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Money and benefits

6) Tax Issues for carers

Other than Income tax, the main tax issues which may affect you in your carer role are as follows:

  • VAT (Value Added Tax)
  • Council Tax
  • Tax credits
  • Pension credits for carers

For more information on carer employment rights see Topic 7: Carer’s rights on this website.