Corporation Tax


  1. Set up a private limited company

    Incorporate a private limited company - register it with Companies House and rules on directors, shares, articles of association and telling HMRC about the company

  2. Pay your Corporation Tax bill

    How to pay Corporation Tax: payslip reference, online, Bacs or CHAPS, Direct Debit, cheque or your bank

  3. Corporation Tax

    When your company or organisation pays Corporation Tax - paying, reporting and dormant companies

  4. File your accounts and Company Tax Return

    File your Company Tax Return with HMRC, and your company accounts with Companies House

  5. Claim capital allowances

    Claim capital allowances so your business pays less tax when you buy assets - equipment, fixtures, business cars, plant and machinery, annual investment allowance, first year allowances

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Guidance and regulation

  1. HMRC calculators and tools
  2. How to apply for a certificate of residence to claim tax relief abroad
  3. Research and Development (R&D) tax reliefs
  4. Corporation Tax: trading and non-trading
  5. Pay Corporation Tax in instalments
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News and communications

  1. HMRC confirms country-by-country reporting format for multinationals
  2. Changes to HMRC Corporation Tax forms
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Research and statistics

  1. Table 11.1A Corporation Tax, Bank Levy and Bank Surcharge net receipts
  2. Corporation Tax Statistics 2016
  3. Corporation Tax Statistics 2015
  4. Corporation Tax Statistics 2014
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. The Income Tax (Construction Industry Scheme) (Amendment) and the Corporation Tax (Security for Payments) Regulations 2019
  2. Draft guidance: Life assurance manual
  3. Reform of de-grouping charge rules in the corporate intangibles regime
  4. Changes to taxing gains made by non-residents on UK immovable property
  5. Taxing gains made by non-residents on UK immovable property in Collective Investment Schemes
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