Tax Enquiry & Legal Expenses Insurance (with optional IR35 Contract Review)

Peace of mind that your legal expenses are covered

Tax Enquiry & Legal Expenses Insurance provides you with £100,000 of cover (in any one claim) for legal representation costs in the event an HMRC investigation is brought against you.

The TE&LEI policy is wide reaching and covers a lot more than just HMRC IR35 investigations, including the following:

Cover includes

Core cover includes
  • Employment disputes

  • Employment compensation awards

  • Property disputes

  • Criminal defence

  • Tax protection

  • Regulatory compliance

  • Court attendance costs

  • Employment extra protection

  • Contract disputes

  • Identity theft


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For significant terms and conditions, view the Key Facts document

Price indication includes Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) at 12% and is based on a business consultant with a turnover of up to £25,000, no claims history and meeting all underwriting criteria.

Add an IR35 Contract Review for just £60

Our IR35 Contract Review service provides an independent assessment of your contract against current IR35 legislation, with a determination provided on the contract status, i.e. inside or outside of IR35.

This service is provided by the specialist in-house advisors at Markel Tax and is available at the discounted rate of just £60 per contract (when purchased at the same time as Tax Enquiry & Legal Expenses Insurance). On purchasing your IR35 Contract Review, instructions are emailed to you providing information on how to submit your contract for review. Reviews usually take 5 days to complete, however a fast track service is available upon request. Find out more.

If you would like to speak to one of our IR35 experts about your IR35 status, please contact 0333 321 1403 for details and to book an appointment.