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Financial Services for the Recovery of Overpaid Indirect Taxes.

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Swindon Borough Council
Civic Offices, Euclid Street
For the attention of: Paul Smith
SN1 2JH Swindon
Telephone: +44 1793463976

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Financial Services for the Recovery of Overpaid Indirect Taxes.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 6: Financial services a) Insurances services b) Banking and investment services

NUTS code UKK14

II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Financial consultancy services. Financial and insurance services. Provision of Financial Consultancy Services to Swindon Borough Council relating to the recovery of the overpayment of indirect taxes by a local authority. The services will include the submission of claims to H M Customs and Revenue, and other organisations where appropriate, and any appeals, subject to agreement by both parties. The contract will not be for a fixed period of time. It will continue until all claims have been completed and the relevant monies have been refunded.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

66171000, 66000000

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Quality.. Weighting 60
2. Price.. Weighting 40
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Section V: Award of contract

V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 6
Number of offers received by electronic means: 0
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

RSM Tenon (part of Baker Tilly)
Chapel House, Westmead Drive, Westlea
SN5 7UN Swindon
Telephone: +44 1793603300
Internet address:

V.4)Information on value of contract
Total final value of the contract:
Lowest offer 1 and highest offer 1 500 000 GBP
If annual or monthly value:
Number of years: 2
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:
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GO Reference: GO-20131224-PRO-5358714
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: