Transfer pricing in India – Determination & Documentation

Methods to determine the arm’s length price For tax purposes, companies are required to record the exchange of goods using the arm’s-length principal. India’s Income-tax Act, 1961 prescribes the following methods to determine the arm’s length price between two affiliated companies: Com


Avoiding a cashflow crisis: How can CFO Partners help?

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • March 6, 2020
  • It is hard to overstate the importance of cash flow management for startups and small-mid-sized (SMBs) businesses looking to remain competitive. Unfortunately, businesses of all sizes experience a cash crunch at one point or another. It is a part of the business cycle, particularly in high competition

CXO Services – Your ‘X’ factor for growth

  • by Saket Drona
  • November 15, 2019
  • SMEs and startups have it tough. A sluggish economy, closer regulatory oversight, and acute talent shortage have made it rather challenging for smaller businesses to remain competitive. In order to succeed in such an environment,

Deal Advisory

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • October 18, 2019
  • Digital disruption, industry convergence, and increasing regulatory oversight have led businesses to rethink their approach to value creation in deals. Deal negotiation and structure are crucial for value creation

Due Diligence Checklist

Completing a “due diligence” process for Startups, allows a potential buyer or investor to learn more about a company in order to finalise a transaction or investment.

FP&A – The torch bearer for profitable growth stories!

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • September 15, 2019
  • In continuation to our earlier blog on Budgeting Planning & Forecasting, I would like to explain the function which is responsible for the implementation of these tools in any organization.

The definitive guide to CFO services for SMEs

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • January 8, 2020
  • Over the past few decades, there has been a dramatic shift in the business landscape. Technological disruption, increasing operating costs, and tighter regulatory oversight have transformed how organizations conduct business.

How can a CFO partner help you

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • February 7, 2020
  • Many wonder the value CFO services bring to the table, in this series of demystifying CFO Services I would like to expand as to what this entails and what value it adds to the organizations.

Performance Management using KPIs

Key performance indicators (KPIs) are essential to understanding the overall health of any business. We look at the top ten KPIs that startups need for success. As a startup founder, it is critical to understand your company’s key performance indicators (KPIs).

What is strategic financial planning and how a CFO Partner can help?

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • April 20, 2020
  • The adage, if you fail to plan, you plan to fail, couldn’t be more true today in the world of business. As an entrepreneur, a big part of your business’ success is planning. A plan helps you determine your goals and set the course for your business.

Why CXO services are crucial to scaling Startups

  • by Saket Drona
  • April 20, 2020
  • Startup destinations in India are shifting from the metros to smaller Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities. Traffic, sky-rocketing real estate prices, and over-population have stunted the innovative potential and economic capacity in major metros.

Why startups need a CFO partner

  • by Sriram Chidambaram
  • April 25, 2020
  • Finance for startup is more than just accounting – it integral to a company’s growth and success. Here are a few reasons why startups need a CFO partner

4 Tips to create sales forecast

Your sales forecast is the backbone of your business plan. It is the basis for determining future growth, expenses, profits and staffing.

Finance: Different types of funding

Companies need to receive various types of funding in order to rapidly develop a business from their initial business model that they can grow and build up.

Financial statement best practice

  • by Chaitra Varshini Srivatsavai
  • June 14, 2019
  • A good financial system is vital for your business. It will give you a snapshot regarding your future. Check out our infographic to know more about it.

6 ways to be finance ready

Your entrepreneurial journey starts before you incorporate your company. Have a discipline of tracking your expenses.

MSMEs – Driving force of India -New definition and much more

  • by Saiteja Thangellapelli
  • May 21, 2020
  • Government has expanded the definition of MSME.. our blog explains the new definition of MSME and how various government schemes help companies.

Impact of GST on Pharmaceutical Industry

  • by Srikar Kedarisetty
  • May 28, 2020
  • Currently, the applicable rates of GST on medicines are basically divided into four brackets: 0%, 5%, 12%, and 18%. Check out the positive Implications of GST on Pharma Industry

Transfer pricing in India – Determination & Documentation

  • by Chaitra Varshini Srivatsavai
  • May 28, 2020
  • For tax purposes, companies are required to record the exchange of goods using the arm’s-length principal. India’s Income-tax Act, 1961 prescribes the following methods to determine the arm’s length price between two affiliated companies: