Received a Code of Practice 8 letter from HMRC?
Have you received a letter from HMRC stating you are being investigation under Code of Practice 8? If yes, this is a very serious tax investigation and needs to be taken seriously. You should contact a Code of Practice 8 investigation specialist as early as possible.
What is a Code of Practice 8 Investigation?
The Fraud Investigations team within HMRC issues a tax investigation under Code of Practice 8 or COP 8 when they suspect a large amount of tax has been underpaid by an individual. Code of Practice 8 investigation is used in cases where Code of Practice 9 or Contractual Disclosure Facility is not used. Code of Practice 8 is normally issued to individuals where HMRC believe that have used a tax avoidance scheme or have deliberately under declared their income. It can go back as far as twenty years.
Call us on 0333 577 0829 for a free and confidential consultation with a tax investigation specialist.
Can Churchill Tax Advisers help with Code of Practice 8 investigation?
We are one of the leading Code of Practice 8 and tax investigation specialists in the UK. We cover all types of tax investigations and have helped clients from all parts of the country. We have team of highly qualified and experienced Tax Law Specialists and ex- HMRC Senior Tax Inspectors. We have one of the highest success records for closing tax investigations in the UK. With our detailed knowledge and experience in this field, we can represent any type of tax investigation. As well as helping direct clients, we also provide advice to accountancy and law firms across the UK on Code of Practice tax investigations.