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FSB Tax Investigation Protection

Members have automatic access to comprehensive and free tax advice and tax investigation insurance – protecting you if you’re selected for an HMRC investigation.

What are the key features?

You and your business will have automatic access to:

  • A tax/VAT advice helpline* manned by Revenue-trained specialists
  • Former tax Inspectors to represent you during any HMRC investigation, who will liaise directly with your accountant as necessary
  • IR35 legislation is covered
  • Corporation and Income Tax full and aspect enquiry protection
  • Tax Investigation Insurance – where we require assistance from your accountant any fees that we agree with your accountant are covered in your policy
  • PAYE (Employer Compliance) / VAT representation for requests made by HMRC following a visit
  • Cover up to £100,000 per individual claim

What are the benefits?

On average full HMRC investigations last 16 months and cost a potential £5,000 in accountancy fees. Having tax investigation insurance and advice when you need it is essential.

FSB members automatically get tax investigation help and advice, together with insurance protection against the costs of an HMRC investigation.

*Tax/VAT advice Lines are open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.