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Markel Tax

Fee Protection Insurance Cover

Fee protection insurance pays for your fees and provides expert support when the HMRC enquiries into one of your clients. But not all fee protection insurance is created equally.

Markel Tax can demonstrate a pedigree of being at the forefront of the fee protection market for over 20 years. By closely monitoring HMRC activity, we can adapt our cover to reflect the day-to-day working practices of inspectors, and the risks facing taxpayers today. We also understand that every practice has unique requirements, which is why you can choose the cover that best fits the needs of your practice and clients.

You are not required to have completed VAT return or look after a client’s payroll to qualify for pre-dispute cover. And a standard policy includes cover for your clients, with no upper limit on their turnover.

Our fee protection insurance responds to the following situations:

Full and aspect enquiries into: 

  • Corporation tax returns                                                             
  • Partnership tax returns
  • Sole trader tax returns
  • Personal tax returns

Disputes relating to:

  • VAT
  • Employer compliance (PAYE, P11D and NIC) and employment status
  • IR35
  • Construction Industry Scheme

HMRC use of information and inspection powers/schedule 36 pre-dispute matters in respect of:

  • VAT control visits
  • Employer compliance visits
  • Check of employer records
  • Interventions
  • Requests for information
  • Capital Gains Tax

In addition:

  • Inheritance Tax enquiries up to £5,000
  • COP8 enquiries up to £5,000
  • National Minimum Wage pre-dispute matters
  • 90 days’ late return cover
  • No excesses

Can we help?

Contact us today on 0345 223 2727 to find out how we can help you.
Our flexible approach allows you to design the level of cover required to fully protect you and your clients. Simply let us know what you need.