Failure to comply with the strict and complex regime of UK tax laws may well result in the imposition of substantial financial penalties and, if any intent to deliberately avoid payment is present, prosecution through the criminal courts.

Kangs Solicitors fields a team of experienced lawyers accustomed to assisting clients with tax issues of every nature, whether civil or criminal.

The firm is highly regarded by the leading directories The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.  Kangs Solicitors is ranked in the highest categories for its achievements in the fields of Financial Fraud and Tax Investigations.

The Team is led by Hamraj Kang, founder of the firm and winner of the Legal 500 Criminal, Fraud and Licensing Solicitor of the Year 2020and Tim Thompson, Head of Tax.

Who Do We Act For? | Kangs Civil and Criminal Tax Solicitors

Our team is available to provide advice and guidance, whatever the nature and complexity of the problem, to clients including:

  • corporations and companies,
  • LLPs and partnerships,
  • small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs),
  • sole traders,
  • professional advisers – legal, accountancy and financial,
  • individuals of every financial standing.

The Nature of Our Work | Kangs HMRC Solicitors

Whilst our team provides assistance ‘across the board’, examples of our expertise include the following.

Tax Investigations

Kangs Solicitors is acknowledged for offering knowledgeable, reliable and solution-focused advice on HMRC tax investigations including: 

Our team understands the complexity and sensitivity of tax investigations and the potential impact upon any business and individuals involved.  

We endeavour to minimise reputational damage that may result by seeking prompt, practical and pragmatic cost-effective solutions.

Experience has alerted us to many of the common and recurring features of a HMRC tax investigation such as:

  • undeclared offshore funds and assets,
  • under declaration of personal income,
  • under declaration of business sales,
  • suppression of business turnover,
  • non-disclosure of worldwide income,
  • allegations of fraud central to the tax dispute.

Tax Disputes

Our team guides clients through the hugely complex UK tax legislation, compliance requirements and due diligence traps working alongside leading barristers, including QCs, and other professionals such as forensic accountants.

Our areas of expertise include:

When guiding clients faced with any form of dispute, we are able to:

  • advise upon the litigation and settlement strategy of HMRC,
  • manage the appropriate evidential disclosures to HMRC and responses to all queries,
  • negotiate the most favourable repayment terms available including the level of any financial penalties,
  • pursue alternative dispute resolution (ADR). We have a team of dispute resolution professionals, experienced in resolving disputes through ADR.
  • advise upon any potential immunity from criminal prosecution offered by HMRC,
  • provide experienced representation before the First-tier Tax Tribunal and Upper Tribunal,
  • advice on complex cross-border tax issues and appoint and work closely with any professional advisers required in foreign jurisdictions.

Tax Compliance

International business, even when conducted in a fully compliant manner, poses hidden risks because of the regular updating of tax regulations. Our team monitors changes in UK and international tax legislation, jurisprudence and administrative practice.

In order to assist clients observe requisite compliance, our Team, inter alia:

  • advises on all tax related questions involving national and international tax law,
  • considers business structures to minimise tax risks,
  • examines business operations or strategies to prevent tax risks,
  • advising on the completion of UK tax returns,
  • conducts tax checks to manage risk, 
  • reviews tax accounting records to evaluate risk,
  • manages court disputes with tax authorities to mitigate liability,
  • advises generally on lawful implementations in the accounting system.

How Can We Assist You? | Kangs Tax Solicitors

There exist many potential causes for tax disputesandif, for example, you have received enquiry notice from HMRC or you are concerned about your tax affairs, our Team is availableto provide you with the best legal advice. 

Please do not hesitate to call a member of our team for advice as follows:

Hamraj Kang
hkang@kangssolicitors.co.uk
07976 258171 | 020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888

Tim Thompson
tthompson@kangssolicitors.co.uk
020 7936 6396 0121 449 9888

John Veale
jveale@kangssolicitors.co.uk
0161 817 5020  | 020 7936 6396 07989 521 210