A statement that succinctly sums up, the measure of the experience and the wealth of knowledge, that Kochar & Associates has astutely nurtured and built over the years.
Founded by Mr. S. A. Kochar, a graduate in Commerce from the University of Mumbai, Law Graduate from Government Law College, Bombay and Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, the firm had a modest beginning. It ventured forth with a business agenda that serviced clients with a portfolio of accounting and assurance services. The firm, even in its formative years had a very clear work ethos – deliver to every client an exemplary and high standard of service.
It strove hard to achieve a perfect balance between the word of advice and the quality of solutions offered. This passionate focus on client service fostered long-term business relationships, which were vital to growth.
With Mr. Piyush S. Kochar the elder son, joining the firm in 1999 and soon followed by the younger son Mr. Pranay S. Kochar in 2006, the firm added to its traditional offering the edge of new age services.
It now has the knowledge and resources to deliver a broad spectrum of quality services to national and international clients.
Today, Kochar & Associates is an independent, ISO 9001:2008 certified, medium sized firm of chartered accountants and tax advisers. We have obtained Peer Review certification from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. It is also a member of the Alliott Group - an international alliance of independent accounting, law and consulting firms. Founded in 1979, this alliance of independent firms now has more than 170 member firms in some 60 countries.
Led by a team of 6 partners and ably assisted by a staff strength of 50, plus a team of associates, Kochar & Associates is renowned for its expertise in the areas of statutory audits, management audits, tax and corporate law compliance and advisory services, accounting services, etc.
Blending the experience of a large organisation with the approachability of a smaller personal advisor it works alongside clients as a confidante who genuinely cares, understands and competently assists with compliance of Government regulations and also advises on how to minimise tax costs.
Today at Kochar & Associates the accountancy business revolves around relationships as much as numbers and service delivery. It invests in understanding clients and their businesses to ensure that effective advice is delivered.
What makes Kochar & Associates distinct, is its commitment to excellence in service standards, integrity, a structured approach, fast assignment turn-around and its capability of adding value.