Why you should do your tax return earlier

tax & accounting deadlines

Well, have you been super organised and filed your Self Assessment tax return for the 2020/21 tax year which ended just a few weeks ago? Hearty congratulations if so! If you’re generally someone to leave it all a bit late (and perhaps missed the 31 Jan ’21 deadline for 2019/20 tax returns, incurring a late filing penalty) then we have … Read More

Act now to file your tax return

If you’ve just realised you are required to submit your tax return for 2011/12 and have done very little about it, you are not alone! The 31 Jan 2013 deadline is fast approaching but if you act now, you stand a good chance of submitting everything in time. The deadline for paper returns has long since passed and so online is … Read More

Only 2 days to file your paper tax return!

If you’re not a convert to filing your tax return online, you’ve got until the end of this Wednesday to file your tax return in paper format for the tax year 2011/12. If you’re late, don’t despair! You still have until 31 January 2013 to file your return, either via HMRC’s software or through an agent.  For those who’ve decided to file … Read More

Half a million taxpayers set to receive late filing penalties

Are you one of the half a million UK taxpayers who has recently received a penalty letter from HM Revenue & Customs for not yet filing your 2010/11 tax return? Each fine is a minimum of £1,200 comprising £900 maximum daily penalties and a further penalty of £300 or 5% of the tax due (whichever is higher). Anyone who has … Read More