A rank holder at both the Intermediate and Final Chartered Accountancy examinations, he has been in practice since 1982. Mr. Contractor oversees the direct taxes and information systems practice of the firm.
Mr. Contractor is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas Trustee Company Ltd., and is also the Chairman of its Audit Committee for the past several years. He has been the Chairman of the Board of Governors of Bombay International School, and the President of the Bombay Chartered Accountants’ Society in 2002-03. In addition, he has also been the Treasurer of Rotary Club of Bombay and a member of the managing committee of Willingdon Sports Club. He is a member of the Finance Committee of the Bombay Gymkhana.
Mr. Contractor has authored various books of professional interest, namely, “Laws Applicable to Charitable Trusts”, “Provisions of Section 80HHC of the Income Tax Act – A study”, “Capital Gains – A Handbook” and “Taxation of Charitable Trusts”, "Fringe Benefit Tax - An Analysis". Besides this, he contributes articles to professional journals and other publications such as Economic Times and Outlook Money. He has also addressed audiences at various seminars, forums and conferences and has also presented papers on various topics of professional interest organised by various professional bodies, including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Bombay Chartered Accountants' Society.
CNK & Associates LLP (formerly Contractor, Nayak & Kishnadwala) is a firm of Chartered Accountants, based in Mumbai, India's financial capital. With 19 experienced partners and more than 50 qualified Chartered Accountant employees,
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