Gautam Nayak

Gautam Nayak

Equity Partner

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+91 22 6623 0604

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Gautam Nayak is a principal partner in the firm of CNK & Associates LLP. A rank holder at both the Intermediate and Final Chartered Accountancy examinations, Gautam has been in continuous practice since 1986.

Gautam specializes in Direct Tax Advisory, including International Taxation, Exchange Control Regulations, Advisory services in relation to Banks, Financial Services and Insurance Companies and other laws applicable to Charitable Trusts.

He was the president of the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society in the year 2004-05. He has been the Chairman of the Journal, Taxation and International Taxation Committees of the BCAS, and Editor of the BCA Journal.

He has delivered and persented talks and papers, and is a regular speaker at various seminars and conferences organized by various professional bodies all over India. He regularly writes for various professional journals and financial newspapers and contributes a fortnightly personal taxation column in one of India's leading financial newspapers. He has been the Editor of the BCA Journal, one of the prestigious professional journals in India, and continues to be a member of its Editorial Board. He is a prolific writer and has authored various books of professional interest such as Transactions in Shares and Securities (Including derivates), Taxation of Charitable Trusts, Livestock Accounting & Taxation, Technical Guide on ICDS, etc. 

Main expertise

Tax - International

Secondary expertise

Tax - Corporate consultancy

Specialised expertise

  • Tax - Corporate compliance
  • Tax - Personal compliance
  • Tax - Personal consultancy

Languages spoken

  • English


Bachelor of Commerce Chartered Accountant


Bachelor of Commerce Chartered Accountant

Professional Activity

1. Past President of Bombay Chartered Accountants Society 2. A member of the Editorial Board of Bombay Chartered Accountants Journal 3. Past Chairman of Taxation Committee of Bombay Chartered Accountants Society 4. Regular columnist for financial newspapers and professional journals on subjects of taxation

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