HMRC Guides

pdf icon Starting your business

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HMRC guide to the requirements for starting a business

pdf icon Growing your business

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HMRC guide to the help available to grow your business

pdf icon Sustaining your business

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HMRC guide to the help available to sustain your business

Get ahead with Self Assessment

This handy tool ‘Ready Reckoner' on GOV.UK can help you budget for your Self Assessment tax bill.

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HMRC Tools and Resources

The HMRC provides a wide variety of online tools and resources for starting and growing your business, including:

  • E-learning packages  
  • A range of webinars enable customers to attend a seminar at a time to suit them. Live and pre-recorded webinars cover a range of topics. 
  • A selection of short videos on YouTube covering subjects such as Registering as Self-Employed, PAYE and Record Keeping. 
  • Business help and education emails is a free service to provide customers with emails from HMRC that are tailored to their needs. They are designed to help customers understand what they need to do and how to get it right first time.
  • Record keeping for mobile devices enables customers to access apps to help make life a little easier for busy people on the go. 
  • A ready reckoner is available to help customers budget for their first tax bill.
  • HMRC tax help fact sheets provide straightforward guidance that customers can download.
  • @HMRCbusiness This HMRC Twitter account tweets about HMRC educational products, upcoming tax matters and online guidance. Followers can also ask HMRC general queries via twitter.
  • Business Support Tax App allows access to all the above via your tablet or mobile device on Apple i-store or Google play

Tax Guide

Business Support from HMRC