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Tax Rates

Here we have the main tax rates for the last eight years in the UK, including allowances and limits. We also have the USA tax rates and much, much more.

Areas covered:

  • Income tax rates
  • National Insurance rates
  • Tax allowances and limits
  • Corporation tax rates
  • Capital gains tax rates
  • Inheritance tax rates

 VAT Rates

We show all the VAT rates and limits for the UK and for the European Union.

Tax Terms Explained

Search words used in the tax industry. You may have come across a few and may have heard a few from your accountant and tax adviser.

Inland Revenue Interest Rates

This section includes the interest rates for unpaid tax, beneficial loans and inheritance tax purposes.

Gov Tax Updates

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From HM Revenue & Customs

Corporate information: HM Revenue & Customs – Research at HMRC
The HMRC research programme supports and provides evidence for how we make and evaluate our policies.

Guidance: Agent services account: service availability and issues
Check the availability and any issues affecting the agent services account.

Guidance: Making Tax Digital for VAT: service availability and issues
Check the availability and any issues affecting Making Tax Digital for VAT.

Guidance: Use software to send Income Tax updates: service availability and issues
Check the availability and any issues affecting this service.

Guidance: Check the list of registered Landfill Tax site operators
Use this list to check if there is a registered landfill site operator near you.

Property Income Manual
How rents from UK properties are taxed

News story: HMRC to accept service of legal proceedings by email
The service of new legal proceedings and pre-action letters on HMRC should be via email during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Detailed guide: Deferral of VAT payments due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
The VAT payments deferral scheme ended on 30 June 2020 as previously set out.

Capital Gains Manual
This manual is to help people compute chargeable gains (and allowable losses) for both capital gains tax and corporation tax purposes or check computations. It supplements the basic guidance in the tax return and Help Sheets. It is written primarily for HMRC staff but it will also assist customers and their professional advisers. Customers filling in tax returns may not need to use the Capital Gains Manual at all. You can get basic information on how to compute chargeable gains (and allowable losses) from the Capital Gains pages of the tax return and the related Help Sheets. The "Published Date" at the top of a page is the date when the page was loaded onto the website. The content of a page in this manual will be older than the published date.

Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts on visits: CC/FS1k
This factsheet provides information about impacts on visits due to coronavirus (COVID-19).


From HM Treasury

Correspondence: Treatment of government grant support schemes in business interruption insurance settlements: Letter from the Economic Secretary to the Treasury to the Association of British Insurers
A response from HM Treasury to the letter sent by the Association of British Insurers regarding the practice of insurers deducting the value of government grants from business interruption insurance settlements.

News story: Winter Economy Plan to support Scottish firms and workers
Rishi Sunak unveils government’s plan to protect jobs and support businesses over the coming months.

National Statistics: Public sector finances bulletin
The public sector finances statistical bulletin.

Transparency data: OSCAR – publishing data from the database: September 2020
The first quarterly OSCAR transparency release for 2020 to 2021.

News story: Chancellor outlines Winter Economy Plan
Rishi Sunak unveils government’s plan to protect jobs and support businesses over the coming months.

Policy paper: Job Support Scheme
This Job Support Scheme factsheet explains what is covered by the grant, which employers and employees are eligible, and how to claim.

Policy paper: Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) Grant Extension
This SEISS Grant Extension factsheet explains what is covered by the grant, who is eligible, and how to claim.

Policy paper: Winter Economy Plan
This is the Winter Economy Plan update in full.

Speech: Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak on the Winter Economy Plan
Winter Economy Plan speech as delivered by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.

Policy paper: Scottish income tax outturn reconciliation for 2018-19
This technical note explains how the 2018-19 income tax data published by HMRC today is used to update the Scottish Government’s funding.

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