Find out how to make changes to your VAT registration details using your VAT online account or using form VAT484.
Changing your details
You can now use your VAT online account to change these details:
- business contact details
- bank details
- return dates
- business name
To do this:
Log into your business tax account.
Select ‘Your VAT account’ then ‘Manage your VAT’.
Then select ‘Your business details’ and you will see an option to edit each field.
If you take over someone else’s VAT responsibilities
You must use the form VAT484 to tell HMRC within 21 days if you take over the VAT responsibilities of someone who has died or is ill and unable to manage their own affairs.
You must include the details of the date of death or the date the illness started.
If you’re unable to change your details online
If you’re unable to change your details online, you can use form VAT484 to do so.
Postal responses will take longer to process than changing your details online.
You need to:
Download and save theform on your computer.
Print and complete the form.
Send the form to the HMRC address on the form.
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