How to submit your VAT Return online

Introduction

Virtually all VAT-registered businesses must submit their VAT Returns online and pay any VAT due electronically. This guide explains how to do this. You (or your accountant, bookkeeper, or other agent) can opt to use either the free HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) VAT Online service or commercial software.

Submitting your return online is quick, convenient, reliable and secure.

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HM Revenue & Customs