enclosed please find, please find enclosed, enclosed herewith

Boot out all these expressions from your language. In the words of Bryan Garner, they are “archaic deadwood.” Garner, Oxford, p. 124.

Instead, try these on for size:

Here are the reports you wanted.
I enclose the reports you wanted.
Enclosed are the reports you wanted.
I’ve enclosed the reports you wanted.
I am enclosing the reports you wanted.

See in receipt of.

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