Gujarat National Law University
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Faculty Detail
Patel Jigar
Visiting Professor
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Education :

  • A third generation taxman in his family, Jigar Mukesh Patel graduated his LL.M. with Honours in International Taxation from the prestigious New York University School of Law in 2007. He received the 'International Student Leadership Award' from the New York University in recognition of his all round performance and outstanding achievements. He acquired valuable experience working as an International Tax Attorney for two and a half years, with the leading tax and accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers at New York. His paper entitled 'Transfer Pricing Provisions in India - an Analysis' was selected for publication in the reputed American Tax Journal 'Tax Notes International.'

Other Accomplishments :

  • He is currently the Executive Director of International Tax & Investment Consultants at Ahmedabad, rendering specialized services in Personal & Corporate Tax Planning, International Taxation and Tax & Investment Planning for NRIs. He is also actively involved in teaching as a Visiting Professor at the Adani Institute of Infrastructure Management and the Nirma University School of Law at Ahmedabad.
  • Jigar has also penned the popular English book title entitled 'Save Tax - The Smart Way' as a Co-author with his father Mukesh Patel. His biography, highlighting his academic and professional laurels came to be featured in the publication, 'Rising Sun - the Young Achievers of Gujarat.'

Last Updated : 23-10-2017