Tax Advisory and Business Planning Services

Hamlyns provides professional and comprehensive tax advisory and business planning services to clients across the UK. Our team of chartered accountants has years of experience providing expert advice on tax and planning services for various aspects of businesses.

VAT Advice

Our VAT advice service ensures that our clients are informed about relevant legislation and valuable information about their VAT and tax situations. We help you to calculate your VAT correctly, stay up to date with UK laws, aid with the completion of VAT forms, and negotiate with HMRC if a disagreement arises.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Our mergers and acquisitions service offers expert advice and guidance to businesses looking into mergers or acquisitions, providing assistance through the time-consuming process that comes with hidden complexities.

Research and Development

Our research and development service has extensive experience in the SME and RDEC R&D tax relief schemes, as well as the Patent Box Scheme. We provide in-depth insight on everything from qualifying for additional tax relief, stipulations on how to claim, and related tax guidance and legislation to help your business claim the tax relief it is owed.

Tax Investigations

Our tax investigation service can help you resolve HMRC tax investigations by providing advice and guidance on disputes and conflicts with HMRC. We can assist you in preparing disclosure reports, negotiating tax penalties, and working with other professionals to achieve a settlement on behalf of mutual clients.


Our restructuring service has significant experience in corporate restructuring with regards to the most favourable tax situation. We can help businesses transition to an employee-ownership model via an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT) and take advantage of tax reliefs available through the government initiative aimed at promoting employee ownership.

If you are interested in getting tax advice from Hamlyns, please contact our experienced and knowledgeable team today.


Why Choose Hamlyns?

Personalised Service

We take a unified and unique approach to accountancy; providing an individual service to our clients

Time & Dedication

We take the time to offer proactive and innovative advice that help our clients achieve their long-term goals

Holistic Approach

Our holistic approach offers a combination of professionalism, a personal touch and attention to detail

Quality Assurance

Every one of our professional team is a member of one or more of the ICAEW or the ACCA

What Our Clients Say

When we came to Hamlyns, we were a start up business. In a few years, they’ve really helped us become a major player in our sector.

Frank Pawley MBE
Chairman, Global Travel Management Ltd

We have been working together for over 10 years and our relationship is vital to the success of our business; I would not hesitate to recommend them.

Angela Hall
Partner, Occupational Health Professionals LLP

I appreciate Hamlyns expert and informed guidance and helpful approach.

Managing Director, Arcom IT

Hamlyns took the stress away by anticipating and understanding what I needed.

Managing Director, PromoLogistics Limited

Hamlyns gave me great advice and hand-holding to ensure my exit from the company was quick and clean. I am also thousands of pounds better off. Thank you, thank you.

Douglas Cooke
Former Director

Hamlyns treat me as an individual. I don’t feel like “just another client” to be processed.

Diana Boulter
MD, DBA Speakers

Chris and his team gave us precisely the advice our business needed, even before we knew we needed it!

Mike Higgins
Managing Director, Hawkmoor Limited

It’s great that I always get to speak to the same Partner who knows our situation, so I don’t need to keep repeating things.

Johnny Richards
Finance Director, Normandy Garage