Security Tax Claim

Can I Claim Tax Back?

Are you in the security profession and think you may be due a tax claim rebate? Well, find out whether you’re entitled to making a Security Tax claim by answering a few simple Tax related questions below.

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How Do I Make a Security Tax Claim?


Easy! Let Swift Refunds do the hard work you!

Claiming Tax back directly from HMRC can involve some serious number crunching and you really must know what you’re doing. For example, would you feel confident that you’re making the maximum claim? Would you feel comfortable knowing that an incorrect security tax claim can mean that you could get fined and penalised?

Let Swift refunds take the hassle out of your Tax rebate claim and contact us today.

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How far back can I claim?


Current legislation in the UK says you can go back up to four Tax years when claiming a security tax rebate. This means at the current moment in time you can make a claim for the following periods:


  • Year ended 5th April 2020
  • Year ended 5th April 2021
  • Year ended 5th April 2022
  • Year ended 5th April 2023


Effectively this means you can claim Tax relief from 6th April 2017. We understand that payslips and P60s can be misplaced during such a long length of time. This is not a problem and in most cases we can seek copies on your behalf from HMRC.

How long does a tax claim take?

How long a security tax claim takes to come back depends on two things:

  • How fast you can get the required information to ourselves
  • How busy HMRC are, depends a lot on what time of the year it is.

The sooner you start a claim process, the better as it can tax 8-12 weeks for HMRC to process a tax refund.

As deadlines apply for making claims, we advise you get in touch as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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