HMRC (HM Revenue & Customs) formerly the Inland Revenue are increasingly applying effort to chase up people who have not sent in a UK tax return. However, not all people need to send in a tax return. These people tend to be where: No tax return has been issued and Where no additional tax is … Read more I haven’t filed a tax return with the Inland Revenue in years, what do I do?
Calculating a UK tax return is on the face of it very simple. You read through the questions in the front of the form and you start adding in the numbers into the correct boxes. This is straightforward until you start to realise, perhaps you are not sure exactly which number to put where, you … Read more How to calculate UK tax return?
Many people are unsure where to send a completed UK tax return. I always suggest sending a tax return electronically and not on paper for several reasons. If you need to send in a paper tax return then you can send it to any HMRC tax office and the internal post will forward the return … Read more Where do I send my UK tax return?
This IR150 booklet was a wonderful and detailed guide to Rents and Letting. However, it has been withdrawn and I have a pdf copy. HMRC have replaced the booklet ‘Taxation of rents. A guide to property income’ with a section on their website as below: Property Income Manual
This IR140 useful leaflet about the Non Resident Landlord scheme has been withdrawn but can be downloaded here: HMRC has replaced it with this website section. IR140
This IR139 tax leaflet was a useful guide for people coming to the UK. The leaflet has been discontinued. If you have an old copy please let me know so I can include a copy on this website. IR139
This IR138 tax leaflet was a useful but not authoritative guide to people living or moving abroad. The leaflet has been discontinued so here is a link to the old version: https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20060715145138/http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/pdfs/ir138.htm If you have an old copy of the .pdf leaflet please let me know so I can put a copy here on this website for … Read more IR138 – Living or retiring abroad? A guide to UK tax on your UK income and pension
This form was used in the special circumstance to allow a Non Ordinarily resident person to receive UK interest without tax taken off. However, with EU saving directive and Local residence rules in your current country – you still need to declare this interest. There are limited circumstances where this form is advantageous. The official … Read more R105 – Application for a not ordinarily resident saver to receive interest without tax taken off
This R85 tax form was used to claim to receive your interest without tax taken off. Generally if you are a non-taxpayer you should use this form. This saves you needing to make a repayment claim in later years. The current HMRC location for this form is as follows: R85 Once you complete the form … Read more R85 – Getting your interest without tax taken off
This R40 tax form should be used to claim tax back. Consider it as a short version of the full SA100 tax form. However it is a strange form because a non UK resident cannot use it and often HMRC return this form and ask you to complete the SA100 instead. There is an R43 for non … Read more R40 – Tax Repayment Form