A R Krishnan & Associates

Your Accountants & Consultants

We are a leading firm of Chartered Accountants in India.
We offer services in the field of Auditing, Accounting,
Taxation and Outsourcing.


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A R Krishnan & Associates was incorporated in 2002 as a single-partner Firm. Today, with Headquarter in Chennai the Firm has Four Branches ( Trichy, Tirupur , Tuticorin and Pondicherry ) serving a group of elite clientele.


How We Work: A R Krishnan & Associates has five Practices one for each separate area of Specialization:

  • Business Registration

  • Setting-up Business

  • Audit and Assurance

  • Tax Consultancy

  • Corporate Compliance

Each Practice has a dedicated Team of Professionals, acquiring and enhancing knowledge in their field of Practice through experience and constant update. The Practices come together in providing the Clientele the best solutions and guidance for the varied Tax law and regulations issues they face. Our Professional team is trained to work within stipulated time-frames, meeting targets and assuring best in-time deliverables.

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Setting Up Business In India

    Our Customs and GST team help you manage Customs declarations, audit and review product classifications and evaluate import/export documentation. Our professional team gives you the perspective and support you need to manage indirect taxes effectively.

    We provide assistance in identifying risk areas and sustainable planning opportunities for indirect taxes throughout the tax life cycle. We provide you with effective processes to help improve your day-to-day reporting for indirect tax, reducing attribution errors, reducing cost and ensuring indirect taxes are handled correctly.
    Goods & Services Tax (GST) applies to all Indian service providers (including freelancers), traders and manufacturers, once their supply of goods or services crosses prescribed limits.
    The GST is an all-in-one tax and is to be charged at every step of the supply chain, with complete set-off benefits available. The procedure for GST is completely online and requires no manual intervention.

    EPF is a Statutory Welfare Scheme brought and managed by the Government to make available to the Employees Post-Retirement or Voluntary Retirement Benefits.
    Similarly, ESI is a health insurance coverage statutorily available to Employees of an Organisation fulfilling prescribed threshold limits. We aid in registering under and complying with both the EPF & ESI Act. We also provide guidance to navigate the nuances of these complicated laws.

    Many Organisations generally neglect obtaining this license to their own detriment. It is a State-Government Registration mandatory for organisations meeting certain criteria. We help our Clients in obtaining Labour License in the State of Tamilnadu.

    Professional Tax is a Tax on Profession, Trade or employment, levied by the Municipality. Every employer should deduct a prescribed sum from the pay of the employee as ‘Professional Tax’ and remit it to the Local Municipality or Corporation. We undertake the services of Professional Tax Registration, Professional Tax Return Filing and Consultancy on Professional Tax Issues.

    Any person setting-up a showroom, shop or place of business, should register themselves under the Shop and Establishment Act. We undertake the following services as regards ‘Shop & Establishment Act’ –

    • Registration under Shop & Establishment Act
    • Consultancy on related Issues

    The Importer Exporter Code (IEC) is a key business identification number which is mandatory for Exports from or Imports to India. No person shall make any import or export except under an IEC Number granted by the Government. We provide service of obtaining Import-Export code number and related consultancy.

Business Resgistration in India

    Company Registration We provide services to client’s worldwide to incorporate Company and set up of Liaison office in India. We take care of entire pre-incorporation and post-incorporation formalities for setting up Companies in India. Company Registration in India with us is easy & fast. Company Registration Process includes – 1) Obtaining Digital Signature.
    2) Applying for DIN (Director Identification Number) for the Director/Shareholders of the proposed Company.
    3) Applying and obtaining the proposed name of the Company approved by the Registrar of Companies (RoC)
    4) Preparation of Memorandum and Articles of Association
    5) Filing and Obtaining Company Incorporation Certificate

    Partnership form of business could be incorporated either under the Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) Act or under the Indian Partnership Act. Partnership registration process could be completed within 4 working days. We provide the service of incorporating your business as either a LLP or as a Partnership under the Partnership Act.

