Tax rates, allowances and amounts
- How much of your income is taxed
- How to go about calculating your tax bill – the factors you should take into account
- Full details of tax allowances for the tax years 2012-13 and 2013-14
What's in this guide
Learn what income tax, National Insurance, stamp duty, VAT and the other main taxes are all about and how much you can expect to pay.
Our handy list of allowances allows you to work out exactly how much tax-free income you are entitled to.
Find out which payments can be set against your income to reduce the amount of tax you have to pay.
Work out how much tax you can expect to pay on various forms of income, such as employment, pensions, property and savings.