Headline Tax Rates 2016/17

Personal

Personal allowance £11,000 (see note 1)
Basic rate 20% up to £32,000
Higher rate 40% £32,001 and over (after deducting personal allowance)
Additional rate 45% £150,000 and over
Dividend rate 7.5 % If paying basic rate tax
32.5 % If higher rated - paid on dividend rec'd.
38.1 % on dividends falling within the additional rate (45%) band.
Inheritance Tax 0% Up to Estate Value of £325,000 (see note 2)
40% Estates over £325,000 (see note 2). A lower rate of 36% may be charged for estates leaving 10% to charity.

Notes

1. Personal allowance may be restricted for individuals with incomes over £122,000. An additional age related allowance may be available for individuals over a certain age.

2. For surviving spouse death after 08-10-07 this may be increased to include the first spouse's unused Nil Rate Band. New rates for estates with charitable bequests.

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VAT

Rate from 4 January 2011 20%

Registration level (joining from 1 April 2017) £83,000.

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Corporate

Profits (from 1 April 2017) 19.00%

Annual investment allowance (from 6 April 2014) £500,000 (from 1 January 2016) £200,000.

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Stamp Duties

Land Tax Non Residential to £150K 0%
£150K to £250K 1%
£250K to £500K 3%
£500K + 4%

Stamp duty Stocks & shares 0.5% (£Nil for consideration up to £1,000)

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N.B. THESE ARE THE MAIN RATES OF TAX AND THERE ARE MANY CIRCUMSTANCES THAT MAY DICTATE CHANGES. FOR A COMPLETE UNDERSTANDING PLEASE CONTACT US WITH FULL DETAILS OF YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES.

 

Headline Tax Rates 2015/16

Personal

Personal allowance £10,600 (see note 1)
Basic rate 20%
Higher rate 40% £31,786 and over (after deducting personal allowance)
Additional rate 45% £150,000 and over
Dividend rate 0 % If paying basic rate tax
25 % If higher rated - paid on dividend rec'd.
30.56 % on dividends falling within the additional rate (45%) band.
Inheritance Tax 0% Up to Estate Value of £325,000 (see note 2)
40% Estates over £325,000 (see note 2). A lower rate of 36% may be charged for estates leaving 10% to charity.

Notes

1. Personal allowance may be restricted for individuals with incomes over £100,000. An additional age related allowance may be available for individuals over a certain age.

2. For surviving spouse death after 08-10-07 this may be increased to include the first spouse's unused Nil Rate Band. New rates for estates with charitable bequests.

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VAT

Rate from 4 January 2011 20%

Registration level (joining from 1 April 2015) £82,000.

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Corporate

Profits (from 1 April 2015) 20.00%

Annual investment allowance (from 6 April 2014) £500,000 (from 1 January 2016) £200,000.

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Stamp Duties

Land Tax Non Residential to £150K 0%
£150K to £250K 1%
£250K to £500K 3%
£500K + 4%

Stamp duty Stocks & shares 0.5% (£Nil for consideration up to £1,000)

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N.B. THESE ARE THE MAIN RATES OF TAX AND THERE ARE MANY CIRCUMSTANCES THAT MAY DICTATE CHANGES. FOR A COMPLETE UNDERSTANDING PLEASE CONTACT US WITH FULL DETAILS OF YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES.