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    • trebor6864
    • By trebor6864 9th Aug 18, 11:39 AM
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    pay tax bill by new credit card
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    • 9th Aug 18, 11:39 AM
    pay tax bill by new credit card 9th Aug 18 at 11:39 AM
    Hi, i have a small tax bill of a few 100s, if i find a new credit card with zero % on new purchases, can i use the card for this.
    cheers bob
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    • sparkey1
    • By sparkey1 9th Aug 18, 11:41 AM
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    • 9th Aug 18, 11:41 AM
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    As long as it allows a money transfer to a current account. You then use the money you put into your bank account to pay the tax bill.

    HMRC dont accept credit card payments for personal tax bills. They do charge interest, so if you owe them, pay something rather than nothing to keep the interest down.
    • starM
    • By starM 10th Aug 18, 10:34 PM
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    • 10th Aug 18, 10:34 PM
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    • 10th Aug 18, 10:34 PM
    Link the card to Curve card if you have one and use curve card to make the payment to HMRC.

    I have heard others have done that without any problems.
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