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Dividend tax increase from 6 April 2022 Alexander Accountancy Burton on Trent

Dividend tax increase from 6 April 2022

A reminder that the 1.25% increase in NIC contributions that came into effect on 6 April 2022 are reflected in a similar increase in the tax charge on dividends.  This means […]

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Alexander Accountancy - Autumn budget news - dividend tax

Autumn Budget 2021 – Dividend tax rates

As announced on 7 September 2021, the 1.25% increase in NIC contributions from April 2022 will be mirrored by a similar increase in the tax charge on dividends. From April 2022, […]

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How are dividends taxed?

How are dividends taxed?

The dividend tax allowance was first introduced back in 2016 and replaced the old dividend tax credit with an annual £5,000 dividend allowance with

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Corporate structures Alexander Accountancy Burton upon Trent

Why pay dividend tax?

Changes in the way dividends are taxed have made it harder for business owners to extract funds from their limited companies. This year the zero rate band has been reduced […]

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