Clients who join the scheme pay a modest annual subscription fee, and in return do not have to worry about large, unexpected professional fees. Under the terms of the service, professional time is provided for enquiries relating to:
By contrast to some other Fee Protection Services, Thomas Westcott’s service does not exclude what are known as “aspect” enquiries into tax returns (generally smaller scale enquiries into a particular aspect of a tax return) and which are becoming increasingly common.
The service can cover the cost of an enquiry up to and including a hearing before the First Tier Tribunal. It can also be used to pay the costs of Tax Counsel, either to obtain an opinion on a case or to represent a taxpayer before the First Tier Tribunal.
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