Those who have not yet submitted a tax return for 2010 should be aware that the 31 January deadline for online filing is rapidly approaching.
Miss that, and you will be subject to a fine of £100 plus possible penalties and interest payments on unpaid tax.
Those of you who have not used the online service before will need to apply for an activation code. Be aware that HMRC claim that this may take 7 working days to reach you (examples of where this takes longer are always welcome).
Tax does have to be taxing.
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