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  • RE: Self assessment and overpaid Capital Gains Tax

    Thank you for your response. Could you please let me know who I need to contact to have the refund transferred to self assessment.
  • Self assessment and overpaid Capital Gains Tax

    I sold a property mid way through tax year 2020/21 and submitted an online Capital Gains Tax return and paid the tax due as required shortly afterwards. I have now completed my SA return for 2020/21 and included details of the capital disposal on this return. I have also included details of some losses made after the disposal of my property that were not included in the online Capital Gains Tax return. The result of this is that I have overpaid Capital Gains Tax by £347.42. This is shown on my SA return calculation. The calculation shows a separate figure for the income tax I owe which is £564.80. Can you please confirm that I can I net off the overpaid Capital Gains tax against the income tax I owe? I can find nothing online from HMRC about this but have found an article from The Association of Tax Technicians which says that I can do this but it also gives a number which it says I need to ring HMRC on to inform them that I have done so. I have rung the number provided but was on hold for more than 40 minutes and nobody answered.