As we near the 2007-08 Self Assessment tax deadline, AccountingWEB.co.uk is tracking how the Self Assessment Online portal is coping with the workload leading up to 31 January.
We introduced the poll following several comments and complaints in Any Answers during the early part of the month.
In spite of reports that HMRC's own software mechanism was struggling to cope with the workload over the weekend of 18-19 January as individual taxpayers filed their returns, agents taking part in the poll have rated SA Online's performance more highly as the month progressed.
Week 1 poll results (12-19 Jan)
During the early voting stages, those who were happy with the system were in the minority (45%), but by the 19th, the number choosing this option had risen to 59%. Dur...