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All businesses and self-employed people in financial distress and with outstanding tax liabilities, may be eligible to receive support with their tax affairs through HMRC’s Time To Pay service.

These arrangements are agreed on a case-by-case basis and are tailored to individual circumstances and liabilities.

You are eligible if your business:

  • pays tax to the UK government; or
  • has outstanding tax liabilities.

How to access the scheme

If you have missed a tax payment or you might miss your next payment due to Covid-19, please call HMRC’s dedicated helpline on 0800 0159 559.

If you’re worried about a future payment, please call HMRC nearer the time.

Further information on the Time to Pay service is available at GOV.UK.