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Record number of returns filed on time

10 February 2020
Issue: 4731 / Categories: News

A record 11,122,967 taxpayers completed their self-assessment tax returns by the 31 January deadline, HMRC has revealed. However, 11.7m returns were due so 958,296 (8.18%) remain outstanding.

HMRC received more than 702,171 taxpayers’ returns on 31 January. The peak hour for filing was between 4pm and 5pm when 56,969 were filed. Some 10.4m returns (93.95%) were filed online.

HMRC self-assessment guidance:
Issue: 4731 / Categories: News
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