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Income Tax Allowances
Income Tax Rates
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Individual Savings Accounts
Capital Gains Tax
Corporation Tax
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Key Facts

Income Tax Allowances

  2017/18 2016/17
Personal allowance
General 11,500 11,000
Income limit 100,000 100,000
Born before 6.4.1935 11,150 10,660
Age allowance income limit N/A 27,000
Minimum where income exceeds age limit (subject to general income limit) N/A 10,660
Transferable marriage allowance1 1,150 1,100
Married couple's allowance1 (reief at 10%)
Either partner born before 6.4.1935 8,445 8,355
Age allowance income limit 28,000 27,700
Minimum where income exceeds limit 3,260 3,220
Blind person's allowance 2,320 2,290
Trading allowance2 1,000 N/A
Property income allowance2 1,000 N/A
Dividend allowance 5,000 5,000
Personal savings allowance

Basic rate taxpayers
High rate taxpayers 500

1 Available for civil partners.
2 For 2017/18, profits are not charged to income tax where recipients do not exceed allowance.


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Malcolm J. Greer
3 Jesse Terrace, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 7RS
Tel: 01189 588535 ~ Fax: 0118 919 7778