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Do You Know about The 'Pay Now' Button For Paying Tax Online?

HMRC like to make things easy for you ...

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HMRC has made available a pay now button on various webpages. This facility was originally to pay Corporation Tax ...

HMRC are making it easier to pay tax by including a pay now button online!

HMRC are making it easier to pay tax by including a pay now button online!

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However, from 31st March 2019, it was extended to cover a range of other taxes, penalties and fines, including:

  • Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) late filing penalties

  • PAYE late filing penalties

  • Class 1A NIC

  • PAYE settlement agreements

  • Simple assessments

  • Machine Gaming Duty

  • Miscellaneous penalties

  • Stamp Duty Land Tax

  • Soft drinks industry levy

  • Pension scheme administrators

So, you can see that the pay now feature offers a range of payment options you can choose from including direct debit, bank transfer, BACS, CHAPS, debit and corporate credit cards.

"Would you like to know more?"

Only a short blog post this week, but I'm sure you'll agree it's a useful one! If you'd like to find out more about HMRC's new pay now button for paying taxes, penalties and fines then do give me a call on 01908 774320 or click here to ping me an email and let's see how I can help you.

Until next time ...

Business Godparent

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More about Roger Eddowes ...

Roger trained at Edward Thomas Peirson & Sons in Market Harborough before working at Hartwell & Co, followed by Chancery, as a partner. He started Essendon Accounts and Tax with Helen Beaumont in 2014 as a general practitioner with a hands-on approach.

Roger loves getting his hands dirty, working with emerging, small-to-medium and family businesses to ensure they receive the best possible accountancy advice. Roger utilises an extensive network of business contacts to leverage the best guidance and practical solutions.