Definition of 'on account'
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Payment on account has existed since the inception of self-assessment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What is the payment on account? Times, Sunday Times (2009)We have already made a payment of 10,000 on account to the latter. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Payments on account are by default based on your previous year's tax liability. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is also when you make the first payment on account for 2012-13. Times, Sunday Times (2012) First, on account of your age. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Increased profits have a further impact as the payments on account for 2008-9 are also based on the previous year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If you think your profits will be lower this year, it is possible to reduce the 2008-9 payments on account. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Your workers will then pay the tax due on the benefit - either through their tax code or through their self-assessment payments on account. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So if I give you tenner on account and we'll see how it goes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your high tax bill is likely to be down to two main factors - a high profit in the year; and the way payments on account work. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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