Tax can, by definition, be taxing. It is not uncommon to need help when completing a tax return or organising your financial affairs. This article will outline to sources of help which you can use to overcome any enquiries that you may have.
HMRC (Inland Revenue)
Some may consider them evil, but all the Inland Revenue want to do is collect the tax that is due to them. If you have any questions or queries they are often more then happy to help you and you can often even book an appointment in your local tax office for them to help you go over your tax affairs and to help complete your tax return.
To find your local tax office, all you need to do is use the tax office locator web page:
Enter either your employee reference number, your 3 digit tax code or your local town and the tool will instantly provide you with the contact details of your local tax office. Once you have the contact information you have 3 options:
3. Go to the tax office
Tax Return Companies
When choosing between a tax return company, ensure that the one you choose is appropriate for any special situations that you may have with your tax return. A company will either charge by the hour or a fixed rate fee. Each have their advantages and most provide a free initial consultation.
If you need some tax help or have any questions about this article, please leave them in the comments.