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Income Tax Rates and Allowances
Income Tax allowances2021-222020-212019-202018-19
Personal Allowance£12,570£12,500£12,500£11,850
Personal Allowance reduced by £1 for every £2 of net income over£100,000£100,000£100,000£100,000
Transferable tax allowance for married couples/civil partners
requires one partner to have income below personal allowance£1,260£1,250£1,250£1,190
Blind Person's Allowance£2,520£2,500£2,450£2,390
Married couples/civil partner at 10% - minimum (1)£3,530£3,510£3,450£3,360
Married couples/civil partner at 10% - maximum (1,2)£9,125£9,075£8,915£8,695
Rent-a-room tax-free income£7,500£7,500£7,500£7,500
(1) Where at least one spouse/civil partner was born before 6/4/35.
Personal Allowances and Tax Bands
Basic rate of 20% on taxable income up to:£37,770£37,500£37,500£34,500
Higher rate of 40% on taxable income over:£37,770£37,500£37,500£34,500
Additional rate of 45% on taxable income over:£150,000£150,000£150,000£150,000
Savings & Dividend Taxation
Savings rates£5,000£5,000£5,000£5,000
Starting rate at 0% on savings income up to
Reduced by £1 for every £1 of income above Personal Allowance
Personal Savings Allowance at 0% tax on interest received
Depends on income tax band of other income.
Basic rate taxpayers£1,000£1,000£1,000£1,000
Higher rate taxpayers£500£500£500£500
Additional rate taxpayers£0£0£0£0
Dividend allowance at 0% tax - all individuals£2,000£2,000£2,000£2,000
Tax rate on dividend income in excess of allowance:
Tax rate on dividend income:
Basic rate taxpayers7.5%7.5%7.50%7.50%
Higher rate taxpayers32.5%32.5%32.50%32.50%
Additional rate taxpayers38.1%38.1%38.10%38.10%
Rates for Capital Gains Tax
Annual allowance
Annual Exemption Amount (Individuals)£12,300£12,300£12,000£11,700
Annual Exemption Amount (Other Trustees)£6,150£6,150£6,000£5,850
Rates - excluding residential property
Tax Rate (tax payers below higher rate)10%10%10%10%
Tax Rate (within UK higher and additional tax rate)20%20%20%20%
Rates - residential property
Tax Rate (tax payers below higher rate)18%18%18%18%
Tax Rate (within UK higher and additional tax rate)28%28%28%28%
Allowances for Savings and Investments
ISA subscription annual limit£20,000£20,000£20,000£20,000
Junior ISA and Child Trust Fund annual limit£9,000£9,000£4,368£4,260
Lifetime ISA£4,000£4,000£4,000£4,000
Allowances for Pensions
Maximum Annual Contribution Allowance£40,000£40,000£40,000£40,000
Manimum Annual Contribution Allowance£4,000£4,000£4,000£4,000
Threshold Income lImit£240,000£240,000£150,000£150,000
Pension Lifetime Allowance£1,073,100£1,073,100
Allowances for Inheritances
Inheritance Tax Nil Rate Band£325,000£325,000£325,000£325,000
Residence Nil Rate Band£175,000£175,000£150,000£125,000
Residence Nil Rate Band taper commences at£2,000,000£2,000,000£2,000,000£2,000,000
Tax rate on death40%40%40%40%
Tax rate in lifetime20%20%20%20%

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