Tax relief and income assistance is available to people affected by the downturn in business due to the Coronavirus COVID-19. These include:
• Penalties for late filing or late payments may be remitted
• Re-estimates of provisional tax
• Increase in Working for Families Tax Credits
If you are struggling to deal with your tax affairs, please discuss this with your tax agent or accountant. Full details about the tax relief options available are on the Inland Revenue website.
Call Inland Revenue on 0800 473 566
MoneyTalks - free financial helpline offering budgeting advice/financial mentoring
FinCap runs MoneyTalks which is a free financial helpline which is the best place to start for people needing budgeting advice/financial mentoring. They can refer people on to the financial mentor network in their area for face-to-face consultations if that’s required. Their contact details are: