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HMRC internal manual

Tax Credits Manual

How to check the date the Annual Declaration was issued

Version 1.0

Changes to previous version - new guidance

Step 1

On the ‘Function Menu’

  • select ‘Renewal’ on the toolbar
  • select ‘View S17 Details’ from the options available. You will taken to the ‘Key Entry Data - Renewals’ screen
  • enter the customer’s NINO
  • select the ‘Period’ checkbox and enter the relevant year as 06/04/YYYY - 05/04/YYYY
  • select ‘OK’.

If you are taken to the ‘Select Household’ screen

  • select the relevant household
  • select ‘OK’. You will be taken to the ‘Select S17 Period’ screen
  • go to Step 2.

If you are taken straight to the ‘Select S17 Period’ screen, go to Step 2.

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Step 2

On the ‘Select S17 Period’ screen

  • select the relevant award
  • select ‘OK’. You will be taken to the ‘View Section 17 - Current Position’ screen

Note: If the ‘View Section 17 - Current Signals’ screen displays, select ‘Cancel’.

  • check the ‘S17 Notices’ field for the date the Annual Declaration was issued.

Note: If the ‘Details’ button is not available, the Annual Declaration has not been issued.