Bereavement and deceased estate

Phone

Bereavement Helpline

Call HMRC for help with tax after someone dies.

Telephone:
0300 200 3300

Textphone:
0300 200 3319

Outside UK:
+44 135 535 9022

Opening times:

Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
Saturday: 8am to 4pm
Sunday: 9am to 5pm

Closed bank holidays, Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Best time to call:

Phone lines are less busy before 10am, Monday to Friday.

Deceased Estate Helpline

Get specialist advice on a deceased person’s estate about:

  • Income Tax
  • Capital Gains Tax

Telephone:
0300 123 1072

Opening times:

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm

Closed bank holidays (including Scottish bank holidays).

Find out about call charges

Post

If you don’t use the Tell Us Once service write to HMRC for help with tax after someone dies.

You don’t need to include a street name or PO box when writing to this address.

Couriers should use a different address.

Pay As You Earn and Self Assessment
HM Revenue and Customs
BX9 1AS
United Kingdom