Most self-employed people pay NI as part of their Self Assessment tax bill.
You need to pay 2 types of National Insurance if you’re self-employed:
For the 2018-2019 tax year, the National Insurance contributions rates are:
You don’t pay through Self Assessment if you’re:
You can still make voluntary Class 2 National Insurance payments - for example to make sure you get the full State Pension or to cover gaps in your NI record.
Most UK residents receive their National Insurance number (NINO) automatically just before their 16th birthday.
If you just moved to the UK , you likely don’t have one.
Here's how to get it:
You can find your National Insurance number on your payslip, P60, or any letter from the HRMC.
If you still cannot find it, fill in form CA5403 and send it to the HMRC. You'll receive your NINO by post within 15 working days.
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