Let's download the VAT return you've submitted, nigelking1967.
All we have to do is click the View return link on the Returns tab. I'll show you how:
I've also added these screenshots as your visual guide:
If you have marked your VAT as filed in QuickBooks, you're good to close the books. It helps protect the transactions in the quarter you just filed.
I'm just a post away if you still need help in closing the books. Have a great day!