HMRC Tax helpline to support businesses affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)
In light of the recent developments on COVID-19, HMRC has a set up a phone helpline to support UK businesses and self-employed people concerned about not being able to pay their tax due.
You can call HMRC’s helpline for help and advice: 0800 0159 559.
As specified on their website, for those who are unable to pay due to coronavirus, HMRC will discuss your specific circumstances to explore:
- agreeing an instalment arrangement
- suspending debt collection proceedings
- cancelling penalties and interest where you have administrative difficulties contacting or paying HMRC immediately
The main helpline number is 0800 0159 559
Please note:Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm, and Saturday 8am to 4pm. The helpline will not be available on Bank Holidays.