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personal pension payments and Tax Credits

(4 Posts)
Dragonsdaughter Wed 03-Feb-16 12:50:39

Do personal self invested pension payments get taken off income for the purposes of tax credits and also how is the tax credited back? Thanks

Chasingsquirrels Wed 03-Feb-16 19:00:41

tax credit purposes - yes, it is you taxable income which is after the pension contribution

tax credit - the SIPP should reclaim from HMRC

Dragonsdaughter Wed 03-Feb-16 22:44:06

Thanks - think i need to make some pension payments smile

AveEldon Thu 04-Feb-16 10:16:21

Gift aid is also taken off your income figures

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