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Taxes

Finding tax taxing? We've created these mini guides to help you navigate all things tax related. From paying income tax to filling in a self assessment, you'll find everything you need below.

Income tax explained
Income tax explained

Income tax is a form of tax that UK taxpayers pay the government on their income. You’re not only taxed on your personal income, but you might also be taxed on other income sources such as dividends and interest from savings over a certain amount.

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Do I need to do a tax return?
Do I need to do a tax return?

With over 10 million Brits needing to fill out a self-assessment tax return and submit it to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) before the January deadline, we've created a guide all about tax returns, who has to complete them and what happens if a tax return is late.

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Tax relief explained
Tax relief explained

This guide explains everything you need to know about tax relief, how it works, what you can claim tax relief on and how you claim it.

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Working from home tax relief explained
Working from home tax relief explained

When employees are asked to work from home, their expenses are likely to increase due to additional use of things like electricity, heating and the internet.

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Inheritance tax
Inheritance tax

In this article, you’ll discover what inheritance tax is, who has to pay it, how it’s calculated and if there are ways you may be able to reduce the amount you’ll pay.

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What you need to know about gifting money
What you need to know about gifting money

In the UK, gifting money to your loved ones is pretty easy, but it’s important to bear in mind that some gifts might be taxed by the government. On this page, you’ll learn everything you need to know about gift tax, including your gift allowance and gifting exclusions.

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Gifting money to children
Gifting money to children

On this page, you’ll learn what these rules are, what the tax implications are on large gifts and things you may want to consider before you give your children money.

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What is the tax return deadline in the UK?
What is the tax return deadline in the UK?

On this page, you’ll learn about the updated tax return deadline, what may happen if you miss the deadline and the key dates you need to know this tax year.

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Indirect tax
Indirect tax

On this page, you’ll find out more about indirect tax, how it works and how it might affect you.

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Capital gains tax on UK property explained
Capital gains tax on UK property explained

Read on to find out more about capital gains tax in the UK and how much you might have to pay.

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