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Benefits in kind

Benefits in kind are non-cash rewards that an employee may receive from their employer. These are known as “perks” or “fringe benefits”.

The majority of benefits in kind are completely tax-free, with a few exceptions:

  • a company car that you can also use for private use
  • clothing (however, uniforms or safety gear is tax-free)
  • fuel that you can use for your own private car use as well
  • basically, items that are not meant for use on the job.

You can find your benefits-in-kind on your P11D.

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