Specialist Tax Areas
Our Business Tax Specialists
Our tax team are knowledgeable, experienced and innovative. They are also passionate about tax and know it isn’t merely compliance.
We can help your business throughout its entire tax life cycle, from start-up to succession planning.
Our business tax specialists combine their professional expertise with original thinking and swift response to deal with complex compliance issues and rapidly changing regulations.
Most importantly, we listen to you, in order to understand your issues and goals.
Then we tailor our advice and support to match.
Our large team of specialists support all sizes of business, from small and medium-sized family businesses through to large corporates on a wide range of corporate tax issues. We cover everything from preparing tax returns to negotiating with tax authorities.
Our innovation and technology team has an exceptional track record of successful claims for research and development (R&D) reliefs for our clients, as well as claims under the patent box legislation.
Domestic and international corporate tax has been changing considerably over the past few years. Even solely domestic businesses might be affected by some measure included in the OECD’s base erosion and profit shifting measures.
Our comprehensive advice includes:
- Tax compliance
- Transfer pricing
- Remuneration planning
- Reorganisations and reconstructions
- Corporate tax mitigation
- Capital gains tax
- SDLT advice
Our Business Tax experts work closely with our corporate finance team. This ensures new transactions are structured in the most tax efficient way and do not have unintended or adverse tax consequences.
Sole Traders and Partnerships
There have been a large number of technical changes and an ever increasing demand for transparency in the media.
Consequently, senior management is under increasing pressure to be ever more effective to avoid reputational damage.
PKF Francis Clark can help you respond to these demands, by advising you on:
- Corporate and business tax compliance
- Tax accounting
- Quarterly and annual tax provision calculations
- New accounting standards under IFRS and/or GAAP
- Risk management and tax process and controls
- Data and systems effectiveness
- Key risks such as compliance with the Bribery Act, GDPR, anti-money laundering rules and the Criminal Finances Act.
We are acknowledged for our consistent ability to minimise income tax or corporation tax, reduce capital gains tax, extract profits tax-efficiently and make the most of capital allowances.