It’s the final countdown!

8th January 2020

There are only 23 days until the self-assessment tax return deadline of 31 January 2020. If your return is not filed electronically by this date, an automatic £100 penalty will be applied.

Please note that the deadline for filing a paper tax return was 31 October 2019 and therefore all returns are required to be filed electronically where possible.

Get your tax return in before the end of January and then you can sit back and enjoy reading HMRC’s yearly list of ‘weird and wonderful excuses’.

My particular favourites from last years’ list include:

  • My mother-in-law is a witch and put a curse on me
  • I’m too short to reach the post box
  • I was just too busy – my first maid left, my second maid stole from me, and my third maid was very slow to learn
  • My boiler had broken and my fingers were too cold to type

If you require assistance with your self-assessment tax return please contact us using the link below:

https://www.whitingsllp.co.uk/about-us/contact-us/

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