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Understanding and using HMRC's Online Services

Follow the links to find out more about signing up for and using HMRC's different online services.

Specialist sectors

Alcohol & Tobacco Warehousing Declarations (ATWD) Submit your Excise Warehouse Returns and Warrants online

CFSP online services Information relating to CFSP online service access to the CHIEF system

Charities Online How your charity or Community Amateur Sports Club can submit Gift Aid and other tax repayment claims online, or make a claim under the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme

Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) is the main system for processing import and export declarations

Duty Deferment Electronic Statements (DDES) Service An introduction to the DDES service and the benefits in registering and enrolling for this service

electronic Binding Tariff Information (eBTI) Traders can use eBTI to request a ruling from Customs on the correct Tariff classification on their goods

EC Sales List (ECSL) Service If you are registered for VAT and supply goods to VAT registered traders in other EC Member States you can send your EC Sales List declaration via the Internet

Excise Movement & Control System If you intend to receive goods from traders in the EU on or after 1 April 2010, you will be required to use EMCS. To access this service you will need to register and enrol at the Government Gateway.

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Service for financial institutions to report to HMRC on interests held by US citizens and other overseas residents under FATCA and similar reporting obligations.

Import Control System (ICS) Information on the Import Control System (ICS) process and links to the technical documents that will be of benefit to software suppliers and other traders adapting their systems to interface with ICS.

Intrastat Supplementary Declaration If your trade in goods with the EU exceeds the Intrastat threshold you can submit Intrastat Supplementary Declarations online

NCTS web service Details of the new NCTS web service

National Export System (NES) NES allows exporters/agents to send export declarations electronically. This feature draws together all related documents

Notification of Vehicle Arrivals (NOVA)If you're bringing a vehicle into the UK, you must use to notify HMRC and pay any VAT due before you can register the vehicle with the DVLA

Reverse Charge Sales List (RCSL) An introduction and background to the RCSL Service

Registered Dealers in Controlled Oil (RDCO) Information paper on Registered Dealers in Controlled Oil (RDCO)

Rebated Oils Enquiry Service This service allows Registered Dealers in Controlled Oil (RDCO) to check they only supply oil to those entitled to receive it

Shared Workspace A secure and flexible online service where businesses and HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) can work and communicate quickly and easily

Tied Oils Enquiry Service This service helps distributors obtain the approval number and be sure customers are entitled to receive tied oil

VAT Mini One Stop Shop (VAT MOSS) An optional scheme for EU or non-EU businesses providing telecommunication, broadcasting and e-services to EU customers to submit returns to account for VAT due in all member states.

VAT refunds for EU businesses visiting the UK You may be able to reclaim the VAT you paid in the UK if you're VAT-registered in your own EU country, and bought the goods or services to use in your business

VAT refunds for UK businesses visiting other EU countries Allows VAT-registered businesses in the UK to reclaim VAT paid on goods and services bought and used for business purposes while visiting other EU Member States

VAT on e-Services (VOES) This is a simplified VAT scheme for non-EU businesses providing electronic services to EU consumers