Direct Tax; Manager; CA; 3-5 years

  • Mumbai

Job ID : 1871

About Company

An Indian Multinational educational technology company headquartered in Noida, Uttar Pradesh and founded in 2020. It became a unicorn in June 2022 after raising $100 million at a valuation of $1.1 billion.

It is an EdTech startup, an e-learning platform that offers quality learning experiences at an affordable cost. This startup provides lectures and solutions on various subjects for students between classes 6 and 12, JEE, NEET, and various other entrance exams. It presents both live and scheduled lectures along with doubt-solving sessions, and structured materials and helps students evaluate themselves through tests.

Started as a YouTube Channel, as of today, has mentored over 6 million students and has over 13,700 video lectures on its platform. Offering both free and paid batches, it has gained the reputation of lakhs of students through experienced and quality coaching.

Job Description

Handling Corporate tax and TDS compliances on a regular and ensuring timely filing of returns and payment of taxes

Responsible for accurate and timely payment of Advance Tax, TDS, TCS and Equalisation levy 

To ensure accurate and timely preparation and filing of TDS Return, Statement of Form‐15G / 15H and Statement of Equalisation Levy. 

Reconciliation of tax returns with the financials on a regular basis.

Regular tax updates of the latest notifications/judgements for identifying tax‐saving opportunities. Internal training conducted for function and business

To research tax positions and seek necessary advice from consultants (if required). Issuing timely updates/guidelines to circles on tax positions/changes in tax positions. 

To analyse Tax related amendments for their applicability and impact on the company and issue necessary guidance relating thereto                                      

To ensure timely response to tax-related queries to avoid/ minimize business disruptions in coordination with internal teams for factual details 

To evaluate and update TDS guidelines and monitor process etc for approving Tax category and PAN updation during the year.

To ensure mapping of tax categories at the beginning of the year and approval of tax categories during the year within TAT. To review and implement changes in tax categories vis‐à‐vis changes in law (if any) during the year. Review of the process for tax category mapping. 

To ensure regular review and updation of guidelines on TDS positions taken by the company

To  ensure the updation and circulation of guidelines on India Localisation 

Review of tax submissions and representation before tax authorities for tax assessment and litigation

To prepare submissions for assessment proceedings and ensure timely filing thereof. Coordinate with internal teams for the collation of factual data for submissions 

To analyse various case laws and tax guidance to support and affirm the tax positions adopted by  the company 

To ensure a timely and appropriate response to tax notices i.e. u/s 226(3), TDS notices etc 

To liaise with tax authorities to address queries raise in notices and take necessary steps for timely closure thereof. 

To ensure all the actions are taken to secure pending tax refunds with tax authorities/ courts.  Including liaisoning with authorities, filing Writs / Appeals / Revision petitions , etc 

Ideal candidate: 

Chartered Accountant with at least 5 years of post-qualification experience (preferably from  a Unicorn/ Startup) 

Good knowledge of Direct taxation compliance & advisory 

Ability to grasp the working of the accounting/reporting systems 

Good presentation skills


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Education Qualification

  • Qualified CA (Chartered Accountant)

Job Type

Full Time


  • No. Of Vacancy

  • Offered Salary

    12 - 16 Lac
  • Experience

  • Industry

    Education/ Edtech/ Teaching/ Training

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