If you miss the deadline you'll be subject to the late filing penalty rules there are two exceptions when the paper deadline is extended to 31 january 2018: certain people are excepted from the 31 october 2017 paper deadline – if this applies to you, hmrc will notify you hmrc's online systems can't accept certain items. Paper tax returns download a new tax return, and send hmrc the corrected pages write 'amendment' on each page, and include your name and unique taxpayer reference ( utr ) - this is on previous tax returns or letters from hmrc check your self assessment paperwork for the address if you can't find this, send. Self-employed workers and other self-assessment taxpayers need to get their skates on if they have yet to file their tax return for the 2016-17 tax year, as the deadline is fast approaching on january 31 a tax return is a form on which you report details of your taxable income hmrc uses the information you. You'll usually pay a penalty if you're late you can appeal against a penalty if you have a reasonable excuse when the deadline is different submit your online return by 30 december if you want hmrc to automatically collect tax you owe from your wages and pension you must be eligible hmrc must receive a paper tax. Tax return for self assessment english cymraeg report your income and claim tax reliefs and any repayment due to you using the sa100 tax.
Many people find the tax return form daunting but in most cases, you only need to complete a small number of the boxes on the return hmrc is encouraging people to file returns using the self assessment on-line system, but you may still file a paper return – though the filing date is earlier in the year (for the 2016-17 return. The main tax return (sa100) there are 2 ways to do a self assessment tax return you can: file your self assessment tax return online · download and fill in form sa100 getting help you can: get advice from a professional, such as an accountant contact hm revenue and customs ( hmrc ) use the notes and helpsheets. Self assessment tax returns - deadlines, who must send a tax return, penalties, corrections, paying your tax bill and returns for someone who has died self assessment is a system hm revenue and customs ( hmrc ) uses to collect income tax tax is usually log in and file your tax return online, or send a paper form. Those who do need to do their self assessments can easily fill out their returns online before january 31 but the deadline for paper returns passed in october more information about submitting tax returns can be found at govuk/ selfassessment earlier this year hmrc announced plans to overhaul the.
Self assessment returns are designed to be as simple as possible, but it's very easy (and often expensive) to get them wrong most people choose to handle their self assessment online, but it's possible to do it on paper if necessary hmrc self assessment tax returns are very different from the pay as you earn ( paye). What do i need to pay with my tax return hmrc will usually send you a self- assessment statement that shows how much you owe, or you can check your tax bill online as well as any 2016/17 tax owing, most self-assessment payers must also pay the first half of what's called a 'payment on account' for.
If you are an agent and unable to file a clients' sa tax return online please use the form, self assessment: reasonable excuse for not filing return online this form is specifically for agents who have had a problem submitting an online tax return after the paper deadline of 31 october 2017 agents should. This article explains how to avoid common mistakes that people make when completing and filing their self assessment tax return with regard to the deadlines, paper tax returns need to be filed with hmrc by 31 october and tax returns submitted online by 31 january so, if you complete your tax return. If you miss the paper deadline for returning your form to hmrc, do not send it off late because you will be fined if you have missed the paper deadline, you can complete your return online using the unique taxpayer reference (utr) that hmrc will have given you what you mustn't.
Call hmrc to order self assessment forms you can get a blank tax return or guidance notes by downloading forms or guidance notes or calling the helpline number to order a maximum of 10 of each form blank tax return forms are no longer supplied in bulk to agents telephone: 0300 200 3610 outside uk: +44 161. Self assessment tax returns - deadlines, who must send a tax return, penalties, corrections, paying your tax bill and returns for someone who has died. It's called self-assessment because you fill it in yourself and send it back to hmrc for your tax liability to be calculated you have to complete a paper tax return by 31 october every year if you miss this deadline, then you can avoid a fine by submitting an online tax return by 31 january instead use the which online tax.