Your Back Payments

Back payments of up to £1000 will be issued on application.

Back payments are £250 for every year you have been married to a maximum of £1000. Payments are processed within 6-8 weeks.

You can apply if all the following are applicable:

  • you’re married or in a civil partnership.
  • one of you pays Income Tax at the basic rate, which usually means income is between £12,501 and £50,000.
  • one of you does not pay Income Tax.
  • you were both born after  6/4/1935.