HMRC’s MTD Service Availability & Planned Downtime

Routine maintenance of HMRC’s Making Tax Digital system will cause an interruption to another weekend this September.

We have been informed by HMRC of additional periods of scheduled maintenance during the upcoming periods below:

Saturday 14th September 2019

You may experience issues from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Sunday 15th September 2019

You will be unable to access HMRC’s online service from midnight to 2:00 am.

Saturday 21st – Monday 23rd September 2019

Between 10.15pm on Sat 21st September and 4.00pm on Monday 23rd September you will not be able to :

  • Sign up for Making Tax Digital
  • Submit Returns
  • View previous submissions or cancel existing ones
  • Review and update any business details
  • Agents will be unable to access any agent services.

You can find out more information from the HMRC by following this link


During these times, you will find this will affect the Magic Tax online service, which relies on HMRC’s MTD system.

HMRC have apologised for any inconvenience this may cause.

This post was last updated: 16/09/2019 09:58