Definition of 'personal allowance'
Example sentences containing 'personal allowance'
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The big increase in the income tax personal allowance will have made this worse. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It would probably be tempting to use the savings to increase the income tax personal allowance. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The couple will benefit mainly from changes to the income tax personal allowance and national insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Surely the best answer is to align the proposed national minimum wage with the income tax personal allowance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They favour the measure because the lowest earners would not feel any benefit from further increases to the income tax personal allowance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Increasing the personal allowance was a good first step towards raising it to 10,000. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This group pays an effective 60% tax because the personal allowance is clawed back once earnings reach 100,000. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They can transfer unlimited assets between each other to make use of each spouse's capital gains allowance, personal allowance and income tax bands. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The link between the full-year minimum wage and the personal allowance for tax and NI should be made explicit. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Definition of personal allowance from the Collins English Dictionary
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