Working past retirement age20190604230000

Working past retirement age

June 4, 2019
There are many taxpayers who have reached the State Pension age and continue to work. In most cases they no longer need to pay any National Insurance ...
NICs and termination payments20190501040000

NICs and termination payments

May 1, 2019
The National Insurance Contributions (NICs) Bill was introduced into Parliament on 25 April 2019. The Bill will see the introduction of a new 13.8% Em...
Topping up your self-employed NIC contributions20190314040000

Topping up your self-employed NIC contributions

March 14, 2019
In many circumstances it can be beneficial to make voluntary Class 2 National Insurance Contributions (NICs) to increase your entitlement to benefits,...
National Insurance if you go abroad20190227040000

National Insurance if you go abroad

February 27, 2019
If you move abroad it can often be advantageous to continue paying your UK National Insurance Contributions (NICs) in order to preserve your entitleme...
Class 4 NICs who is liable?20190213040000

Class 4 NICs who is liable?

February 13, 2019
There are two types of National Insurance Contributions (NICs) payable by most self-employed people. These are known as Class 2 NICs and Class 4 NICs....
Checking your NIC records20190206040000

Checking your NIC records

February 6, 2019
HMRC offers an online service to check your National Insurance Contributions (NIC) record online. In order to use the service, you will need to have a...
Checking a National Insurance Record20190102040000

Checking a National Insurance Record

January 2, 2019
HMRC offers an online service to check a National Insurance record. In order to use the service you will need to have a Government Gateway account. If...
Taxation of termination payments20181205040000

Taxation of termination payments

December 5, 2018
In the 2016 Budget, the government announced that termination payments over £30,000 would be subject to employer National Insurance Contributions (NIC...