Harsh Shah is a Partner in the Tax practice of ELP, and focuses on indirect taxes. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. He obtained his law degree from Government Law College in 2006 and has also completed his Masters in Commerce in 2003.

Harsh has over 15 years of post-qualification experience in indirect tax and handles all indirect taxes such as Service tax, Value Added Tax, Customs, Excise and Foreign Trade Policy matters. He advises various multinational and domestic companies on their day to day indirect tax matters. He has assisted several clients in their transition to the Goods and Services Tax and continues to closely work with his clients on this law on a day to day basis.

Harsh has featured as one of the leading indirect tax advisers in the country in International Tax Review’s World Tax Guide. He has keen interest in and writes articles which are published in leading tax websites and newspapers. He is also a regular speaker at various forums.

Harsh has featured in International Tax Review’s Indirect Tax Leaders Guide.

Prior to working with ELP, Harsh has worked with some of the big four accounting firms such as PwC and Deloitte.


Legal 500

Recognized as Next Generation Partner for Tax

RSG India Report

Harsh is ‘technically very good’ and ‘always available’ to clients.

International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders Guide, 2020

Highly Regarded in the area of Tax Controversy

Tax Newsletter April 2021

30 Apr 2021 | Read More

Budget 2021 – Balancing Expectations and Reality

10 Feb 2021 | Read More

Budget 2021: Re-emphasis on 13 sectors

3 Feb 2021 | Read More

Retrospective Amendment under Section 7 of CGST Act

3 Feb 2021 | Read More

Union Budget 2021: An Analysis

2 Feb 2021 | Read More

ELP – Tax Newsletter

4 Aug 2020 | Read More

Budget 2020- Widened Scope of Offences and Criminalization under GST Law

4 Aug 2020 | Read More

Settling the Unsettled Concept of Job Work

4 Aug 2020 | Read More

ELP – Tax Update (February 25 – March 10, 2020)

1 Mar 2020 | Read More

ELP- Tax Update

10 Feb 2020 | Read More

Union Budget 2020: An Analysis

2 Feb 2020 | Read More

Anti-Profiteering Whip To The Real Estate Sector

2 Feb 2020 | Read More

Taxation in India: Curated Views

22 Nov 2019 | Read More

Union Budget 2019 – An Analysis

7 Jul 2019 | Read More

ELP Knowledge Series – India Update Part 1 of 2019

19 Feb 2019 | Read More

Package Scheme of Incentives in Maharashtra – Is it actually incentivizing?

15 Feb 2019 | Read More

Interim Union Budget 2019 – An Analysis

1 Feb 2019 | Read More

ELP’s Harsh Shah – Zee Business

1 Feb 2019 | Read More

A year later, uncertainties on GST implementation mar realty sector

1 Jul 2018 | Read More

Putting the real back in realty

14 Feb 2018 | Read More

Budget 2018: Is there a hidden silver lining for the real estate sector

1 Feb 2018 | Read More

CCI verdicts fail to act as deterrents to malpractice

2 Jan 2018 | Read More

GST Weekly Update Compilation

15 Sep 2017 | Read More

Experts on GST

30 Jun 2017 | Read More

Construction of real estate to attract 18% GST; home prices may not be impacted

30 Jun 2017 | Read More

No GST on residential property rental income but housing cost surge may push up rents: Experts

29 Jun 2017 | Read More

The unlikely panacea of indirect tax woes of Real Estate Industry

28 Apr 2017 | Read More

Taxation of import of services – The series of sharp U-turns

5 Dec 2016 | Read More