Tax relief

How long does it take to get the tax relief from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)?

If your employer is using the ‘net pay arrangement’ method where your contributions are taken from your pay before tax, …

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I live in Scotland, how do I receive tax relief on my contributions?

If your employer takes your contributions before tax (known as a net pay arrangement), you only pay tax on what’s …

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My statement doesn’t show any tax relief. Do I need to claim this back from HM Revenue & Customs?

If you’re under the age of 75, and your statement doesn’t show tax relief, this means you’re receiving tax relief …

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What’s ‘relief at source’?

 For more information about the relief at source method, please visit our pension tax webpage.

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What’s a ‘net pay arrangement’?

For more information about the net pay arrangement, please visit our pension tax webpage.

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How do I claim higher rate tax relief on my contributions?

  If your pension contributions have been deducted from net pay (after tax has been deducted) and you’re a higher …

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Why can’t I see any tax relief on my Online Account?

There are two reasons you might not be able to see tax relief on your Online Account. Your pension contribution …

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My employer is deducting contributions before tax is taken from my wages. If I don’t earn enough to pay income tax, how do I claim tax relief on my contributions?

  If your earnings are below the annual income tax personal allowance (£12,570 in the 2021/2022 tax year), as your …

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What’s tax relief?

 For more information about tax relief, please visit our pension tax webpage.    

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How is the tax relief applied to my pot with The People’s Pension?

Every time you pay into your pension, the government will let you hold on to some of the tax you would’ve …

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