HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is the government department responsible for the collection of taxes in the UK. They have a lot of investigatory powers and if you happen to find yourself under investigation it can be a worrying and stressful time.
If government tax inspectors are investigating your finances, we can provide the expert legal services you need to defend yourself throughout the process. Our team of specialist lawyers work with both individuals and companies under investigation by HMRC. We work to unravel complex law, gather evidence and witnesses for your defence and help you understand your rights. Above all, we fight your corner.
For a no obligation, confidential discussion about your circumstances, call Paul Haycock on 0114 274 4275, Dan Stowers on 0114 274 4589 or 0870 1500 100.
Experts In HM Revenue & Customs Matters
Stopping your HMRC matter going to court is our first priority. Our specialists often work with major accountancy firms to reduce your risk of prosecution in court and to lower the amount of tax payable.
If you are prosecuted, we will help you prepare to face the Magistrates' or Crown Court. By arranging top advocates and forensic experts to help with your case, we make sure you have the resources you need to defend yourself effectively.
Our highly respected lawyers have defended many individuals who have been prosecuted by HMRC. Our cases have included high-profile multi-million pound prosecutions for tax and VAT frauds including MTIC prosecutions. Our experience means we can help with:
- Negotiating settlement agreements
- Representing clients at tax tribunals
- Dealing with Specialist Investigations matters
Our lawyers know that tax issues are highly complicated and rarely straightforward. We work with our clients to help them find the best course of action to get a positive outcome, whatever the circumstances.
Funding At Irwin Mitchell
We act for individuals and companies under investigation for (or affected by) tax investigations or tax evasion on a private payment basis. We will ensure you are regularly informed of the costs to date and are given detailed estimates before we begin each new stage of proceedings.
If you do not have the funds to pay for your legal expenses, we may be able to advise you under a legal aid scheme. Legal aid schemes are not available in all situations, to find out about your funding options please call us today on 0870 1500 100.
Working With Irwin Mitchell
As one of the UK's most respected law firms, we are recognised for exceptional client care and the highest standard of legal expertise. For both individual clients and corporate clients, our priority is providing clear, pro-active and effective legal advice and services.
For an initial discussion, with no obligation, call Paul Haycock on 0114 274 4275 or Dan Stowers on 0114 274 4589 or 0870 1500 100. Alternatively, contact us online and we will get back to you.