HMRC seem to keep changing the login page for online services. I have a shortcut saved on my browser but after a change last week I'm now having difficulty logging in to some accounts. I currently have access set up for - myself, my wife, my company, company's agent account and company's Agent Services Account.
I have a shortcut to https://www.access.service.gov.uk/login/signin/creds which seemed to change last week. I have never been able to use this for the Agent Services Account so use https://www.gov.uk/guidance/sign-in-to-your-agent-services-account for this and it seems to work.
BUT I am now having frequent login failures using the first landing page above. I often get the access code on my mobile but when I enter that it goes back to the login screen. At other times I have had a message 'we cannot identify you at this time' with nowhere else to go.
I understand the need for security but why not have a consistent login procedure that just works. And why is the ASA a different login procedure from the main agent account (and even, why have a separate account !)
Life is too short for these pointless hassles or am I getting it wrong ?