Tax investigation


The HMRC are not your friend, and likewise, they are not the least bit immune to starting  an investigation on businesses like yours for no visible or explained reason and often with no fault of your own.  We understand how they operate, we are able to help.

We understand the pressure that these such investigations mount on the resources of a business, it can be both  expensive and time consuming,  With us, you’ll get peace of mind that everything is being handled the right way.

Our exhaustive Tax Investigation Service means that you’re less likely to be targeted by HMRC. By being a member of our Tax Investigation Service Scheme you won’t be charged if the scenario arises where you need us to defend you. This includes disputes involved self-assessments, VAT, PAYE etc. You’ll have the infrastructure and systems inplace to have peace of mind.

Tax Disputes

It’s a worry for many businesses that they could well find themselves in a dispute with HMRC. At Stoke Chartered Accountants we put our expertise to work to ensure you receive the most favourable interpretation of tax legislation.


Regardless of the reason behind the dispute our team is on hand to put forward the best possible case for you. Employment status, capital allowances, settlements legislation, IR35, tax valuations, trading activity, VAT segregation.

Tax Enquiries and Investigations

The best way to deal with investigations is to ensure that you have really clear lines of communication, both between us and the client AND in our communication with HMRC. We must ensure we do everything to make the process as transparent as possible, the penalties can be steep.

At Stoke Accountants we also provide offer our clients Anti -Investigation checks. Thanks to our in depth knowledge of HMRC regulations and procedures we are able to deliver our accounts to ensure they avoid the triggers in place that spark HMRC investigations.

For professional advice feel free to give us a call or make an online enquiry to book a free consultation.

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