Employment status

Phone

Before you call

This helpline may ask you some security questions. Make sure your personal details and address are up to date in your personal tax account or you could fail telephone security. If you do not already have a personal tax account, you can set one up.

Call HMRC to check if you or someone else is classed as employed or self-employed.

Telephone:
0300 123 2326

Opening times:

Our phone line opening hours are:

Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 4.30pm

Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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Write to HMRC to check if you or someone else is classed as employed or self-employed.

HM Revenue and Customs
Employment Status Customer Service Unit
S0733
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE98 1ZZ
United Kingdom