How to Check Your Business’ HMRC Position

HMRC Position

If you’re wondering how to use the website to check your business’ HMRC position for PAYE or VAT, follow our step-by-step guide below.

Step 1

Visit the HMRC online services website here. Click the green ‘sign in‘ button as shown below.

Step 2

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.

Step 3

To check your business’ VAT position, scroll to the ‘Making Tax Digital for VAT’ section and click ‘View your VAT account’.

Step 4

Click ‘View past payments’ under ‘History‘.

Step 5

A new tab should open with your VAT account overview, as shown below.

Step 6

Click ‘Current position‘ on the left-hand drop-down bar. This will show you your HMRC position for VAT.


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