This is a question I am often asked at this time of year.
The due date for paying the balance of 2011/12 self-assessment tax is 31 January 2013, together with your first payment on account for 2012/13.
If your tax return was filed before early December, you should have received a statement from HMRC setting out the amount of tax due to be paid by 31 January 2013. The statement would also have given details of the various methods to settle this tax.
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Payment Protection Insurance (PPI)and the potential tax timebomb
You may have heard on the TV or radio, or read press reports, about the changes being made to Child Benefit.
Here is a brief outline of what is happening to Child Benefit and how you may be affected
Households where at least one person earns more than £50,000 per year will face a net reduction in the amount of Child Benefit they receive, and those households where one person earns more than £60,000 per annum will effectively lose all their Child Benefit.
As 31st January approaches, you may still be looking for an accountant in Hertford to help you. As most people and businesses know, January 31st is the normal deadline date for filing your personal tax return online with HMRC. The deadline can be after this date if HMRC issued a “Notice t