Neha Karnwal

Senior Tax Accountant

Los Angeles

Neha Karnwal is a Tax Accountant in the Los Angeles office in California.

She is a Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants in India and has earned a Master of Commerce from Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna University in India. Neha Karnwal is a tax professional for almost 12+ years now and has worked across multiple industries in India such as Consulting (Ernst & Young and Deloitte); Consumer Goods (Cadbury India) and Banking & Financial Sector( Barclays Bank Plc, UK – India Office).  She started her career as a Tax Consultant with Ernst & Young in 2007 in the corporate and international tax division and prior to moving to US was working as a Vice President – Tax in Barclays Bank PLC (Investment Banks), UK – India Branch.   During her career in India, she has handled various international tax related issues such as MAP settlement filing for cross -jurisdictional tax litigation; taxation and representation for cross-border intercompany recharges; review of secondment arrangement for expatriate employee’s; cash repatriation from India to overseas; FATCA compliances etc.  She also participated on behalf of her company in various Industry forums and assisted in drafting industry representation made to the Indian Finance Ministry.


Cleared exams for Certified Public Accountancy in California (awaiting membership license)
Master of Commerce from Garhwal University, India


Chartered Accountancy from Institute of Chartered Accountant of India

Professional Accomplishments

Was appreciated for efficiently handling the Interim Tax Head role in UK based Investment Bank in India
Lead key projects in India such setting up procedure for FATCA compliance; setting up GST aligned framework in Barclays
Successfully represented in various tax litigation matters before Indian Tax and Appellate Authorities

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