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Taxable income is income that you have to pay tax on. In many countries – including the UK – not all your income is taxable.
For every taxpayer in the UK, taxable income is your total income (not just from salary) minus the Personal Allowance (worth £12,570 this tax year). This is automatic – you don’t need to claim it or anything.
In addition to the Personal Allowance, you can also reduce your taxable income by claiming other allowances depending on your situation:
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