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Markel Taxs

Grow your practice with Markel Tax

First-class fee protection insurance and award-winning tax consultancy, enabling you to grow your practice:

Unlock growth opportunities and increase your revenue by partnering with
Markel Tax.

We are committed to empowering you with the expertise you need to increase revenue, support your clients and compete with bigger practices. Working with a market-leading fee protection provider means robust insurance cover and additional benefits that focus on your and your clients’ needs.

To help you effectively run your business and support your clients, you will gain access to:

  • Robust fee protection insurance with £125k cover and enquiries into CJRS/SEISS and SDLT with regional equivalents covered
  • In-house tax and VAT helpline staffed by 12 tax experts with over 300 years of combined expertise
  • In-house 24/7 legal helpline staffed by solicitors to support with employment law queries available for you and your clients
  • Markel’s Law Hub that contains employment law and health and safety guidance, along with tailorable contract templates available for you and your clients
  • Complementary marketing support to drive new business opportunities
  • Access to R&D, Funding, IR35 and other complex tax advisors, allowing you to offer more consultancy services to your clients
  • Ex-HMRC tax investigation experts, who can support you in a wide range of tax enquiries including more serious investigations such as Code of Practice 8 and Code of Practice 9 enquiries conducted by HMRC's Fraud Investigation Service

Want to find out more about partnering with us?
Speak to our team on
0345 223 2727


Solutions to help you grow and support your client base.

Fee Protection

Markel Tax offers one of the most comprehensive fee-protection insurance policies on the market with a number of options available: from insurance for an individual client to a practice-wide plan. Our high-quality insurance cover will cover the costs of HMRC investigations.
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R&D Tax Credits

Partnering with Markel Tax means that you can call on our experts to help you identify your clients’ tax relief opportunities. In 2019 we worked with our accountant partners to secure over £40m in R&D tax reliefs for their SME clients. We’ll support you in whatever way you need, whether that’s in the background or attending client meetings with you.
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Tax Investigations

Whether you have a fee protection scheme with us or not, our team of expert ex-HMRC tax investigation specialists are on hand to help. Our team support in a wide range of tax enquiries including more serious investigations such as Code of Practice 8 and Code of Practice 9 enquiries conducted by HMRC's Fraud Investigation Service.
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Why Markel Tax?

We’re here to be your partner in tax, supporting you in growing your practice and client base through the expertise and services we provide. We have been providing fee protection insurance since 1997 and we are an ‘A’ rated insurance provider*. Working with a market-leading fee protection provider allows you to unlock potential growth opportunities for your clients and grow your practice through our package of benefits that focuses on your needs.

tax and funding specialists
we started providing fee protection insurance
on the Fortune 500**

We have built a strong relationship with Markel Tax.

They have been providing our fee protection insurance since 1997. We can always rely on the claims team to handle any situation with professionalism, flexibility and fairness. Additionally, our designated Claims Handlers are unwaveringly helpful and ensure that we receive prompt attention and an efficient turnaround which both we and our clients appreciate.
Sandy Manson, Johnston Carmichael


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To learn more about Markel Tax and the support we can provide to small and mid-tier accounting firms, download our brochure.

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*Markel International Insurance Company Limited A.M Best (A) Excellent Standard & Poor’s (A)
**At 31 December