There can be a lot of confusion involved when dealing with HMRC payments, so we’ve put together this helpful guide so that you can easily access where to make your payments for different taxes.

Remember to check with us whenever you receive any correspondence regarding payments for HMRC as scammers often take this opportunity to send out fake letters, emails, texts and phone calls to innocent taxpayers and if you pay these scammers, there is likely to be no way of getting your money back. Get in touch and we will let you know if your correspondence is legitimate or fraudulent.

Please note that HMRC do not accept payments with a personal credit card. Corporate credit cards are accepted, however there is a fee.


You can get information about paying a range of taxes when clicking the link below:

Once you have opened this link, click the green ‘Start now’ button and you will be asked to select which tax you would like to pay, then click ‘Continue’.

If you are paying Machine Games Duty, you will need to select the option at the bottom ‘My payment reference starts with X’.

From this point, you will be directed through to different pages for each of the options, some which ask which payment option you would like to use and others which will ask more questions about the specific tax that you are paying.

If you need help at any point, give us a call on 01937 581 356 or fill in the contact form on our website and a member of our team will be in touch.

Other Options

If you would prefer not to pay online, further payment options can be found by visiting the following links for these common taxes:

Paying Self-Assessment Tax (Including Partnerships)

Paying PAYE

Paying VAT

Paying Corporation Tax