    If you are planning to carryon a Not-for-Profit Venture or Charitable work, then you may have to Register your organisation as a Trust or Society. We provide the service of preparing documents for formation of a Trust or Society and also help you in registering your Organisation under the relevant Laws.

Audit And Assurance

    Audit Service - We undertake Statutory Audits, Internal Audits, Forensic Audits, Stock Audits and Special Audits.

Tax Consultancy

    We provide guidance on Taxation matters, Legal Opinion, Representing to Authorities and various Legal Forums

    Our Management Support Services encompass a wide array of strategic and operational functions aimed at optimizing your business performance. From financial planning and analysis to risk management, we work collaboratively with clients to drive informed decision-making and ensure long-term viability.
    Our expert team brings a wealth of experience in navigating the complexities of Indian business regulations. We offer meticulous financial reporting, compliance management, and regulatory adherence, allowing you to focus on your core competencies while we handle the intricacies of financial governance.

    In an era where technology plays a pivotal role in business operations, safeguarding your digital assets is paramount. Our team of experienced Chartered Accountants specializes in conducting thorough and precise Information Systems Audits to identify vulnerabilities, assess controls, and fortify your IT infrastructure.
    Our approach involves a meticulous examination of your information systems, assessing risk management protocols, data integrity controls, and access permissions. We provide comprehensive reports detailing our findings, along with actionable recommendations to strengthen your organization's cybersecurity posture.

Corporate E Compliance

    We undertake e-filing of Income-tax returns for all categories of Assessees in India. We handle Income Tax Return Filing for Individuals, Companies, Partnership Firms, Trusts, Associations and Societies.
    While this has simplified tax compliances, filing online returns mandates error-free one-time filing and use of various softwares for ease of upload. We provide to our Clients, a bouquet of E-Filing Services which not only addresses the hassles in E-filing of various Tax Returns and Forms, but also ensures error-free and on-time filing of Returns.

    We Provide Income Tax TDS (Tax Deducted at Source) Return filing services in India. From the raw data and TDS Remittance Challan details, provided by you, we create e-filing documents and upload your Quarterly E-TDS Returns to the Income Tax Department’s Official Web portal.

    Besides, we also prepare Form 16 & Form 16A for all your Staff and Suppliers.

    Our ROC filing services cover a spectrum of corporate compliance needs, from annual returns and financial statements to board resolutions and shareholding details. We specialize in simplifying the filing process, allowing you to focus on your core business activities while we take care of the regulatory intricacies.

    With a deep understanding of the Companies Act and other relevant regulations, our experts ensure that your filings are not only in compliance but also reflective of your company's financial health and operational transparency.

Business Support

    Documents, Deeds & Agreements - Back-Office Support for Accounting, Payroll, Documentation and Process requirements.

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B. Anandaramakrishnan, a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, has been practicing as a Chartered Accountant since 1999 and is a founder Partner of A.R. Krishnan & Associates. He holds a Law Degree, Diploma in Information Systems Audit (DISA – ICA), and is certified in IndAS consultancy, Anti-Money Laundering Laws, and Forensic Audit and Accounting.




Gajapathy Purushothaman, a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of experience, specializes in Audit & Assurance, Tax Consulting, and Business & Finance Consulting. He previously led the Real Estate Asset Management Team at J.P. Morgan India with a team of 45 and AUM of $40 billion. Additionally, he contributed to business development at Ascendas India, a Singapore-based Real Estate Investment company.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • We provide Accounting, Taxation, Audit and Assurance services. For details of all other services please visit the particular Section of our website.

  • Yes, we do provide consultancy services to business, companies across the globe.


Contact Us

Chennai - Corporate Office

Lokesh Towers, No:37 (Old No18), Kodambakkam High Road
Nugambakkam, Chennai - 600034

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044 2827 2555
044 2826 2555
+91 9094046000



Pondicherry - Branch Office

No : 85, Laporte Street, Puducherry - 605 001.

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+91 7373558000