Deferring Income Tax

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Deferral of Self-Assessment payment

For Income Tax Self-Assessment, payments due on the 31 July 2020 will be deferred until the 31 January 2021.


If you are self-employed you are eligible.

How to access the scheme

This is an automatic offer with no applications required.

No penalties or interest for late payment will be charged in the deferral period.
HMRC have also scaled up their “Time to Pay offer” to all firms and individuals who are in temporary financial distress as a result of Covid-19 and have outstanding tax liabilities.