Boris Johnson Tax Calculator - £56,000.00 Salary Example (£56K Salary)

This Salary and Tax Calculator is provided to illustrate how Boris Johnsons planned changes to the higher Rate Income Tax Threshold will affect a £56,000.00 Salary (£56K Salary). The illustration also includes an overview of a current 2019 salary example for £56,000.00 and an salary example for £56,000.00 if the personal allowance were to be increase to £30k (a solution which would affect all tax ayers, not just those who earner over £50k.

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£56,000.00 Salary Comparison
WhatCurrent (2019)Boris £80k Higher Rate ThresholdiCalculator £30k Personal Allowance
Net Pay39389.4440368.4843228.48
Difference n/a979.039999999993839.04
Take Home70.34%72.09%77.19%

You can see a detailed salary overview for each of these calculations below.

About the Boris Johnson Salary Examples

In order to provide a like-for-like salary comparison against our three tax scenarios, we have used the following defaults:

  1. Annual Salary before tax: £56,000.00
  2. The individual is part of a company pension scheme
    1. An Employer Pension Contribution of 5% has been applied
    2. An Employee Pension Contribution of 3% has been applied
  3. A standard tax code has been used
  4. Salary is calculated over a full tax year
  5. There are no salary sacrifice options included
  6. There are no special National Insurance Contibutions rules /exemptions (Employer or Employee)

2019 Salary Example for £56,000.00 (Current)

£56,000.00 Salary Example 2019/20 Tax Year
YearlyMonthly4 Weekly2 WeeklyWeeklyDailyHourly%1
Gross Income56,000.004,666.674,307.692,153.851,076.92221.3430.77100.00%
Adjusted Gross Income253,200.004,433.334,092.312,046.151,023.08210.2829.2395.00%
Tax Free Personal Allowance12,500.001,041.67961.54480.77240.3849.416.8722.32%
Company Pension: Employee2,800.00233.33215.38107.6953.8511.071.545.00%
Company Pension: Employer1,680.00140.00129.2364.6232.316.640.923.00%
Taxable Pay40,700.003,391.673,130.771,565.38782.69160.8722.3672.68%
Tax Due [PAYE]8,780.00731.67675.38337.69168.8534.704.8215.68%
National Insurance5,030.56419.21386.97193.4896.7419.882.768.98%
Total Pay Deductions16,610.561,384.211,277.74638.87319.4365.659.1329.66%
Net Pay39,389.443,282.453,029.961,514.98757.49155.6921.6470.34%

Employers NIC Contribution6,150.38512.53473.11236.55118.2824.313.3810.98%
Salary Package [Cost of Employee]63,830.385,319.204,910.032,455.011,227.51252.2935.07113.98%

1 Percentage expressed in relation to Gross Income [£53,200.00].

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2019 Salary Example for £56,000.00 (Planned by Boris Johnson)

£56,000.00 Salary Example 2019/20 Tax Year (Planned by Boris Johnson)
YearlyMonthly4 Weekly2 WeeklyWeeklyDailyHourly%1
Gross Income56,000.004,666.674,307.692,153.851,076.92221.3430.77100.00%
Adjusted Gross Income253,200.004,433.334,092.312,046.151,023.08210.2829.2395.00%
Tax Free Personal Allowance12,500.001,041.67961.54480.77240.3849.416.8722.32%
Company Pension: Employee2,800.00233.33215.38107.6953.8511.071.545.00%
Company Pension: Employer1,680.00140.00129.2364.6232.316.640.923.00%
Taxable Pay40,700.003,391.673,130.771,565.38782.69160.8722.3672.68%
Tax Due [PAYE]8,140.00678.33626.15313.08156.5432.174.4714.54%
National Insurance4,691.52390.96360.89180.4490.2218.542.588.38%
Total Pay Deductions15,631.521,302.631,202.42601.21300.6161.788.5927.91%
Net Pay40,368.483,364.043,105.271,552.63776.32159.5622.1872.09%

Employers NIC Contribution6,179.09514.92475.31237.66118.8324.423.4011.03%
Salary Package [Cost of Employee]63,859.095,321.594,912.242,456.121,228.06252.4135.09114.03%

1 Percentage expressed in relation to Gross Income [£53,200.00].

2019 Salary Example for £56,000.00 (Suggested by iCalculator)

£56,000.00 Salary Example 2019/20 Tax Year (Suggested by iCalculator)
YearlyMonthly4 Weekly2 WeeklyWeeklyDailyHourly%1
Gross Income56,000.004,666.674,307.692,153.851,076.92221.3430.77100.00%
Adjusted Gross Income253,200.004,433.334,092.312,046.151,023.08210.2829.2395.00%
Tax Free Personal Allowance30,000.002,500.002,307.691,153.85576.92118.5816.4853.57%
Company Pension: Employee2,800.00233.33215.38107.6953.8511.071.545.00%
Company Pension: Employer1,680.00140.00129.2364.6232.316.640.923.00%
Taxable Pay23,200.001,933.331,784.62892.31446.1591.7012.7541.43%
Tax Due [PAYE]5,280.00440.00406.15203.08101.5420.872.909.43%
National Insurance4,691.52390.96360.89180.4490.2218.542.588.38%
Total Pay Deductions12,771.521,064.29982.42491.21245.6150.487.0222.81%
Net Pay43,228.483,602.373,325.271,662.63831.32170.8623.7577.19%

Employers NIC Contribution6,179.09514.92475.31237.66118.8324.423.4011.03%
Salary Package [Cost of Employee]63,859.095,321.594,912.242,456.121,228.06252.4135.09114.03%

1 Percentage expressed in relation to Gross Income [£53,200.00].

Further Reading

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