Peter Noyce – Legal services expert
We have a dedicated barrister accountancy specialists who deal with all levels of the legal sector including barristers, those starting out in pupillage to QC’s and judges.
The difficulties in dealing with the intricate tax rules applying to barristers, mean that it is essential to get specialist advice in connection with your tax affairs.
Barrister accountancy and legal service advice
- We can help you get your tax right, from the start and help you keep on top of your affairs.
- We can assist with the preparation of your income and expenditure statement and provide you with guidance on keeping your records in the most efficient way.
- Our expert team can provide you with advice regarding your personal tax position and VAT matters.
- If you have been a bit lax in submitting your tax returns, we have dealt with many cases of bringing people up-to-speed, submitting several years’ worth of tax returns at once and arranging settlements with HMRC.
- Our specialist payroll department can look after the PAYE obligations for your chambers or domestic staff.
- As a self-employed person, you are likely to be approached by HMRC at some stage, to enquire into your tax return. We can help you throughout the process and deal with them directly on your behalf.
Strategic advice for legal practices
Menzies legal team can very much cover off all compliance requirements for legal practices but it is our strategic advice focusing on profit improvement and ensuring that each firm is managing all aspects of their practice efficiently that drives us.
Working with the practice leaders on all areas of their business and drilling down into department performance will result in a successful practice, meeting short- and long-term aspirations, using our expertise in this legal sector.
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