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    • menageamoi
    • By menageamoi 8th Apr 18, 5:00 PM
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    Other reasons for NT code
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    • 8th Apr 18, 5:00 PM
    Other reasons for NT code 8th Apr 18 at 5:00 PM
    hi

    Just a pride thing really but what other reasons other than BR would there be for having an NT tax code? It's just that we have someone new doing my employer's payroll and I'd like to have a story in case I'm asked...

    cheers
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    • TheGardener
    • By TheGardener 8th Apr 18, 5:43 PM
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    • 8th Apr 18, 5:43 PM
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    • 8th Apr 18, 5:43 PM
    There is an old post here http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=894047

    I had a very large employer (over 5000 employees) but I did get a call from payroll asking if I knew my tax code had been changed. I told them that I was in dispute with HMRC over a previous family business tax account and that they had admitted their calculations were wrong and I'd paid way too much tax and now we were just haggling about the actual amount - in the meantime they were giving me an NT code while they worked out how much rebate they owed me - it was accepted as a perfectly reasonable response.

    Its also worth mentioning that anyone in payroll who discusses your code with anyone other than you or HMRC is guilty of gross misconduct - and that includes even discussing it with the boss
    Last edited by TheGardener; 08-04-2018 at 5:45 PM.
    • menageamoi
    • By menageamoi 9th Apr 18, 11:22 AM
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    • 9th Apr 18, 11:22 AM
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    • 9th Apr 18, 11:22 AM
    Thanks - I'd guessed that I could use a reason something like that
    Last edited by menageamoi; 09-04-2018 at 11:22 AM. Reason: typo
    • Dazed and confused
    • By Dazed and confused 9th Apr 18, 8:49 PM
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    • 9th Apr 18, 8:49 PM
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    • 9th Apr 18, 8:49 PM
    Some examples here,

    https://www.gov.uk/hmrc-internal-manuals/paye-manual/paye11010

    But would someone you don't even know be that interested in your tax code in the first place?
    • menageamoi
    • By menageamoi 10th Apr 18, 3:22 PM
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    • 10th Apr 18, 3:22 PM
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    • 10th Apr 18, 3:22 PM
    Thanks - she's quite er..chatty... ;-)
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