Most people are entitled to an allowance to deduct from their income tax-free. Do you know what you're entitled to?
George Osborne has fuelled outrage with one in six taxpayers now paying tax at the 40 per cent higher rate.
The Personal Allowance has been increased to £10,000 as part of this year's budget reforms.
There were no surprises in the Finance Act 2011 regarding income tax rates or allowances.
There have been small but significant changes to the
thresholds in the 2011 income tax system, which will result in thousands of
taxpayers being placed in new tax bands.