services list

  • Business registration
  • Accounts preparation
  • T.V.A. registration and returns
  • Capital Gains Tax calculations
  • Business Planning
  • Dual Taxation planning
  • Leaseback returns
  • U K Accounts and Tax returns


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Who is behind French tax returns?

French Tax Returns limited is a U.K. registered company operating from offices in the U.K. midlands and in southern Brittany

The principal accountant is Michael Bygrave who has spent over twenty five years as an Accountant specializing in international taxation.

As an owner of a French property himself Mike rented his property in France for ten years and has been helping "brit's" who have renting out properties for over ten years

We will be pleased to assist you with your U.K. returns but as part of our normal process provide you with a schedule of the entries needed in your U.K. returns for either you (or your U.K. accountant) to use in completing your U.K. returns.

How we work

Because of the distances involvedwe normally deal primarily by e mail or post

Anti money laundering regulations

We are required to comply with current AML so as part of our process we will ask you for proof of ID and address .

We invoice you once your accounts have been agreed and you can settle your invoice either in sterling or in euro.


Mike Bygrave has been a U.K. practicing Accountant since 1986 and specialises in International Taxation (his degree from Northampton University is in International Accountancy).

A French property owner since the early noughties he has been assisting clients by preparing their accounts and associated French tax returns since 1998.

Splitting his time between the U.K. and France his French "A" level, experience in buying, renovating and letting his own property and Tax expertise continues to benefit clients and hopefully will for many years to come.

Mike Haskins joined French Tax Returns Ltd. in 2018 after 4 years as Finance Manager at an energy company based in Tamworth in the west midlands region of the U.K.

Skilled in excel and other I. T.processes Mike has a good knowledge of U.K. Tax and V.A.T. and although not yet a fluent French speaker he has been working hard over the last year getting to grips with the vagariesof the French system.

With his first full Tax season under his belt Mike is fast becoming an "old hand" at French Taxes.