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Tax rates

Sources for current and historical tax rates and allowances.

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  • UK rates
  • Other regions
  • UK tax cards 2014-2015

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UK tax rates

Fiscal Facts (IFS)
A key resource for historical comparisons of tax rates. The site includes easy-to-use tables, detailing the main tax rates and thresholds for the current tax year, cross referenced with the historic rates. The historic rates are also listed separately, and include:

  • Income Tax rates and limits 1973–
  • Corporation Tax and allowances 1973–
  • Personal Allowances 1973–
  • VAT Rates 1973–
  • Mortgage interest tax relief 1973–
  • NI rates employed/self-employed 1975–

HMRC Rates and Allowances
Rates and allowances for the current and previous tax years, including:

  • income tax
  • corporation tax
  • capital gains tax
  • stamp taxes
  • inheritance tax
  • national insurance
  • tax credits, Child Benefit and Guardian's Allowance
  • VAT
  • pensions and savings
  • import and export tariffs
  • environmental taxes
  • excise duty rates
  • mileage and fuel allowances
  • exchange rates
  • interest rates.

Rates and Allowances Archive
Archived historic tax rate data from the Inland Revenue and HMRC, including:

  • Income Tax Personal Allowances and Reliefs from 1948–49
  • Capital Gains Tax Rates from 1977–78
  • Corporation Tax Rates from 1970
  • Stamp Duty Rates from 1958

Valuation Office Agency
Executive agency of HMRC with responsibility for business rates. The VOA holds information on its website about procedures, appeals, and a search facility to check the rateable value for business properties by postcode.

Tax rates in other regions

EY global tax guides
Selection of regularly updated tax tables and guides for over 150 jurisdictions, covering corporate tax, VAT and sales taxes, personal tax, estate and inheritance tax and industry-specific taxes.

KPMG Tax rates online
Online tool provided by KPMG that allows users to compare corporate and indirect taxes across multiple countries for any given range of years from 2005. Acorporate tax rates tableindirect tax rates table and individual income tax rates table are also available.

UK tax cards 2014–2015

BDO: Tax Data Guide
Produced by BDO in March 2014.

Deloitte: Tax rates 2014/15
Published by Deloitte in March 2014. Annual tax tables going back to 2002–03 are also available to download in PDF format.

HMRC: Overview of Tax Legislation and Rates (OOTLAR)
This publication sets out the detail of each of the measures announced at Budget 2014. Annex B provides tables of the tax rates and allowances announced in the budget for 2014–15.

KPMG: Budget 2014/15
Tax card published by KPMG in March 2014.

PwC: UK tax datacard 2014/15
Produced by PwC in March 2014.

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