• Posted December 11, 2019

Marriage allowance or married couples allowance – What’s the difference?

What is the difference between marriage allowance or married couples allowance? Although these allowances sound similar, the eligibility requirements are quite different. What is Marriage Allowance? Marriage allowance is a tax relief that allows a UK tax payer to transfer 10% of their personal allowance to their spouse or civil partner, in 2019/20 this is […]

  • Posted September 12, 2016

Would the marriage tax allowance benefit me?

Are you married or in a civil partnership? Is one of you a non-taxpayer? Is the other partner a basic rate tax payer? If the answer to all of these questions is yes, you may be entitled to claim the marriage tax allowance.   The marriage tax allowance allows the non-tax paying partner to transfer […]