HMRC Contact Number: 0870 183 0660

Contact HMRC’s specialist tax advisors on their mobile-friendly phone number 0330 200 3300 or call them on 0870 183 0660, which is charged at just 13p per minute from landlines.

Phone HMRC by calling their tax office contact number 0330 200 3300 or call them on the general enquiries helpline 0870 183 0660. HMRC (Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs) are responsible for collecting Income & Self Assessment tax in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, as well as paying certain tax-related benefits including tax credits and child benefits.

Income tax – 0330 200 3300

Contact HMRC about your income tax bill by calling their UK phone number 0330 200 3300 where you can complain about being overcharged and to notify them that you are on an incorrect tax code. Furthermore you can call this helpline to notify the tax office (formerly known as Inland Revenue) about a change in circumstances that affects your payments, including a change in your name, moving home or that you are now living with your partner.

VAT Enquiries – 0300 200 3700

VAT makes a huge difference to the price of items you purchase as well as the amount of tax you have to pay in total over the course of a year, and is particularly important for business owners as making a mistake on your VAT returns can cost you dearly. To contact HMRC about any VAT matters please call their dedicated phone number 0300 200 3700 or use the official VAT enquiries online service at online.hmrc.gov.uk/shortforms/form/VATGenEnq. You can also use this service to check if the rules for paying VAT are different for devolved governments such as Scotland.

HMRC telephone numbers – at a glance

Department Contact number
HMRC income tax enquiries (UK) 0330 200 3300 & 0870 183 0660
HMRC income tax enquiries (overseas helpline) +44 135 535 9022
Self assessment tax returns (UK) 0300 200 3310
Self assessment tax returns (overseas helpline) +44 161 931 9070
Self assessment tax returns – make a payment (UK) 0300 200 3401
Self assessment tax returns – make a payment (international) +44 1506 476 066
Self assessment tax returns – forms (UK) 0300 200 3610
Self assessment tax returns – forms (overseas helpline) +44 161 930 8331
Self assessment tax returns – missed payment enquiries 0300 200 3822
HMRC tax credit enquiries – UK 0345 300 3900
HMRC tax credit enquiries – international +44 2890 538 192
Child benefit queries – UK 0300 200 3100
Child benefit queries – international +44 161 210 3086
Guardian’s allowance 0300 200 3101
National insurance (NI) – UK calls 0300 200 3500
National Insurance (NI) – overseas calls +44 191 203 7010
Employer enquiries 0300 200 3200
VAT – general enquiries (UK) 0300 200 3700
VAT – general enquiries (international) +44 2920 501 261
VAT – online services (UK) 0300 200 3701
VAT – online services (international) +44 2920 501 261
VAT – overseas payments (UK) 0300 053 7402
VAT – overseas payments (international) +44 300 053 7402
VAT – payment slips 0300 051 9206
HMRC agent helplines – debt management 0300 200 3887
HMRC agent helplines – self assessment & PAYE 0300 200 3311
HMRC agent helplines – tax credits 0345 300 3943
HMRC complaints 0330 200 3300
HMRC stamp duty enquiries 0300 200 3510