Relieve the stress of tax investigations with our Tax Investigation Cover

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Once HMRC decide to investigate your return you have no option but to comply. Early professional representation is essential in quickly successfully dealing with any enquiry. Even if your affairs are in order and there may be no additional tax to pay, our fees to support you and your business throughout the enquiry remain.

Key benefits are as follows:

  • Representation from us in the event of an HMRC investigation.
  • Saves you the hassle of having to manage an enquiry and we will speak to HMRC on your behalf so you do not have to.
  • £1000,000 fees indemnity on this insurance backed service with no excess.
  • Our fees are covered if you are picked out for an investigation and all our time is covered under the policy.
  • Provides you with peace of mind that we will deal with HMRC on your behalf

Additional support is included as part of taking out a policy with is as follows:

  • Employment law/HR – contracts, handbooks, absence, sickness, flexible working, termination of employment
  • Health and Safety – policies, working from home, stress in the workplace, risk assessments, DSE, fire safety
  • Legal – contracts, terms and conditions, company and consumer law.

Not only will you have protection from the risk that you are unfortunate to flag up on HMRC’s radar, however the above adds extra value, whether you are investigated or not.

We work alongside you to deliver the information HMRC are requesting, meaning you can still focus on running your business alongside the investigation.

Furthermore, if HMRC is at fault, we have the expertise to help you claim costs against them, ensuring you are not in a worse financial position and even seeking compensation for the distress caused by the investigation.

We will manage the investigation from start to finish, including all correspondence with HMRC on your behalf.

With a number of years’ experience in successfully managing investigations on behalf of our clients, you can have the confidence in our ability to support you during this process.

Frequently asked questions…

What happens if I get a VAT investigation?

It is essential to keep VAT records in case an HMRC VAT investigation occurs. 

HMRC will write to you requesting details of specific transactions and any queries they have regarding your return.

If you choose to use GLX for your VAT return services, you also have the option to undertake separate Tax Investigation Insurance which will allow us to manage this process for you and take any hassle away and deal with the investigation on your behalf.

How do I get started with GLX?

The first step is to book a free consultation with us. 

You’ll speak to a dedicated member of our team who will get to know you, your business and work out a scope and pricing that suits your business and circumstances.

Together we’ll tailor a package and once agreed you’ll receive an engagement proposal that will outline in full detail the services we’ll provide.

How do I go about switching accountants?

The thought of moving accountants or even starting with a new one can often be a daunting prospect, but trust us when we say it isn’t as difficult as you think. 

We have helped transfer lots of local businesses from other accountancy practices to GLX and we always ensure this is as hassle free as possible. 

If you’ve decided it’s time for a change, simply book a free consultation with GLX, tell your current accountant that you’re leaving, and we’ll take care of the rest.

What are your charges?

In order to provide you with a quotation, we can arrange a free, no obligation, consultation with you to discuss your individual needs so that you only pay for the level of support that you require. 

This allows us to best understand your needs and provide a tailored quotation for you.  From this meeting we will provide you with a fixed fee quote that we both agree to and you will then know exactly what you are paying for the services we provide.  

“Great bunch of professional and personable people.”

“We use GLX for quarterly VAT, yearly accounts, payroll, tax investigation insurance, and above all their helpful, personal email advice – even just a quick answer to a quick question, it means a lot to us.”

Sonia S

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