Senior Advisor,
Optitax’s Consulting LLP
+91 9823 010 562

CA Raveendra Pethe

Work Experience

  • Raveendra is a Chartered Accountant and has 23 plus years of experience in Indirect tax related matters
  • He has worked with Central Excise and Customs department in various formations for 16 years. Thereafter, Raveendra was associated with KPMG for 5 years in Indirect Tax practice
  • In KPMG, Raveendra has worked on assignments of identifying indirect tax savings, liquidate accumulated CENVAT credit, identify or optimize export incentives and related implementation thereof for clients across various industries including auto, IT, technology, chemical, etc.
  • He specializes in suggesting tax efficient transaction structure/business model to clients from the perspective of Central Excise, Customs, Service tax, FTP and VAT
  • In 2014, he has set up an independent indirect tax consulting firm and has core expertise in manufacturing sector. Raveendra has an edge in providing advisory services to the industry from the perspective of smooth transition to GST including impact analysis
  • As a GST trainer, his vast experience counts for sharing knowledge to stakeholders at all levels from operational to decision makers
  • He is now engaged in developing tool for exhaustive GST controls