What happens if your tax return is not processed?

gt94sss2
gt94sss2 Posts: 5,603
Name Dropper Combo Breaker First Post First Anniversary
Forumite
I sent my 2022/23  paper tax return to HMRC before the October deadline.

According to the "Check when you can expect a reply from HMRC" service I should have received by tax calculation by now.

However, when I ask HMRC via webchat they keep saying they have my return but it has not yet been processed so have no idea how much is due (and/if there are payments on account)

Given 2022/23 tax payments are due by the 31st and I have been told "If you owe anything you need to pay it by the due date" I would be grateful for any advice and in particular where I would stand if I pay the wrong amount given I don't know what is due..

Meet your Ambassadors

Categories

  • All Categories
  • 341.6K Banking & Borrowing
  • 249.7K Reduce Debt & Boost Income
  • 449.1K Spending & Discounts
  • 233.7K Work, Benefits & Business
  • 605.7K Mortgages, Homes & Bills
  • 172.4K Life & Family
  • 246.6K Travel & Transport
  • 1.5M Hobbies & Leisure
  • 15.8K Discuss & Feedback
  • 15.1K Coronavirus Support Boards