Tax return deadline

There are a few days left for Dales residents to get their self assessment tax returns in to HM Revenue and Customs.

The deadline for 2011/12 tax return is January 31 and those who send it in late will receive a £100 penalty.

Small businesses that have to complete a return have the chance to participate in a HMRC interactive webinars on ‘How to complete your Self Assessment return online’ on January 30 between 8am and 9am.

To register for this, visit The end of January is the deadline for paying any tax you owe for the 2011-12 tax year. More information on completing a tax return is available by visiting or calling 0845 9000 444.