If you're wondering how to use the gov.uk website to check your business' HMRC position for PAYE or VAT, follow our step-by-step guide below.
Visit the HMRC online services website here. Click the green 'sign in' button as shown below.
Within the ‘Business tax summary’ you'll find a section titled 'PAYE for employers'. There, you'll be able to see a summary of amounts soon to be due and overdue. This is your HMRC position for PAYE.
To check your business' VAT position, scroll to the ‘Making Tax Digital for VAT’ section and click ‘View your VAT account’.
Click ‘View past payments’ under 'History'.
A new tab should open with your VAT account overview, as shown below.
Click 'Current position' on the left-hand drop-down bar. This will show you your HMRC position for VAT.
If you want a step-by-step guide covering how to access your VAT returns, you can view ours here.