If you are Self-Employed you are usually required to submit a tax return to HMRC each year. If you operate within the Construction Industry you are likely to be due a tax rebate because CIS tax is likely to be withheld by the companies that you work for.
A Tax Refund is the money you reclaim from HMRC if you have paid too much tax. Employed persons operating under Pay As You Earn (PAYE) tax may be eligible. You can claim a tax refund on certain expenses. A good example of this is the cost of using your own vehicle to travel to temporary places of work. You are likely to be able to claim a tax refund if you operate in the Construction Industry, Armed Forces, Security or Off-Shore.
If you are a Sole Trader HMRC require you to file a tax return each year. We can use your accounting records and file your tax return for you online. Unless you operate within the Construction Industry it is unlikely that you will be due a tax rebate, but you are still required to file a tax return.