Stop being self-employed

Last updated: 31 July 2019

You must tell HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) if you've stopped trading as a sole trader or you're ending or leaving a business partnership. You'll need to send final tax returns and tell employees that you're closing your business.

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  • how to tell HMRC
  • tax returns
  • tax relief
  • VAT registration

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