Income Tax Rates
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England – Please Contact us for Scottish Income Tax Rates
|Starting rate for savings: 0%*||£0 – £5,000||£0 – £5,000|
|Basic rate: 20%||£0 – £34,500**||£0-£37,500|
|Higher rate: 40%||£34,501*** – £150,000||£37,501-£150,000|
|Additional rate: 45%||Over £150,001||Over £150,001|
*Prior to 6th April 2015, this rate was 10% and applied to savings income only.
** Scottish Taxpayers only the limit is £31,500.
*** Scottish Taxpayers, we are awaiting confirmation of 19/20 income tax rates.
If, after deducting your Personal Allowance from your total income liable to Income Tax, your non-savings income is above this limit then the starting rate for savings will not apply. Non-savings income includes income from employment, profits from self-employment, pensions, income from property and taxable benefits.
|Dividend ordinary rate – for dividends otherwise|
taxable at the basic rate (effective rate with tax credit)
|Dividend upper rate – for dividends otherwise|
taxable at the higher rate (effective rate with tax credit)
|Dividend additional rate – for dividends otherwise|
taxable at the additional rate (effective rate with tax credit)
* The tax-free dividend allowance was reduced to £2,000 from 6 April 2018
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