Tax Break for Living Wage Payers would be good for Everyone and IHT Principle Private Residence Exception

Friday, July 3, 2015 Print Email

The Chancellor is given an advice by the ACCA in advance of emergency budget.

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) demands the Chancellor to grant a raise in National Insurance limit to all those workers who give money for the living wage on when he announces budget on 8th of July.

Tax break is taken as an enticement to ffering the 'tax break' as an incentive to multiply the wages on hourly bases for the small wage earners. Not only would this prove advantageous for the employees but also enhance the Treasury coffers.

ACCA taxation department’ head, Chas Roy-Chowdhury clarifies that currently if a person of age 21 earns the least amount of salary by working 40 hours every week, he will have a net income of £13,520 per annum. According to this a minimum of £2,000 remains after deducting the personal allowance. Nonetheless, increasing this number to the living income in the London outskirts a worker would get around £16,325 or £19,032 within London. This states that the taxable income would be doubled.

A tax break is a workable incentive for an employer, increasing their monthly increment would also amplify the tax issued by the government. Also an addition to the wages could help encourage motivation and productivity amongst the working class, leading to more profits over a period of time.

ACCA has yet more to offer for the betterment of working class like an increase in the National Insurance Contributions limit and the eradication from the inheritance tax of the principle confidential residence.

Chas Roy-Chowdhury had more to say about the national insurance limit which has not changed even after increasing the income tax’s personal allowance during the previous parliament. He is of the view that a minor raise here would bring down the tax bills and leave people with more capital to expend on the high street –additionally reinforcing the “economic recovery”

Source: ReadyRatios

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