Taxation &

Taxation & VAT

We advise clients on everyday tax issues, ranging from the completion of company and personal tax returns to complex tax planning, specific VAT advice on business transactions to resolving tax enquiries.

Our team is dedicated to ensuring that your business meets its obligations in the most tax efficient manner.


Taxation service

Capital Gains tax

When a business or individual disposes of an asset for a profit, Capital Gains Tax may be payable. However timely planning with the support of our team can significantly reduce, delay, or avoid altogether any liability.

Corporation tax

The Ellis & Co Corporation Tax team can advise your business on the full range of corporate tax mitigation solutions, including capital allowances, remuneration planning and restructuring.

Research & development

If your business spends money developing or enhancing new products and/or services in science or technology, then you could receive a cash payment or a reduction on your Corporation Tax Liability.

Company car planning

Our Tax team will explain clearly to you the relationship between a car's list price, its emissions, the fuel it uses and the tax you would incur, so that you can make an informed decision.


We will guide you through the often-complicated world of IR35, CIS and PAYE requirements, ensuring your business is compliant at all times and providing the most suitable service to clients.

National Insurance contributions

To avoid HMRC penalties we ensure that you meet the many submission deadlines for forms and payments throughout the year.

Tax enquiries & planning

We have vast expertise in dealing with HMRC in tax enquiries and investigations and as your Accountant we will be able to address your concerns and those of the enquiring authority.

Self assessment

Ellis & Co will prepare your Self Assessment Tax return for you and submit it promptly. We will help you structure your affairs for maximum tax efficiency and protect you from dreaded penalties.

VAT returns, advice & investigations

Ever-changing regulations mean that VAT compliance can be an administrative-heavy process. We can help manage this complex area, providing an efficient, cost-effective service.

Inheritance tax

Inheritance Tax can be a complicated issue. We at Ellis & Co can provide all the advice and expertise you need to minimise the tax that your heirs will have to pay.

P11D preparation

The completion of forms P11D to declare Benefits in Kind is a very complex matter. We will help you understand the issues involved with the preparation of the annual P11D forms.

Property tax planning

Many of our clients own property beyond their homes. We can help with accounts, tax returns and tax planning whether you have a holiday cottage or are an active property developer or investor.

Trusts & estates

We can support you in a wide range of matters, including preparation of accounts for all types of trusts and estates, distributions to beneficiaries, as well as income and capital gains computations.


Taxation service