Santosh Dalvi

Partner and Deputy Head, Indirect Tax

KPMG in India

Santosh is also a lead for Tax Managed Services for KPMG in India.

Has above 30 years of experience in the areas of Indirect Taxes, Finance and Commercial functions. He has worked with local corporate as well as MNCs in the FMCG and Engineering sectors for over thirteen years.

Areas of Expertise:

  • As a tax consultant, he has been advising various local corporates as well as multi-national clients, on indirect tax implications, tax planning, business restructuring and compliance aspects concerning the setting up of business operations in India.
  • He has been associated with the GST initiatives of Central and various State governments. He has also advised multinational companies as well as local corporates in understanding GST impact on their businesses and supported them in implementation. Currently he is supporting various clients on GST, Advisory and Compliance requirements.
  • Cost Accountant and commerce & Law graduate from Mumbai University

  • Santosh has been voted as one of the topmost admired Indirect tax advisors in India in the survey conducted by International Tax Review Publication, U.K. in early 2011, 2013 ,2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022.

  • Santosh has authored a book on GST titled as “An Introduction to Goods and Service Tax”

  • Associate Member of The Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India