Digging out old files, waiting for correspondence, and coordinating with your accountant or financial adviser. An HMRC investigation can be a stressful time. If you’re on top of your tax affairs, you’ll want the matter handled quickly and efficiently. And if something has been missed or gone awry – these things do happen – you’ll want any repercussions minimised. Either way, the important thing is that you continue to manage your affairs without interruption.
A specialist in tax investigations can ensure complex or compliance issues are dealt with robustly, especially for for individuals and entrepreneurs with fast-changing financial affairs.
Understanding your situation – your tax investigation
Our experts are here to put your mind at ease. Whatever the details of HMRC’s investigation, our trusted advisers can:
- Ensure all records are up to date
- Keep up with changing legislation
- Work with third parties to paint a full picture of your tax situation
- Maintain a good relationship with HMRC to resolve issues in a timely manner
- Understand any risks and minimise the damage to your finances
Expert tax advisers
You can rely on the expertise of Smith & Williamson’s tax professionals. Our specialists in tax investigations each spent around 15 years working for HMRC and almost a decade helping individuals and entrepreneurs in practice. We will also work with the authorities and any third parties – accountants often approach us directly – to understand exactly what has occurred and what needs to happen next.
With an increasingly pro-active HMRC and ever-changing legislation, self-compliance in tax affairs is more important than ever. That’s why we offer holistic tax guidance, with in-house income, inheritance and corporate tax specialists all working together. This is the comprehensive level of service that helps our clients keep their tax affairs in order. We will bring all of this expertise to your tax investigation to achieve the most timely and desirable outcome possible.