From R&D to client protector, capital allowances to IR35 — it's covered!

Abbey Legal gives you and your clients direct access to first-class advice and action on critical business issues in funding and tax, delivered by our specialist sister-company, Abbey Tax. Talk to your BTE: Business Development team to find out more.

TaxDesk: Premium tax helpline, operating Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm

If you are struggling with a tax issue or require a second opinion, our team of qualified tax experts can assist you. We'll take the difficult tax questions and find the right answers for you.

R&D tax relief: rewarding client innovation

Your design and manufacture clients may have thousands of pounds of grants waiting to be claimed for their business-building R&D.

Funding: for your start-up, scale-up and established manufacturer clients

Help your clients realise their true potential. There are a wide variety of generous grants ranging from £50K to £3 million, which are available now.

Patent Box: take advantage of the reduction in payable UK Corporation Tax

Your clients may be eligible for a 10% headline corporation rate, available for UK companies with patent rights or an exclusive licence.

Capital allowances: ensure you are getting the best outcome for your clients

50% of all UK commercial properties are not claiming what is due to them; are your clients claiming what's entitled to them?

Property tax and SDLT guidance: from small buy-to-let portfolios, through to large construction firms

Ensure your client’s property deals are structured correctly and in the most tax efficient way.

IR35 contract reviews: we know all the rules

We can review your clients’ contracts, along with their working practices, to determine whether or not they are operating outside of IR35.

Employment status and construction industry scheme (CIS): unravelling the status conundrum

Relevant to all sectors but especially to the recruitment sector, commercial contractors and all companies engaging sub-contractors, a timely status review can be time well spent.

Fee protection insurance

For over 20 years, Abbey Tax has been at the forefront of the fee protection insurance market, offering a comprehensive suite of fee protection insurance and schemes for accountancy practices, large and small. A trusted partner to the accountancy sector, including ACCA, ICAS, ICAEW, UK200 Group, SWAT, AVN, IPSE, Tolleys and FSB, Abbey Tax works with over 2,500 UK accountancy firms. Client Protector is a specialist scheme insuring your clients.

Tax defence for businesses and individuals

An insurance policy providing up to £75,000 of professional representation in the event of a tax dispute with HMRC, including: Business self-assessment full enquiries, employer compliance disputes, VAT disputes, corporation tax self-assessment, IR35 disputes and Schedule 36 enquiries e.g. business records checks.

50,000+ UK businesses are protected by our tax and fee protection insurances — shouldn't your clients be protected too?

Talk to your BTE: Business Development team to find out more. We can also update you about fee share opportunities on R&D, capital allowances and funding.