HMRC have launched a range of digital products to make completion of Self-Assessment easier, so if you need to complete your 2016-17 tax return and don't know where to start you can choose from a selection of live or recorded webinars, online guides and short YouTube videos to support you in completing the return.
Live webinars - no special equipment is needed, simply select the links provided and connect using your desktop computer or any smart device. You can submit questions using the text box.
Self Assessment help and support live sessions: You can listen to live Q&A and get answers to your questions, from business expenses to paying tax and National Insurance. Book here
Self Employment help and support sessions: This webinar is aimed at sole traders and self-employed partnerships, with help on a range of topics including allowable and simplified expenses, your tax return and budgeting for your tax bill. Book here
How to complete your online tax return: Get the help you need completing your Self Assessment tax return. Book here
Can’t make these dates? The links will be updated and new dates will be added throughout January. You can also take a look at the e-learning packages available, including topics such as 'Business expenses for the self-employed' which are designed specifically for businesses - these can be used at a time that suits you. There’s also a selection of short YouTube videos, covering topics such as:
The HMRC YouTube channel has a range of videos to support you with your Self-Assessment. You can view them, and other films, here.
The deadline for filing your tax return is 31 January 2018.
Details of all these products can be found on the GOV.UK website.