Press Release

TolleyLibrary - The Next Generation Online Tax Service

LexisNexis launches a new online service to transform the work of taxation practitioners

LONDON, 6th April 2011, LexisNexis UK, a leading provider of content-enabled workflow solutions, today announced the launch of Tolley®Library - a new online service allowing practitioners to access a wealth of taxation information with ease. Comprised of multiple tools and platforms which are effortlessly navigated through one user-friendly interface, TolleyLibrary was specifically built for and in consultation with UK tax professionals.


The importance of having quick and easy access to trusted information in the taxation profession is paramount.  Accountants and tax advisers work under huge amounts of pressure with large volumes of complex work and tight deadlines. TolleyLibrary helps manage these twin burdens by dramatically reducing the amount of time spent on research by equipping users with authoritative content across various resources and platforms.

TolleyLibrary brings together previously individual compendiums of taxation information into one single online solution.  Eminent content from names such as Tolley®, Butterworths, LexisNexis®, Simon’s, De Voil, Taxation and Tax Journal has been brought together and positioned within a cutting-edge online service.  Using the simple interface, taxation professionals will be able to deliver their daily work with greater efficiency and effectiveness.

TolleyLibrary is the culmination of years of research and development in partnership with taxation practitioners and accountants to provide the solutions that are required to support the evolution of the modern tax profession.  This newly built platform was specifically designed to address the increasingly complex needs of the UK tax and accountancy professionals.  It streamlines and simplifies the user experience so that it only takes a few moments to understand how it works, enabling users to immediately unleash the power of the content.

Chris Jones, tax director at LexisNexis, explained: “After extensive research and partnership work with leading tax professionals and accountants, we have developed the TolleyLibrary online service that is designed with the needs of the customer in mind.  We understand that busy professionals need quick and easy access to the extensive and trusted online content of Butterworths and Tolley.“


About LexisNexis
LexisNexis® ( is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. LexisNexis originally pioneered online information with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. A member of Reed Elsevier [NYSE: ENL; NYSE: RUK] (, LexisNexis serves customers in more than 100 countries with 15,000 employees worldwide.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library - named Online Product of the Year at the Legal Technology Awards. Published resources include both Butterworths and Tolley. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK.

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