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Your total rental income tax that you have to pay to HMRC depends on three things:
In your case you earned £18,000 from renting out a buy to let property, on top of £38,000 from other sources.
Your rental earnings are £18,000
You can claim £1,000 as a tax-free property allowance.
As a result, your taxable rental income will be: £17,000.
The first £12,270 will be taxed at 20%: £2,454 in rental income tax.
The next £4,730 will be taxed at 40%: £1,892 in rental income tax.
Did you know that you can earn up to £7,500 per tax year in rent, tax-free with the Rent-a-Room Scheme? You won’t even need to file a tax return.
Do you have a lodger but didn’t realise this meant HMRC classes you as a landlord? Watch this 10(ish) second video to learn more about what you can do.
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