Self-employment

List of information about Self-employment.

Services

  • Register for and file your Self Assessment tax return

    Register for Self Assessment, sign in and send your Self Assessment tax return online

  • Self Assessment tax returns

    Self Assessment tax returns - deadlines, who must send a tax return, penalties, corrections, paying your tax bill and returns for someone who has died

  • Pay your Self Assessment tax bill

    Payment options for your Self Assessment tax bill - Direct Debit, bank transfer, through your tax code, debit or credit card, cheque and flexible payments

  • Working for yourself

    What makes you self-employed, what counts as trading and what to do, including registering for Self Assessment

  • National Insurance

    National Insurance - your National Insurance number, how much you pay, National Insurance rates and classes, check your contributions record

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Guidance and regulation

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News and communications

  1. HMRC launches a new way to report income and expenses online
  2. Have you returned your SAfe Assessment?
  3. Last chance - new Self Assessment online chat service
  4. HMRC launches Self Assessment Q&A video
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Research and statistics

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Policy and engagement

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