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HM Revenue and Customs

For help with any tax related matters:

  • Self assessment
  • PAYE for employers
  • Tas credits
  • National Insurance
  • Income Tax
  • VAT
  • Child Benefit


Area serviced:
0870 280 2918:
Opening times:
Monday - Saturday 8am - 10pm; Saturday 8am - 4pm; Sunday 9am - 5pm; closed Bank holidays
Waiting times:
Phone lines are less busy before 10am, Monday - Friday & Sundays

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In general, a pension is an arrangement to provide people with an income when they are no longer earning a regular income from employment.[1] Pensions should not be confused with severance pay; the former is paid in regular installments, while the latter is paid in one lump sum.