HMRC will shortly be undertaking scheduled maintenance to the Making Tax Digital (MTD) service for VAT.
Businesses will be unable to use the MTD VAT service from 4pm on Saturday 17 August to 4pm on Monday 19 August. During this period, users will be unable to:
- Sign up for MTD
- Sign clients up for MTD
- Submit returns
- View previous submissions and payment details
- Set up new or cancel and amend existing direct debits
- Review and update any business or client details
The payments service will not be available during the downtime but will be open on Monday 19 August.