In a statement, HMRC said the floodline will enable anyone affected to receive “fast, practical help and advice” on tax problems they may be facing as a result of the weather.
Additionally, HMRC said they will agree instalment arrangements where taxpayers are unable to pay as a result of floods, agree a “practical approach” when vital records have been lost and suspend debt collection proceedings for those impacted. It will also cancel penalties when the taxpayer has missed statutory deadlines.
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