Tax Fraud Solicitors

Tax Fraud Solicitors
Legally reviewed by: Laura Smith

Cartwright King tax fraud solicitors specialise in defending individuals and businesses who either have concerns about their tax position, or who are facing tax investigations from HMRC. We provide advice across the country to those facing HMRC enquiries and can assist wherever you are based.

HM Revenue & Customs investigations are potentially very serious and can be daunting and very confusing. Our highly experienced tax investigation solicitors are here to guide you through the whole process.

Initial Telephone Consultation

We know you may have lots of questions, which is why we provide an initial telephone consultation to see if we can assist you. Please call us on 03458 941 622  or you can alternatively email your enquiry to and we’ll call you back.

What We Can Help with Includes:

  • Civil Evasion Investigations
  • Civil Investigation of Fraud (CIF) – (COP 9)
  • Company Tax Investigations – (COP 14)
  • Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)
  • Contractual Disclosure Facility – (COP 9)
  • Corporation tax investigations
  • Conspiracy to defraud
  • HMRC and Police Investigations
  • Criminal Tax Investigations
  • Failure to Pay Security Deposit – Criminal Prosecution
  • First Tier Tax Tribunal
  • Fraudulent evasion
  • HMRC Compliance Checks
  • HMRC Interviews under caution
  • HMRC Tax Investigations
  • Notice of Requirement to Give a Bond or Security
  • Isle Of Man Disclosure Facility
  • Jersey Disclosure Facility
  • Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility
  • MTIC Fraud
  • Offshore Disclosures Facilities
  • Partnership Tax Return Investigations
  • PAYE Tax Investigations
  • Personal Tax Return Investigations
  • Proceeds of Crime Act 2002
  • Restraint Orders
  • Confiscation Orders
  • Section 144 Tax Enquiry
  • Section 60 and 61 VAT Act 1994
  • Seizure and Forfeiture Applications under s49 and 139 Customs and Excise Act 1979 by Border Force
  • Self Assessment Tax Investigations – (COP 11)
  • Serious Fraud Office (SFO) Investigation
  • Special Civil Investigations
  • Tax Avoidance – Code of Practice 8
  • Tax Evasion
  • Tax Fraud
  • Tax Investigation Penalties
  • VAT Fraud Investigation – Public Notice 160
  • VAT Investigation
  • Voluntary disclosure facilities
  • HMRC Fraud Investigation Service (FIS) / Specialist Investigations enquiries

What We Can Do for You

We have the knowledge to represent your interests at every stage of the investigation with the aim of protecting you from criminal prosecution. We will also assist you in developing a strategy to resolve domestic and international tax issues and can work with external tax accounting specialists to help achieve this.

Our experience means we can represent you at every stage of the investigation process. This includes dawn raids, search warrants, orders for access to records, personal liability and financial penalties. We are also skilled in conducting forensic analysis of evidence and finances.

Our Fees

Where available, we can see if you’re eligible for legal aid. We can asses your eligibility at the time you instruct us and in the event of you not being eligible, we can offer fixed fees or in more complex matters a transparent pricing structure of private fees. 

How to Make Contact

Our team of corporate and financial solicitors can assist with all your tax enquiries. For a no obligation, initial discussion please call our tax team on 03458 941 622 or email and we’ll call you back.

We're here for you.