With increasing pressure to close the multi-billion pound tax gap, HMRC investigations and enquiries are becoming increasingly common and with a rush of Tax Information Exchange Agreements being signed with “Tax Havens” it is fast becoming necessary to disclose any tax irregularities or defend yourself against HMRC.
At Edge, we pride ourselves on being experts in UK and overseas tax investigations. We provide a confidential and non-judgemental service, carefully managing the relationship between you and your accountant whilst dealing with HMRC on your behalf. Our main priority is to correct your tax position and help you achieve your original goals.
In the 2016 Budget presented on 16 March, George Osborne confirmed measures to take immediate action against “gold bullion” and similar remuneration schemes, as indicated in the previous Autumn Statement. This is now highlighted in HMRC’s Spotlight 30 guidance recently published on 6 May 2016: