A guide for software developers to installing and running the Local Test Service on Windows.



Use the Local Test Service tool to test your software against HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) rules within your own environment.

Download the Local Test Service tool and save to an appropriate location.

Once downloaded locate the file, right click it and choose option ‘Extract all’ (Note: if you have Winzip installed then the ‘Extract all’ option may not show up, you will have an option to ‘Extract to’ instead.

Version 7 of the Java Software Development Kit (SDK) needs to be installed and working.