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What are all those deductions in my Pay Packet?

Yes, we all feel like that when we look at our pay slips but there are few means of avoiding the dreaded deductions that Tax and National Insurance have on our Pay.

For detailed explanations on pay deductions and contributions, see the links below.

Pay Deductions

1ActivitiesWhat does Activities mean?
2Actual-interest-rateWhat does Actual-interest-rate mean?
3Administration-feeWhat does Administration-fee mean?
4After-school-clubsWhat does After-school-clubs mean?
5Annual-interest-rateWhat does Annual-interest-rate mean?
6Blind Persons Tax AllowanceWhat does Blind Persons Tax Allowance mean?
7Buildings-and-contents-insuranceWhat does Buildings-and-contents-insurance mean?
8Car-insuranceWhat does Car-insurance mean?
9Car-loan-optionsWhat does Car-loan-options mean?
10Car-loan-providersWhat does Car-loan-providers mean?
11Car-loan-termWhat does Car-loan-term mean?
12Car-loans-and-bad-creditWhat does Car-loans-and-bad-credit mean?
13Car-priceWhat does Car-price mean?
14Cash-depositWhat does Cash-deposit mean?
15Child-benefitWhat does Child-benefit mean?
16Child-careWhat does Child-care mean?
17Child-maintenanceWhat does Child-maintenance mean?
18Child-tax-creditWhat does Child-tax-credit mean?
19Child BenifitWhat does Child Benifit mean?
20Child Care Voucher SchemeWhat does Child Care Voucher Scheme mean?
21CinemaWhat does Cinema mean?
22ClothingWhat does Clothing mean?
23Commuting-costsWhat does Commuting-costs mean?
24Council-taxWhat does Council-tax mean?
25Credit-cardWhat does Credit-card mean?
26Currency-pairWhat does Currency-pair mean?
27Currency-rateWhat does Currency-rate mean?
28Dealer-contributionWhat does Dealer-contribution mean?
29DentalWhat does Dental mean?
30Eating-outWhat does Eating-out mean?
31ElectricityWhat does Electricity mean?
32Employers National Insurance ContributionsWhat does Employers National Insurance Contributions mean?
33FinesWhat does Fines mean?
34Forex-leverageWhat does Forex-leverage mean?
35Forex-marketWhat does Forex-market mean?
36Forex-tradingWhat does Forex-trading mean?
37FuelWhat does Fuel mean?
38GasWhat does Gas mean?
39Giving To CharityWhat does Giving To Charity mean?
40GMFV-final-paymentWhat does GMFV-final-payment mean?
41GroceryWhat does Grocery mean?
42Gross PayWhat does Gross Pay mean?
43Health-insuranceWhat does Health-insurance mean?
44Hmrc Pension ContributionsWhat does Hmrc Pension Contributions mean?
45HobbiesWhat does Hobbies mean?
46HolidaysWhat does Holidays mean?
47Home-helpWhat does Home-help mean?
48InternetWhat does Internet mean?
49InvestmentsWhat does Investments mean?
50Laundry-dry-cleaningWhat does Laundry-dry-cleaning mean?
51Maintenance-marginWhat does Maintenance-margin mean?
52Margin-callWhat does Margin-call mean?
53Margin-ratioWhat does Margin-ratio mean?
54Margin-usedWhat does Margin-used mean?
55Married Couples Tax AllowanceWhat does Married Couples Tax Allowance mean?
56MedicalWhat does Medical mean?
57Mobile-phonesWhat does Mobile-phones mean?
58Monthly-PCP-loan-paymentWhat does Monthly-PCP-loan-payment mean?
59MortgageWhat does Mortgage mean?
60Mortgage-lendersWhat does Mortgage-lenders mean?
61Mortgage-typesWhat does Mortgage-types mean?
62Mortgages-in-the-ukWhat does Mortgages-in-the-uk mean?
63National Insurance ContributionsWhat does National Insurance Contributions mean?
64Net PayWhat does Net Pay mean?
65New-mortgageWhat does New-mortgage mean?
66Nights-inWhat does Nights-in mean?
67Nights-outWhat does Nights-out mean?
68NurseryWhat does Nursery mean?
69Option-to-purchase-feeWhat does Option-to-purchase-fee mean?
70Other-insuranceWhat does Other-insurance mean?
71Paid-televisionWhat does Paid-television mean?
72Parking-costsWhat does Parking-costs mean?
73Part-exchange-valueWhat does Part-exchange-value mean?
74Pay As You EarnWhat does Pay As You Earn mean?
75Pay DeductionsWhat does Pay Deductions mean?
76PCP-financeWhat does PCP-finance mean?
77PCP-finance-new-carsWhat does PCP-finance-new-cars mean?
78PCP-finance-used-carsWhat does PCP-finance-used-cars mean?
79PensionWhat does Pension mean?
80Pension ContributionsWhat does Pension Contributions mean?
81Personal-insuranceWhat does Personal-insurance mean?
82Personal-loansWhat does Personal-loans mean?
83Price-interest-pointsWhat does Price-interest-points mean?
84Private-pensionWhat does Private-pension mean?
85Reduce Your National Insurance PaymentsWhat does Reduce Your National Insurance Payments mean?
86Regular-savingsWhat does Regular-savings mean?
87RentWhat does Rent mean?
88Road-taxWhat does Road-tax mean?
89Salary SacrificeWhat does Salary Sacrifice mean?
90SavingsWhat does Savings mean?
91School-mealsWhat does School-meals mean?
92SportsWhat does Sports mean?
93State BenefitsWhat does State Benefits mean?
94State PensionWhat does State Pension mean?
95Student LoanWhat does Student Loan mean?
96SubscriptionWhat does Subscription mean?
97TakeawayWhat does Takeaway mean?
98Taxable PayWhat does Taxable Pay mean?
99Tax AvoidanceWhat does Tax Avoidance mean?
100Tax Free AllowanceWhat does Tax Free Allowance mean?
101Tax PayableWhat does Tax Payable mean?
102Tax RebateWhat does Tax Rebate mean?
103Tax YearWhat does Tax Year mean?
104TelephoneWhat does Telephone mean?
105Total-amount-of-creditWhat does Total-amount-of-credit mean?
106Total-amount-payableWhat does Total-amount-payable mean?
107Total-interest-paidWhat does Total-interest-paid mean?
108Total-to-be-repaidWhat does Total-to-be-repaid mean?
109Tv-licenseWhat does Tv-license mean?
110WaterWhat does Water mean?
111Working-tax-creditWhat does Working-tax-credit mean?
112Working HoursWhat does Working Hours mean?
113Workplace-pension-schemesWhat does Workplace-pension-schemes mean?

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