# £11,500 After Tax Explained

Now let's see how we've calculated your tax on your £11,500 income.

• You have a tax free personal allowance of £12,500 (for earnings between Apr 2019-Apr 2020) – this means that on £12,500 from your salary you won’t pay any tax.
• As your total yearly earnings of £11,500 are below this personal allowance, you will pay no tax on your income.
• However, even if you pay no tax, you might still have to pay National Insurance on some part of your £11,500 income.
• Please note: There are different tax rules for Scotland. To calculate you tax and net pay for Scotland, please use our advanced tax calculator.

# National Insurance Explained

Apart from income tax, you might also need to pay National Insurance if you earn above £8,632 this financial year (or above £719/month).

• As your total yearly earnings of £11,500 are above this threshold , you will have to pay National Insurance on the sum that is above £8,632.
• This means that a total amount of £2,868 from your earnings will be liable for National Insurance.
• On this sum, you'll pay a total amount of £344 in National Insurance (or £29/month).
• Here is how NI brackets Works in the UK:
• You have a NI free earning bracket - you won't have to pay NI for the first £8,632 that you are earning in a year. If you earn above this sum: 12% NI on the earnings between £8,632 and £50,000
• You’ll pay 12% NI on the earnings between £8,632 and £50,000
• You’ll pay 2% NI on the earnings above £50,000

# £ 11,500 after tax break-down

 Year Month Week Day Hour Gross income £11,500 £958 £221 £44.20 £5.53 Personal allowance £12,500 £1,042 £240 £48.00 £6.00 Total taxable £0 £0 £0 £0.00 £0.00 Tax £0 £0 £0 £0.00 £0.00 National insurance £344 £29 £7 £1.40 £0.18 Net pay £11,156 £930 £215 £43.00 £5.38

# Payslip for £11,500 salary

This is how your payslip looks like, if you earn £11,500 per year.

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Employee No
015
Employee Name
Boris Johnson
Process Date
04/Apr/2020
National Insurance Number
NH000000F
Payments
Salary
Units
44.20
Rate
5.53
Amount
958
Deductions
PAYE Tax
National Insurance
Amount
0
29
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