AVRUPA TIMES/LONDON-INCOME TAX ALLOWANCES, Personal allowance, VEHICLE AND FUEL BENEFITS-IN-KIND The taxable benefit-in-kind is calculated as a percentage of the car’s UK list price. The percentage depends on the car’s CO2 emissions in grams per kilometre (g/km).Subject to certain conditions, the unused amount of the annual allowance can be carried forward up to three years and used once the current year annual allowance has been fully utilised.
INCOME TAX ALLOWANCES
Personal savings allowance – Basic-rate taxpayer
– Higher-rate taxpayer
– Additional-rate taxpayer
£1,000 £500 £0 £1,000 £500 £0
Dividend allowance at 0%
Marriage/civil partner transferable allowance**
Trading and property allowance***
Blind person’s allowance
* The personal allowance is reduced by £1 for each £2 of income from £100,000 to £125,140.
** Any unused personal allowance may be transferred to a spouse or civil partner, where the recipient is not liable to higher or additional-rate tax.
*** Landlords and traders with gross income from each of these sources in excess of £1,000 can deduct the allowance from their gross income as an alternative to claiming expenses.