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UK PAYE Tax Calculator / Salary Calculator 2014 2013 2012

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Salary Summary
% Yearly Monthly Week 2 Weeks 4 Weeks Day
Gross Pay 100% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Tax free Allowances 0% £10,000.00 £833.33 £192.31 £384.62 £769.23 £38.46
Total taxable 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
xTax due 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
45% tax rate 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
40% tax rate 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
20% tax rate 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
National Insurance 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Total Deductions 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Net Wage 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Employers NI 0% £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Net change from 2013   £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00 £0.00

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Summary of 2014/15 budget changes

A summary of any changes to income tax brackets, personal allowances, allowable deductions, etc for the 2014/15 year to come. 5,935

2014/15 Tax rates and Thresholds are live

The upcoming changes on April 5th are now live on the calculator. If you select the 2014/2015 value from the UK Tax Year field, you should be good to go. 7,894

The 2014/15 tax free allowance is £10,000 and not £10,500

Due to the amount of queries received and apparent confusion, I'd like to clarify that the budget announcement of a £10,500 tax free allowance doesn't come into effect until April 6th 2015. 2,464

Tax Calendar: Important Dates & Deadlines April - May 2014

Now updated with May dates, here's a list of important tax dates and deadlines for the coming months. 51,871

10 things you need to know about running your own Payroll

Whether you’re employer or employee, payroll can, at times, seem like a dark art. Here’s a list of 10 things you need to know about payroll in 2013. 9,943

Contracting / Freelancing - 10 pitfalls to avoid

Get it right and contracting gives you the best of all worlds: flexible working patterns, uncapped income, tax breaks and an ever-growing network of contacts. There are, however, potential pitfalls - here are ten to consciously avoid. 13,020

Carry forward past years pension allowances

Previous years unused pension allowances can be carried forward so you can exceed the £50,000 tax free limit this year. 8,864

Self Assessment -Expenses you can claim back as an employee

Wondering what everyday work expenses you can claim back on your self assessment form? Here are some expenses that a PAYE paying employee can claim. Note these can be back dated to also! 6,241

Self Assessment - Expenses for Self Employed

Tips on what business expenses you can claim when self employed. 4,622

Fears that many parents to be hit by fines due to Child Benefit

Fears are growing that many middle-income families will leave it too late to register for Self Assessment in order to repay the taxes owing on their child benefit. Registering can take 10 days, maybe more, at busy times. 3,393

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April 5th is the deadline to claim back any overpaid tax from 2009/10 570

Take advantage of last year of £50k pension contribution

2013/14 Tax Free allowable Pension Contribution is £50,000. From next April, 2014/15, it will drop to £40,000. Using up your maximum contribution now, and past years, will reduce your next tax bill. 4,847

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Are you selling your family home? Has it been vacant / rented?

If you are selling your family home and it has been vacant or rented for about 18 months, complete the sale by 5th April or pay CGT. 488

New ISA rates to be announced soon, but don't get your hopes up

Within the next few weeks both Santander and Halifax are due to announce details of their new Isa rates in time for the last rush to use up your Personal Tax Free Saving Allowance before April 6th. 778

Don't be late! 31st Jan Self Assessment deadline is nearly up.

If you do not have your online Self Assessment return in by midnight on the 31st January, it will cost you £100 straight away. From there on the fines will only go up. 1,294

1 good reason to complete your Self Assessment over the holidays

Complete your self assessment form online before the 30th December and if your tax bill is less than £3,000 you can have your payments spread throughout the year rather than in one lump sum on Jan 31st 1,068

Last chance to avail of HMRC's Late Tax Return Scheme

Tue the 15th is the closing date of HMRC's scheme offering those with outstanding tax returns a chance to catch up under more favourable terms. 2,911

Self Employed - confused about what tax returns to make

HMRC running a free webinar at 7pm on Oct 7th offering advice on tax requirements for Self Employed. You need to register....... 2,839

Parents affected by Child Benefit Charge need to register for SA

Those parents with income over £50k have to register for Self Assessment by the 5th of Oct or face fines from HMRC 2,287

Friday sees end of HMRC's Property Campaign

For those who want to settle any CGT owing from the sale of an undeclared second property through HMRC's Property Sales Campaign, the closing date is this Fri, the 6th of Sept. 2,170

9th Aug deadline to register for Property Sales Campaign

For those who have recently sold a second property and owe Capital Gains Tax, you need to register for the Property Sales Campaign before Aug 9th to avail of favourable terms. 2,719

Personal Tax Free Allowances 2013

Personal Allowance2012/132013/14Difference
Basic £8,105 £9,440 + £1,335
Aged 65-74 £10,500 £10,500 none
Aged 75+ £10.660 £10,660 none
Married Couples Allowance ( if born before 6th April 1935) £7,705 £7,915 + £210
Blind Person's Allowance £2,100 £2,160 + £60

 Income Tax Bands 2013

Tax Rate2012/132013/14Difference
Basic rate 20%  £0 -£34,370  £0 -£32,010 cut by £2,360
Higher Rate 40%  £34,371 -£150,000  £32,011 - £150,000 increased by £2,360
Additional Rate 50%  £150,001+  No longer in use  
Additional Rate 45% not applicable £150,001+ 5% rate reduction
NOTE: These rates are applied after your tax free allowance has been deducted from your gross wage.

National Insurance Bands 2013

National Insurance2012/132013/14
Lower earnings limit, primary Class 1 £107 per week £109 per week
Upper earnings limit, primary Class 1 £817 per week £797 per week
Primary threshold £146 per week £149 per week
Secondary threshold £144 per week £148 per week
Upper accrual point £770 per week £770 per week
  1. From the 2010-11 tax year the Personal Allowance reduces where the income is above £100, 000 - by £1 for every £2 of income above the £100,000 limit. This reduction applies irrespective of age.
  2. 2. These allowances reduce where the income is above the income limit for age-related allowances by £1 for every £2 of income above the limit. For the 2010-11 tax year the Personal Allowance for people aged 65 to 74 and 75 and over can be reduced below the basic Personal Allowance where the income is above £100,000.
  3. Tax relief for the Married Couple's Allowance is given at the rate of 10 per cent.

* The 10 per cent starting rate applies to savings income only. If your non-savings income is above this limit then the 10 per cent starting rate for savings will not apply.

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