Revenue Services blog
There has been a lot of debate in the press and Parliament recently on the lack of professionalism from Enforcement Agents (Bailiffs). The whole industry has been unfairly labelled as being riddled with “thugs and bullies”. ‘Taking Control’ is a group of Companies...read more
A Company can pay an outstanding debt at a reduced level, or over a longer period of time, by agreeing to enter into a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA). Commercial Landlords must be prepared and know how to deal with financially distressed tenants, as we see the...read more
We receive a great deal of enquiries with regards to unauthorised travellers on private property, and we understand that having unwanted visitors on your land can have serious financial consequences for a business, such as damage, noise and unwanted...read more
BCVA Commercial Auctions. Our trusted and reliable partner for auctioning seized goods for our Clients.
If it comes down to our Enforcement Agents (EAs) having to removed seized goods, wherever possible, we endeavour to use BCVA Commercial Auctions and have an extremely good working relationship with its Associate Director Sam Ewing. We know that BCVA has over 30...read more
50 mile walk to raise £50,000 in support of The Light Infantry Association in its 50th year. Completed!
We are so pleased to confirm that the 50 Veterans from the Light Infantry, including our MD James Cohen, who walked 50 miles back in June to raise £50,000 in support of The Light Infantry Association in its 50th year, have been successful. Well over £50,000 was raised...read more
The certification procedure allowing an individual to act as an Enforcement Agent (EA) is undertaken by the County Court. A person applying for an Enforcement Agent Certificate, must provide the following: 2 x references – one to be the applicant’s employer or an...read more
As an Enforcement Agent (formerly known as a Bailiff) you learn to live with being unpopular. Let’s be fair, no-one that owes money is, to begin with, going to welcome you with open arms when they know you are calling to collect that money or remove their goods. But...read more
We are very proud to announce that our MD James Cohen will be one of the 50 Veterans from the Light Infantry, who will walk 50 miles in an attempt to raise £50,000 in support of The Light Infantry Association in its 50th year in June 2018. This fantastic Association...read more
Obviously as a Commercial Landlord it is in your best interests to be quite choosy about who you take on as a tenant. As a longstanding company who have helped countless Commercial Landlords over the years, we are aware of the problems which can arise, the “qualities”...read more
As part of the requirement to become a Certificated Enforcement Agent, a requirement of the Court is that each agent has to pass the accredited examination of the Civil Enforcement Association in 'Taking Control Of Goods'. This CIVEA qualification is accredited by the...read more