The Government recently announced a VAT payments deferral on 20 March to support businesses with cash flow during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We have published brief details below of what has now been confirmed to assist an understanding of how you go about ensuring the deferral of your next VAT payment should you chose to.

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  1. Introduction


  1. How Do I Ensure My Next Return Is Properly Deferred?


  1. If I Choose To Defer Paying My VAT When Must It Be Paid By?


  1. Do I Have To Automatically Defer?


  1. What if I Am Due A Refund?


  1. Does The Deferral Extend To The VAY MOSS Scheme