## What was the tax allowance for 2015 to 2016?

Background to the measure Budget 2014 announced that the personal allowance would be increased to £10,500 for 2015-16. This measure goes further by increasing the personal allowance to £10,600 for 2015-16. Legislation will be introduced in Finance Bill 2015 to increase the personal allowance by £100 for 2015-16.

What was the personal allowance for 2014 15?

2. Income tax allowances

£ a year
2013-14 2014-15
Personal Allowance
those born after 5 April 1948 9,440 10,000
those born between 6 April 1938 and 5 April 1948 10,500 10,500

### What was the Personal Allowance for 2019 20?

£12,500
As in the rest of the UK, the tax-free personal allowance has gone up to £12,500 — a £650 a year increase over the current personal allowance. The starter rate threshold has gone up from £13,850 in 2018-19 to £14,549 in 2019-20.

What was the personal allowance for 2019 20?

#### What was the tax allowance for 2018?

£11,850
For the tax year 2018-19, starting on 6th April 2018, the Personal Allowance amount is going up to £11,850. This means if you are a basic rate tax payer you will pay roughly £70 less tax in the 2018/2019 tax year.

What was the tax threshold for 2018?

Tax thresholds, rates and codes

PAYE tax rates and thresholds 2018 to 2019
Employee personal allowance £228 per week £988 per month £11,850 per year
UK basic tax rate 20% on annual earnings above the PAYE tax threshold and up to £34,500
UK higher tax rate 40% on annual earnings from £34,501 to £150,000

## Why are UK taxes so high?

When banks are allowed to create a nation’s money supply, we all end up paying higher taxes. This is because the proceeds from creating new money go to the banks rather than the taxpayer, and because taxpayers end up paying the cost of financial crises caused by the banks.

How old Am I for tax year 2021/2022?

From the date of birth provided (01/01/1970), by the end of tax year 2021/2022, you will be 52 years old. This is the information used to calculate your personal allowance.

### What is the default tax code for 2019?

TAX CODE – Tax codes are automatically calculated and checked for validity. Please make sure you include the letter and the number part, with no spaces. For example, for 2019 the default tax code is 1250L.

How does the tax calculator work?

As this tax calculator is based upon annual calculations, it is working out deductions on an end of year basis, and these will correlate with your pay records as long as the pay, from period to period is regular – or if the amount entered into the calculator is the end of tax year total.

#### How does the calculator breakdown my tax status?

Alongside the numeric comparisons, the calculator will also breakdown your tax status, with the following advanced features: All UK tax codes are accepted and will be decoded and automatically checked, providing an explanation of the tax code as well as a check to make sure the correct amount of tax is being deducted.