprises and his areas of expertise include:

  • Estate and Trust Planning
  • Corporate Tax Advisory
  • Transaction Structuring – Domestic and Cross Border
  • International Taxation and Transfer Pricing
  • Litigation Support Services
  • Mediation and family settlements.

Ashok has advised a significant number of Promoters of large business houses, wealthy families and individuals, both in India as well as US on estate and trust planning with the view of preserving and growing their capital in a tax efficient manner. He also acts as a personalized counsel and confidant to most of them.

Ashok has addressed various forums on estate planning including at the ET Family Business Roundtable. He is a regular contributor of articles to various publications and also regularly features in Economic Times under the ET Wealth column, Times of India- ‘Agony Rant’ another popular column.

He is associated with various not-for- profit organizations like Muktangan. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce as also Law from the Mumbai University and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1977.